As the last iPhone release wanes on the horizon, Apple adds American Express, Visa, MasterCard as mobile payment partners. Oh, and did you read that NFC will be there as… Read more Late to the NFC-Party: Apple adds American Express, Visa, MasterCard as mobile payment partners →
In “Leichte Dellen” iX, a Heise publication, details the situation of software development that requires Agile, but doesn’t allow for it (e.g. due to customer maturity issues). More often than… Read more When Agile doesn’t work (Article in German) →
This sounds, like IRC is back – just in a professional way and already connected to everything a development team could dream of. It has just about everything conected, from… Read more Is IRC back, just now in professional attire? →
The size and scope of this problem is substantial, and there is no end in sight. Anonymized data from more than 6 million active customer mobile applications analyzed by RiskIQ helps quantify the issue: 245,000+ apps have account grabbing capabilities 497,000+ apps can control vibration 212,000+ apps are capable of accessing the camera 184,000+ apps can access contacts 66,000+ apps can read SMS Read more: Why John McAfee Is Paranoid About Mobile.
Diwakar Gupta and Brian Denton shed some light on the problem in and opportunities of scheduling in the healthcare sector. “Appointment scheduling systems are used by primary and specialty care… Read more Appointment scheduling in the healthcare industry, a challenge and an opportunity →
Azure has so many great features, but simply doesn’t help you if your Linux choice is Red Hat Enterprise. AWS doesn’t help you in automatically restarting VMs on their own and require their clients to use their tools of managing the computing power. There are hidden pitfalls that InformationWeek has a great article on making the right choice when choosing your cloud vendor in their article “Hidden Cloud Costs: AWS, Azure Management Costs Compared.” I used to have a good spreadsheet that compared the costs with the different standard options,… Read more Hidden Cloud Costs: AWS, Azure Management Costs Compared – InformationWeek article worth reading →
Let’s see what happens, when startups start solving real problems! Like, for example nuclear fusion, healthcare and vaccination or a real quantum computer…
This article highlights in simple words, why developed economies seem to be sluggish in taking up mobile payments in spite of everybody and their uncle trying to start that business… Read more Why Consumers Aren’t Buying the Idea of Mobile Wallets – Yet →