You know what they say, never trust an estate agent, a recruitment consultant or a man who is left alone with a tea cosy and doesn't try it on. Well Billy Connolly may take the blame for the latter quote and estate agents are notoriously slippery, so what's the score with...
November 4, 2011 11:51 AM
It's important to remember what we mean when we talk about hacking these days. Hacking has many positive connotations and is often used hand-in-hand with the term 'mashup'. Coders using APIs relating to popular web services to provide new incremental layers of user functionality is, of...
November 3, 2011 7:32 AM
, Big Data
Trends typifying data usage today appear to fall into four categories. Volume, velocity, variety and variability; allow me to explain...
Volume -- of data is getting higher/bigger than ever.
Velocity -- of data is increasing e.g. Complex Event Processing of real time data.
Variety -- of data is...
November 1, 2011 2:48 PM
, Mobile Application Development
San Antonio based web application security specialist Denim Group has been airing its opinions on the security challenges facing developers looking at mobile app creation.
The company asserts that mobile applications can be (especially) challenging to develop securely because they have "a very...