• Distributed Applications

    By Savinda Senevirathne

    Distributed applications (Dapp) are applications run on multiple nodes talking to each other executing the same task or job at the same time. All the application’s decisions are based on majority voting. Due to the multi node nature, transactional data are duplicated in every node. So, in order to a...

  • Computer Vision - Magic Behind The Pixels

    By Harsha De Silva

    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 to ‘see’ has been...

  • The Key Points You Should Know About Cryptocurrency

    By Malinda Wimalasena

    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 got changed and now it is in the modern currency stage....

  • Laravel - The PHP Framework for Web Artisans

    By Harin Samaranayake

    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.

  • Introduction to Flask Micro Web Framework

    By Shakthi Sachintha

    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, which was so popular enough to...

  • Shippit And The Logistics of Online Delivery

    By Amila Lakshitha Ariyarathna

    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 going to stay even when the pandemic...

  • The Future of Big Data with Quantum Computing

    By Asangika Sandamini

    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 could spur the development of new breakthroughs in...

  • Allure Report Integration with Cypress

    By Shamini Mendis

    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. An open-source framework designed to create test execution reports that are clear to everyone in the team.

  • Mobile UI Automation Using Flutter Driver

    By Ruwani Mithrasena

    Flutter Driver is a testing framework specially made to test the flutter apps, it’s very similar to testing frameworks such as Selenium driver, Protractor and Google espresso. Can use to test various UI elements and helps to write end to end integrations test.

  • TestCafé Integration with Azure DevOps

    By Kavindra Lunuwilage

    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 automated End to End Web...

  • Single Sign-On and OpenID Connect

    By Hiran Amarasinghe

    With the growing number of applications, it’s impossible to remember different credentials to individual applications and that demands a centralized credentials management/authentication system. Your single google account can be used to access multiple applications such a YouTube, Gmail, Google maps etc. At the same time, we could use our social...

  • Flutter CustomPaint and ClipPath for highly customized UI design

    By Amith Dissanayaka

    Let's find out how to use CustomPaint and ClipPath for highly customized UI's in Flutter!

  • gPRC vs REST

    By Hirunika Karunathilaka

    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

  • Cross-platform Mobile App Development Frameworks Comparison in 2020

    By Tharindu Lakshan

    Today we have many options for cross platform mobile application development. Let's find out how they compare to each other!

  • Micro Frontends

    By Chamika Goonetilaka

    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.