We have been taught from our school days about computer hardware and input devices. The computer mouse has been on top of the list of input devices. However, it now looks like the reign of the mouse is reaching its end. 3D imaging is progressing at a rate that it can take over current trends in input technology. Since the release of smartphones and tablets, users have become too attached to wireless and touch screen technologies, which are both intuitive as well as user friendly. The latest development is the 3D computer input device – 3DTouch! (more…)
The world has already been addicted to handheld devices and smart devices. It’s been a decade since users started swapping back and forth between iOS and Android smartphones. The IT industry has also been growing and shaping itself into a smart, device-friendly community. It has grown to such a large extent that the future of mobility is being evaluated based on the “smartness” factor of devices.
Android holds more than 40% of the market share for mobile operating systems (Wikipedia). In the US, Android was ranked as the top smartphone platform with a 51% share (comScore Reports, January 2014). There is no mistaking the popularity of this platform, which of course makes it increasingly prone to security attacks. Security testers and Android application builders can leave no stones unturned under the circumstances. (more…)
This article demonstrates how to send emails from .NET framework using WCF service. In real time projects, it is a common task to send emails from our applications. In .NET, sending emails is very easy to implement. I have developed a small piece of code which sends email via Gmail account.
While developing any application, one of the common problems faced by developers is, passing data between the server and the client. Today, there are thousands of applications and services that can implement this data interchange, making development much easier. JSON, XML, and YAML are some of the services that make a developer’s life less miserable.