The Power of Ember.js

By Brian Geary on Feb 19, 2018 9:05:00 AM

It wasn’t so long ago that software developers’ skill sets pretty much consisted of one thing: the programming languages they knew. If you had experience in Pascal or C, you could get a job as a programmer.

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What Is a Tech Stack?

By Brian Geary on Feb 12, 2018 9:05:00 AM

shutterstock_666139696.jpgYou’ve heard of smokestacks, library stacks, and haystacks. You probably have a stack of paper on your desk, and you may have had, if ever so briefly, a stack of chips at a casino card table. But what the heck is a technology stack?

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MIT Musings Vol 4 - AI in society (Jobs)

By Abdul Dremali on Feb 7, 2018 9:05:00 AM

Quick note: this is the final segment to this series. If you haven't seen all the posts click here to start with the first one. There will be a round-up/reflection post up on MIT's blog soon. I'll keep ya updated.

 

At AndPlus, we’re pretty excited about recent advances in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and robotics. That’s hardly surprising, considering that we’re a pretty nerdy bunch that digs that sort of thing.... and it's literally our job. Of course, as software engineers, we expect to be designing, developing, and using these technologies in new and creative ways.

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IOT in Healthcare

By Brian Geary on Jan 29, 2018 9:05:00 AM

Like many industries, healthcare is poised to be revolutionized by the Internet of Things (IoT). We already have the Fitbit and similar devices that incorporate various sensors and work with smartphone apps for fitness monitoring. However, there are many more ways that the medical industry can take advantage of IoT devices, and with good end-to-end development, we can expect to see some innovative systems on the market in the next few years.

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MIT Musings Vol 3 - Robotics in Business

By Abdul Dremali on Jan 24, 2018 9:05:00 AM

Here at AndPlus, both in this blog and in our daily work, we talk a lot about robotics. They may not be quite as awesome as they are in the movies... but we understand their importance in the future of hardware/software integration, a field we specialize in. We believe that the convergence of advanced hardware, standardized software platforms and machine learning will bring about practical, intelligent robots that will help us with many, if not most, aspects of our lives—at home, on the road, in the office, on the factory floor, in the warehouse, and in many other settings.

Topics: Robotics
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Human Interface Guidelines for Newbies

By Brian Geary on Jan 22, 2018 9:05:00 AM

Think about the most successful smartphone apps—the ones that get the best reviews, the ones that you use most. What do they all have in common?

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