• Computer Vision - Magic Behind The Pixels

    By Harsha De Silva

    What is Computer Vision One-third of the human brain is devoted exclusively to the task of parsing visual scenes. Even from birth, Human beings can understand the content from vision. A lot of learning and decision-making processes are based on those visuals. So, the fantasy of giving machines the ability...

  • The Key Points You Should Know About Cryptocurrency

    By Malinda Wimalasena

    The Key Points You Should Know About Cryptocurrency What is Cryptocurrency? With the advancement of human needs, they had to find a medium of exchange for goods and services. In the early stage, they used the barter system. But with the growth of human needs and the population, this system...

  • Laravel - The PHP Framework for Web Artisans

    By Harin Samaranayake

    Laravel - The PHP Framework for Web Artisans Laravel is considered the PHP Framework for Web Artisans. According to hackr.io, it is the best PHP framework in 2021. It was developed by Taylor Otwell in June 2011. Laravel is free and open-source. It follows the Model–View–Controller (MVC) architectural pattern. In...

  • Introduction to Flask Micro Web Framework

    By Shakthi Sachintha

    Introduction to Flask Micro Web Framework Flask is a lightweight web application framework written in Python. It was initially released on April 1, 2010. The mind behind this awesome framework is Armin Ronacher who is an Austrian software programmer. The initial idea behind this framework was an April fool’s joke,...

  • Shippit And The Logistics of Online Delivery

    By Amila Lakshitha Ariyarathna

    Shippit And The Logistics of Online Delivery As the Covid19 pandemic unfolded throughout the world, many industries/businesses were adversely affected. One segment that fared differently was the ‘Online Retail/Ecommerce’ industry which saw a boom in business worldwide. There are many studies that suggest the growing trend of online shopping is...

  • The Future of Big Data with Quantum Computing

    By Asangika Sandamini

    The Future of Big Data with Quantum Computing We live in the age of technology, but there’s still plenty to come. In recent years, large companies have been taking small, but important steps forward in quantum computing, which looks set to revolutionize the world as we know it. Quantum computers...

  • Allure Report Integration with Cypress

    By Shamini Mendis

    Allure Report Integration with Cypress There are lots of cool testing frameworks for different programming languages. Unfortunately, only a few of them can provide good representation of test execution output. Allure Report Framework is an open-source framework designed to create test execution reports that are clear to everyone in the...

  • Mobile UI Automation Using Flutter Driver

    By Ruwani Mithrasena

    Mobile UI Automation Using Flutter Driver Before starting to know about how to do the UI automation using flutter driver, let’s see what is flutter and why we need to choose flutter to you app? Flutter is; Free and open source project developed and maintain by Google Flutter uses “DART”...

  • TestCafé Integration with Azure DevOps

    By Kavindra Lunuwilage

    TestCafé Integration with Azure DevOps The necessity of doing End to End Testing is getting more powerful each day. Development speed is evolving and the right way to keep riding that speed boost wave is to utilize End to End Testing for your applications. TestCafé is a Node.js tool for...

  • Single Sign-On and OpenID Connect

    By Hiran Amarasinghe

    Single Sign-On and OpenID Connect Every application requires some form of authentication to secure their domain. The most common way is to use a user name and password with additional configuration such as 2FA and Biometrics. With the growing number of applications, it’s impossible to remember different credentials to individual...

  • Flutter CustomPaint and ClipPath for highly customized UI design

    By Amith Dissanayaka

    Flutter CustomPaint and ClipPath for highly customized UI design. Mainly simple flutter application has three main components. Widget – holds the configuration of the UI. Element – holds the position of the UI hierarchy, manage life cycles and handles parent child relationships. RenderObject – knows about layouts and paints the...

  • gPRC vs REST

    By Hirunika Karunathilaka

    gRPC vs REST Even though REST is the most preferred architecture for today's web applications, it is always better to compare with other technologies and find the best approach that suits your application. This article provides a high-level comparison between the REST architecture and gRPC. Before jumping into gRPC, let's...

  • Cross-platform Mobile App Development Frameworks Comparison in 2020

    By Tharindu Lakshan

    Cross-platform Mobile App Development Frameworks Comparison in 2020 Mobile application development has become one of the critical areas in software development industry. In the earlier days, only option was to develop mobile apps using native development frameworks. If an App is intended to publish in both IOS and Android environments...

  • Micro Frontends

    By Chamika Goonetilaka

    Micro Frontends Good frontend development is hard. Scaling frontend development so that many teams can work simultaneously on a large and complex product is even harder. Hence, the idea of breaking up frontend monoliths into many smaller, more manageable pieces is gaining lot of attention within the tech community. Perhaps...

  • Integrating RDLC reports to .NET Core Projects

    By Tharindu Jayasinghe

    Integrating RDLC reports to .NET Core Projects One of the biggest challenges faces by many developers when moving from standard .NET framework to .NET CORE is the lack of support for RDLC reports. Microsoft has not come up with a solution for this yet. (The time I write this). There...