The many flavors of Animation

The many flavors of Animation

Just like ice-cream comes in many flavors, animation comes in many techniques, trends, and art styles. These are some of the most popular terms that you may had heard of.   __________ 2D animation is the oldest technique and probably the one you are more familiar with; It is made by manually drawing frame by … 

 

Costa Rica: More Than A Beautiful Beach

Costa Rica: More Than A Beautiful  Beach

Costa Rica is recognized by Americans as a paradisiac tourist destiny, surrounded by beautiful beaches, mountains, wildlife, volcanos, peace, democracy, and very kind people. I’m very proud of that, but it has an interesting negative effect in business. Many CEOs, CTOs, engineers and desition makers associate the natural friendly status with a delayed development in … 

 

Paging System with Dynamic Sorting

Paging System with Dynamic Sorting

  The Problem: Verso System stores and handles records of tickets created for products to manage their warranty. Some companies sell a lot of products and therefore need a system capable of displaying all those records. Additionally, the records should be able to be sorted and filtered by 20 possible fields. Verso had to guarantee … 

 

Adding sound to real world events!

Adding sound to real world events!

This article is about the phenomenon of listening noise, sounds, notes or melodies associated to events or information. For example, you can listen the music in a photograph, listen the amount of water running on a tube or realized the melody produced by people proximity. Those kind of experiments allows people to: a) Create new … 

 

How to detect outstanding computer engineers?

How to detect outstanding computer engineers?

I’ve been teaching computer engineering at the University for 16 years now; in the meantime, I developed an eagle eye to identify in the first 4 weeks of class which students definitely are going to pass the course, no matter what are going to be their projects. It is possible because they show in early … 

 

Intrigued by Big Data? Check these 3 major considerations!

Intrigued by Big Data? Check these 3 major considerations!

  1. What is big data? This is a marketing and technical term that represents a new approach to understand the world in a business perspective. It’s based on a model built from large amounts of correlated data and analyzed with statistical creativity to reveal business decisions driving towards: • Product development • Operational improvements … 

 

Outsourcing vs Staff Augmentation

Outsourcing vs Staff Augmentation

  Outsource is a very common practice between technology companies, especially when you are looking for cost reduction or the company doesn’t count with personal that fills the required skills for a project. Recruiting for a profile could take up to 2 months; if the project is small the cost of hiring could be greater … 

 

Metrix: mass media coverage with a web application

Metrix: mass media coverage with a web application

  Problem Collect and analyze information generated by different mass media, with the aim of provide a compiled report to the customers, where they can observe the position of his brand and make the best decisions with the reports obtained. The system should be able for processing all the information obtained and distribute such information … 

 

Inventory management through technology

Inventory management through technology

  The Problem: With more than 1000 pieces of inventory coming in and going out from different warehouses every day, the productivity time of our client was being drained by task related to control, count, process and generate reports about these pieces of Assets. Employees at Nashville Electric Service had to manually fill out forms, …