How are Smart Cities using technology to ‘Go Green’?

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Cities around the globe are becoming smarter by using the latest technological innovations - mainly Big Data and ubiquitous internet connectivity - in order to improve their citizens’ lives. Digital technologies can assist urban planners with making better and faster decisions related to energy efficiency, waste and water management, public transport, and sanitation. With climate scientists increasingly stressing the importance of curbing greenhouse emissions and managing waste, a smart city is essentially an environmentally-conscious,  ‘green city’.

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API, webservices: definitions and differences

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To begin with API stands for "Application Programming Interface" which could translate to "Application Programming Interface". You're going to tell me that it doesn't help you understand what an API is any more than that. Let's go on. A good picture is better than a thousand words! In this case we will tell you to imagine that an API is a bit like a "bridge" or a kind of "gateway" between two applications. These applications use this "bridge" in order to communicate with each other and send data to each other. A mobile application can communicate with software which can communicate with a web application etc.

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Web application and software: which architecture to choose?

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When embarking on a web application or software development project, one of the first questions to ask before starting to develop the targeted tool relates to its architecture. The definition and choice of software architecture is completed during the design phase. The architecture of a software tool represents the way that the elements will be organized and arranged – and how they will interconnect with each other. The architect generally has the role of designing the architecture.

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Smart Websites: The Future of Browsing Efficiency

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By combining dynamic capabilities with function and design, websites can grow and evolve with businesses and markets. In today’s modern world that is increasingly dominated by digital media, websites are more crucial than ever. Any serious company is now expected to have a well-designed website that represents their brand and provides all the information and functionality for accessing their services or products.

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6 steps for securing a web application

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Cyber ​​security issues and challenges have never been as critical for business leaders, IT managers, and other CIOs as they are today. Beginning from the assumption that the your web app’s host environment is already secure, this article will focus on detailing some of the steps necessary to secure your web app internally.

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