Hiring good people is an enormously difficult task. The task is further complicated when interviewing technical talent, as you may not be knowledgeable of all the factors that go into writing good code. On top of that, there are so many factors that go into assessing an individual that go far beyond recognizing skills, experience and education. What makes someone a good fit for a role is seldom seen in a resume; the intangibles are what truly set candidates apart.
A key element of website usability is learnability, which refers to how quickly users learn an interface. This subject may be a no-brainer when it comes to simple blogs. But complex sites such as Facebook with many features pose greater obstacles to new users. It is thought that learnability affects websites’ growth.
We’re just over halfway through 2016, and it’s already proven to be a turbulent year in the realm of technology. We’re seeing more and more intersection between technology and other economic and industrial forces. Whether it’s Apple’s refusal to unlock the iPhone for the FBI or the upcoming presidential election adding uncertainty to the future of Biotech stocks, technology is practically inextricable from the other major factors that keep our world going.
As a concept, virtual reality is by no means new. Remember that old View-Master toy you had as a kid, how you could stare through the lenses for hours as you flicked your way through breathtaking landscapes, gazing on with wonder as if you were actually there? That was an early, rudimentary application of virtual reality. Now, in 2016, virtual reality technology is having a breakout moment, poised to become one of the hottest tech trends in recent memory. The conversation about VR’s massive potential began when Facebook bought Oculus in a billion-dollar blockbuster acquisition back in 2014, and 2016 marks the real coming out party, with the “big three” VR devices—Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and PS VR—all being released commercially at some point this year. Now, it seems like everyone is talking about and investing heavily in VR technology, a phenomenon more or less proven true at this year’s CES, where, by all accounts, VR was at the center of everyone’s attention.
40% of consumers will abandon a website if it takes longer than 3 seconds to load, and as these expectations for speed and ease of use continue to climb, websites won’t be able to keep up. As demonstrated in the below chart from Kissmetrics, slower page response time results in an increase in page abandonment.
Startup fever is no longer a Silicon Valley trend. The world market has seen the success of what were once garage projects such as Facebook and Google, and modern unicorns like Uber. From Singapore to Malaysia and vibrant emerging markets, the race is on to grow the next startup superstar. One thing all these new businesses have in common is seeking cloud storage and services to keep their costs down.
It’s that time of the year when there will be much focus on devising marketing strategies that will help improve this year’s marketing efforts – including your content marketing. After looking at your last year’s performance and if you’re still planning to put together a new one, here are some key success factors for your content marketing in 2016 you should consider.
Python is an interpretive, object-oriented, high-level language with dynamic semantics. Its high-level built-in data structures, combined with dynamic typing and binding, make it very attractive for Rapid Application Development, as well as for use in scripting. Python is ranked in the top three popular programming languages on GitHub, with over 160,000 active Python repositories, and since 2008, Python has consistently ranked in the top eight most popular programming languages.
As technology evolves and the economy becomes increasingly globalised, it’s no surprise that remote freelance work is on the rise. Workers, disenchanted traditional work models and dwindling full-time job security, are opting for the flexibility and comfort of remote freelance jobs.
Sometimes, companies can go from being penniless to being valued at roughly $400 million within a single year, as one company in this list does. That example wouldn’t be the first time the realm of social media has hosted such explosive growth either (re: Twitter), but astrological growth isn’t the norm.
PHP can be used together with any common fronted language like JS, HTML and other frameworks. There are also a lot of PHP frameworks that are trying to make development easier and safer. After all, PHP is an easy language to learn but a hard one to actually master. But if you’re on the lookout to hire a PHP developer, it’s the masters that you’re going to want to find. Luckily, this guide is here to help.
El Wi-Fi es tan conveniente, pero tan peligroso a la vez. Aquí le mostramos siete maneras en que podría regalar su identidad a través de una conexión Wi-Fi y qué hacer al respecto.