Top Seven Soft Skills For A Product Developer

Top Seven Soft Skills For A Product Developer A lot has been said about skills of a product manager. No doubt it is a highlighted position in any product company. However the majority of work actually happens in the engineering labs, where the product takes shape. The abilities of the product developer can greatly influence … Continued

Going Global with Amazon MWS-API

Introduction Amazon provides a complete (well, almost complete!) web-based solution for retailers and makes it very easy to handle operations. However, a significant number of challenges emerge as one starts selling on multiple marketplaces. It is not just about localization and formats, there are a lot more differences in the way different marketplaces provide information. … Continued

Code bloat and Performance

Code bloat and Performance Best Line of code written is … the one which is not written. Background Computers in various forms and shapes are increasingly touching everyday lives. Various applications and software solutions to support these are churned out every day, resulting in a huge amount of code. In such applications, performance is an … Continued

NoSql Databases – Document Stores

In the last article, we analyzed the concept of key-value stores. Moving ahead, let us now go into the details of document stores or document datbases. What is a document store/ document database? In the introductory article on NoSql databases, we discussed that the relational models are not suitable for domain driven datamodelling or aggregate … Continued

NoSql Databases – Key-Value Store

In the last article, we had an introduction to NoSql databases. Now let us go into details of main types of NoSql databases. Some of the most popular types of NoSql datastores are as follows : Key-value stores Column family stores Document databases Graph databases In the next few articles, we will do a detailed … Continued

NoSql Databases – Overview

With the huge amount of free formed, almost unstructured data generated thrgouh blogs, social media platforms and what not, the question is how to make sense out of this data. In order to do that, it is important that this data be stored in efficient data models, which would keep the natural features of the … Continued

Building a Car-Phone App in iOS?

Recently I got a chance to explore possibility of creating an innovative car-phone application on iPhone. This app should give access to all (deemed) useful functionality the user wants at one place. As a first step, I set out to search for any such existing applications on App Store. To my surprise, I did not … Continued