Programming

WHAT IS AUGMENTED REALITY

Augmented Reality was first achieved, to some extent, by a cinematographer called Morton Heilig in 1957. He invented the Sensorama which delivered visuals, sounds, vibration and smell to the viewer. Of course, it wasnt computer controlled but it was the first example of an attempt at adding additional data to an experience. Wikipedia describes?Augmented Reality ?as a live direct or indirect view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are Augmented” by computer-generated or extracted real-world sensory input such as…

Multi-factor authentication (MFA)

Multi-factor authentication(MFA) Multi-factor authentication is a method of computer access control in which user granted access only after successfully presenting several separate pieces of evidence for authentication mechanism- typically at least two of the following categories: knowledge(something they know), possession(something they have), and inherence(something they are). Two-factor authentication It is a combination of two different components. Two-factor authentication is a type of multi-factor authentication. A good example from everyday life is the withdrawing of money from an ATM; only the…

On-screen fingerprint sensor

First on-screen fingerprint sensor – The world’s first phone with a fingerprint scanner built into the display was as awesome as I hoped it would be. There’s no home button breaking up your screen space, and no fumbling for a reader on the phone’s back. I simply pressed my index finger on the phone screen in the place where the home button would be. The screen registered my digit, then spun up a spiderweb of blue light in a pattern…

Should e-sports come to Olympics ?

Should e-sports come to Olympics ? For those who have been spending hours or rather wasting hours sitting in front of a screen all day and explaining the world how e-sports will make them famous one day are definitely in for a disappointment. That being said, let us also acknowledge that people are earning in the world of e-sports and if reports are to be believed e-sports earnings are at an all time high. Twelve of the e-sports are paying…

Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality- It is the principle that Internet Service Provider must treat all data on the Internet the same, and not discriminate or charge differently by user, content, website, platform, application, type of attached equipment, or method of communication. For instance, under these principles, internet service providers are unable to intentionally block, slow down or charge money for specific websites and online content. History- The term was coined by professor Tim Wu in 2003, which was used to describe the…

PRATYUSH

On Monday 08-01-18, India unveiled its fastest supercomputer ‘Pratyush’ which is an array of computers that can deliver a peak power of 6.8 petaflops. One petaflop is a million billion floating point operations per second and is a reflection of the computing capacity of a system. According to reports of Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pratyush is the fourth fastest supercomputer in the world which is designed for weather and climate research. It will also upgrade an Indian supercomputer…

Why Magento for E-commerce?

The worlds biggest brands love Magento for its flexibility because todays consumers and their buying patterns are changing by the minute. And they always want the best and convenient services. It offers Online merchants with a flexible shopping cart system, as well as control over the look, content, and functionality of their online store. It is also SEO friendly so your website can attract users and convert them to your long-term customers. We believe that Magento is one of the…

3D Touch

Force touch technology was not efficient in this upgrading world to resolve this problem 3D touch was introduced. Taking the Force Touch technology to an altogether new level, Apple launched 3D Touch on iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. Being more sensitive than Force Touch, 3D Touch has been developed to work using capacitive sensors integrated into the display. Working- In functionality, 3D Touch is really smart. It allows you to carry out certain tasks instantly through quick actions. It is…

E-Way Bill

What is an E-Way Bill? Another important announcement by the government of India after the GST launch is about E-Way Bill which is for all transporters and the ones who are linked to transport business. Under GST, transporters need to carry an electronic waybill or E Way Bill when moving goods from one place to another. Since it is a new rule introduced under GST, it is necessary for all consignors/consignees/transporters to be aware of the required compliance. E-way bill…

Why Responsive Design is better for Websites?

Why we use Responsive Design in Website The main reason to make Website responsive is to make it usable on a smartphone. This design includes various elements such as: readable text without requiring zoom no horizontal scrolling.   Websites not optimized for these smaller screens can experience a decline in their search engine rankings. Its true that over 60% of searches?now come from a mobile device. Responsive Web Design (RWD) Responsive web design?creates a system for a single site to…