software development

5 Free Online Courses to Grow Your Tech Skills

At one time, universities and colleges were institutes of higher learning for those who were passionate about acquiring knowledge. Today, education discussions tend to to center around how much individuals can make with their degree. Thanks to the Internet there are still places that offer open learning initiatives designed to help a new generation of… Continue reading 5 Free Online Courses to Grow Your Tech Skills

Mobile, Swift

Swift: 7 reasons why Objective-C could be left behind

Last year Apple introduced Swift, its own programming language, which was focused on making it easier to build apps. Many reviews have praised Swift as the strong alternative of Objective C and even it will replace ‘C’ for embedded coding on entire Apple platform including Mac, iOS handheld devices, and wearable devices in near future. There… Continue reading Swift: 7 reasons why Objective-C could be left behind

Frameworks, software development

Zend Framework 2 and Symfony 2 comparison: which one of these frameworks to choose for your business?

Building software applications can be a complex, time consuming process, however utilizing a framework can help you develop projects faster (by reusing generic components and modules), and work better (building on one unified structural foundation). Using a framework also facilitates scalability and long-term maintenance by complying with development standards, keeping your code organized and allowing… Continue reading Zend Framework 2 and Symfony 2 comparison: which one of these frameworks to choose for your business?

Node.js, PHP, software development

NodeJS vs PHP: what is better?

The competition in the server side programming department is getting tougher with each month, especially with the recent popularity of NodeJS. However let`s look how everything began. PHP appeared about 20 years ago, in 1995 and ever since then it has been a number one language for back-end developers and has gathered a big community… Continue reading NodeJS vs PHP: what is better?