Month: June 2018

The pet industry – an unexpected empire

Millennials represent 35% of all pet owners, according to Forbes. Young adults are delaying marriage and pets are held at the same status as family members. This is impacting the pet industry for the better. There are more emotional support animals than ever. There are even pet tech companies at the forefront of the industry […]

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Virtual presence and social media

As technology continues to propel onward and upward, the rise of digital aspects in industries across the world is both immanent and unrelenting. One of the most advanced and all-consuming of these technologies is the rise of the virtual platform (or, social media). Social media has primitively transformed human behaviour and response, and the same […]

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The Importance of Software QA and Testing

Software QA (Quality Assurance) is a method by which software and app products are tested in order to minimize the number of bugs or glitches in a software product. It is a technical procedure whereby software is tested in order to maintain its requirements for the end user. As digital products are growing in number every […]

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U.S. Student Debt Exceeds 1.5 Trillion

Student debt in the U.S. recently eclipsed a staggering $1.5 trillion, ballooning by almost a trillion dollars in just the last decade. Increasing tuition and stagnant wages have built the possibility of a future student loan crisis, a consequence from the inability of recent college graduates to build long term savings. With tuition costs rising […]

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The Rise of Open Source Software

According to one survey, 78% of companies rely partly on open source software. This is surprising considering the expertise required to maintain open source software and the need for an operation support system as you scale. Open source software is typically free and relies on a meritocracy, where the best solutions for a bug or […]

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An in depth look into summer assignments

Summers are here. It is time to bid goodbye to the chill of the winter months, to savor the warmth of the summer, relax and socialize with friends. Summers are doubly enjoyable for children as school is almost out of question; children are freed from the restrictions of the four walls of a classroom and […]

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The rise of virtual reality

While VR might seem the type of technology that would appeal only to diehard gamers or children, the truth is that it is being implemented in a number of different ways that might surprise the public. It has been a little slow to catch on, but experts predict that VR will start to appear in […]

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