Understanding Adapter Design Pattern with a Case Study

Have you ever thrown up your hands in frustration when after a hectic day of travel, you find your phone’s charger is incompatible with the one in your hotel room? If you have, we know the feeling as software developers too encounter such issues when developing software, whereby two objects…

eCommerce Trends 2021: 7 Ways To Ensure Sales Growth

August 12, 1994, is of great significance to the history of eCommerce. As reported by the New York Times, it was when a group of internet entrepreneurs celebrated what was then the first online retail transaction backed by data encryption to ensure privacy. The product that exchanged the virtual hands?…

B2B-B2C Hybrid eCommerce: Twice the Success, Half the Cost

Did you know what is common between businesses as diverse as Burrow (DIY furniture), Tesla (premium electric cars), HP (PC and peripherals), and even Zoom (virtual communication)? They each belong to sectors that traditionally operate in the B2B space but have successfully adopted a DTC (Direct to Consumer) model. There…

What is Observer Design Pattern A Brief Guide with a Case Study

Software design patterns are tried and tested solutions to problems that developers commonly face while creating software. If you’d like an in-depth explanation of software design patterns and their benefits, do check out this post we did on the subject – What Are Software Design Patterns & An Introduction to…

What are Software Design Patterns & An Introduction to Factory Design Pattern

As varied as they are, the flanking military maneuver, three-box car design, Sicilian chess defense, and basketball triangle offense have something in common. They have established ways of doing something with optimal efficiency while leaving enough room for introducing variations when faced with an evolving situation. The keywords here are…

7 Ways to Improve Your Ecommerce Store During Covid-19

Covid-19 has dealt a body-blow to businesses across sectors. However, it’s safe to say retail has been hit particularly hard and will take a fair amount of time to regain its pre-pandemic momentum. But there’s a silver lining to every dark cloud and in this case, it’s eCommerce. If you…

Prepare For These 8 Technology Challenges For Your Enterprise In 2020

Usually, enterprise technology is all about balancing traditional IT needs with strategic initiatives. 2020 is expected to be no different as enterprises around the world continue to grapple with the effects of digital disruption and rapidly-changing customer expectations. In fact, a KPMG survey of enterprise businesses found that 40% of…