Category: Development

The Anatomy of a Digital Business

Recently, O’Reilly Strata published an article that suggested big data on the cloud has placed a digital nervous system inside every business on the web. Where technology may have once functioned as an exoskeleton—something that separated the inside from the outside by digitizing existing business processes—the web is now becoming a nervous system for every aspect […]

Creating a New MySQL Database for a Cloud Application

MySQL is a free database solution that is part of a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) setup. It provides the dynamic data for a cloud application. The technology is free along with the tools used to create and manage the database server. For every new business, a new database is required to get started […]

Keeping Valuable Drivers

Trucking companies and fleet owners are having a difficult time trying to retain their most qualified and experienced drivers, creating a very costly problem. A truck that sits in the yard because there is no one to drive it is a truck that isn’t generating any revenue. The owner must still absorb insurance and other […]

Choose a Chicago Hotel for Your Next Business Trip

With convention and event centers, fine hotels and a bustling, convenient airport, Chicago is one of the most popular destinations for business travelers in the United States. In fact, 9.6 million people traveled to Chicago for business in 2009 alone, according to a study released by the Chicago Office of Tourism. That figure is good news […]

The Benefits of Using Human Resource Software

HR departments have a tough job. They are responsible for not only hiring and firing duties, but also must handle other essential tasks within a business. A human resources manager will typically handle all payroll related services and provide training to new and established employees. Depending on the size of the business, one or more […]

Essential Tips in the Pursuit of Picking out the Best Web Designer

Plucking out one efficient web designing firm from the thick bush of others, presented to you in the search results, is one of the hardest tasks. There is no special tag, which will guarantee that the services you choose online will be proficient for your company or will let you succeed in the online business. […]

Eye Popping Growth for 3D Printing Industry

Though additive manufacturing, most commonly referred to as 3D printing, has existed in the marketplace for decades, in recent years its popularity and demand has skyrocketed, turning this once little-known process into a booming billion dollar industry. Essentially, 3D printing is the process of creating solid, three-dimensional objects from a digital file by laying down […]

HTML5- What Website Designers Hate The Most?

The need to cope up with changing technologies is always the part of a website designer’s life. HTML5 is the most used markup language these days for web design. Keeping this in mind, here are some propositions the website designers really dislike while working using this platform. Using Multiple Media Tags The audio and video […]

theWit Doubletree Hotel: Where Luxury and Technology Converge

Looking for a eco-friendly Chicago hotel ? Situated in the heart of the city’s loop, right in the center of the restored theater district, theWit – A Doubletree by Hilton is surrounded by some of the city’s great architectural landmarks. Located just steps from the Chicago River, the 27-story structure boasts 298 elegant guest rooms […]

Giving Facetime to Desktime

The Windy City is known for many things: Navy Pier, the Chicago hotel and shopping landscape along the Magnificent Mile and the best pizza this side of the Mississippi. Now, Chi-Town is gaining notoriety for something else: innovative startups. Sam Rosen, the head of web development firm One Design Company, also manages the 5,500 square […]