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The Arabnet Conference: The ArabNet conference held at Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, was flooded by tech companies, investors and visitors. After all, it is the largest tech conference in the Kingdom. The conference’s main objective was to bring regional as well as international, digital businesses under one roof so the future of technologies …

Rails: Joins, Preload, Eager load and Includes

  In Rails, the most common methods used to fetch association data are joins, preload, eager_load, and Includes. We will discuss all of them in this blog. 1: Joins It applies inner joins among the associations (without loading association data) and should match with at least one of the associated records and because of it …

Craftsmanship in Product Development

If you are building your first product, you might assume that generating a great idea is 90% of the work. You may think that if you tell a group of people about your idea, they will go off and make it happen for themselves. The reality is that there is a tremendous amount of craftsmanship …

Open Technology Solutions

Are you a company that hopes to accomplish your information technology (IT) goals and objectives? Arkhitech is a renowned software agency that can help your company thrive by using open technologies to develop custom software solutions for you. We know the importance of creating a user-friendly interface, are aware of how to provide the best …

Mobile App Development

Mobile Applications have taken the world by storm. Simply put, it is the process of creating software that has the ability to run on mobile devices. This task requires experience, skill, time and dedication and team Arkhitech has it all.  If you are looking for a software development consultancy to create a mobile application for …

TouchReading

Touch Reading is an award winning unique interactive e Learning tool founded in 2015 to transform the way kids learn and read at schools and home. Staffed with a professional team, Touch Reading encourages book reading through smart phones and tablets. Touch Reading is guided by our determination to enrich every reader with wide access …

Web Design & Development

We observe every day how quickly technology is evolving. Shopping online, once a dream is commonplace now, sending messages in real-time, once thought impossible, is routine now and so on and so forth. Every company has an online presence now, a website. If you too are thinking about building a website for your enterprise then …

HowMuch

Howmuch.pk: Whether you are looking for chocolate syrup, a salt shaker or diapers, Howmuch is fit to provide you with any product you need in Rawalpindi or Islamabad, Pakistan. Shoppers can visit the website, type in what they are searching for in the search bar and get the relevant results immediately. Categories are designed to …

Foodnerd

Foodnerd.pk:  Foodnerd is the solution you are looking for when you are sitting cosily by the window, watching the rain pour down and the only thing that is missing is your favourite food from your favourite restaurant. The only problem is that you have no desire to go and get the said food. Foodnerd is …

UI / UX DESIGN

You might have heard your tech-savvy friends discussing the great ‘UX’ of a website or how poor the ‘UI’ or a product is. So, what do these slangs mean? UX is the user experience on a website and UI is the user interface. Having a good UI/UX is essential for an attractive, well-functional website. Arkhitech …

Agile Consulting & Development

Arkhitech provides agile consulting and open technology development solutions leveraging platforms such as Redmine, Redmine Trello, Heroku, AWS, Redis and Docker. Why customers choose Arkhitech for open collaboration: Ability to integrate open technology development tools with other systems Agile development and project methodologies used for engagements Open technology development solutions and applications Collaborative and open …

Advantages and Disadvantages Of Using Storyboards in iOS Development- Expert Opinion | Arkhitech

Storyboards are simple and brisk approach to begin making a little iOS applications. However, would they say they are reasonable for all the complex applications? Or, then again when you are working in a team? What are the advantages and disadvantages of utilizing Storyboards? Do experienced designers suggest them? In light of my 4 years …

Support & Maintenance

With the advancement in technology day by day, customers expect a flawless experience on digital platforms such as websites and mobile applications. This is the reason why it is imperative for businesses to ensure that even the smallest of their features is working as it should. And to stay in the game, your software, website …

Software Test Engineer impact on Successful Businesses

Now days we are fully aware of the cost associated with the lack of quality of software to companies who buy a software product as well as also to the companies who generates the same software part. The job of improving quality on a restricted cost base is a hard one. A client will never …

How to Create an Image Slider Using Foundation Orbit and Reveal Modal

Are you having trouble finding an image slider for your images? Why not try making one for yourself quickly using Foundation Orbit and Reveal Modal. The process is straight forward and quite simple. Although, there are many ways to do this, but here’s the one that I’ve used: As my project was based on Ruby on …

How to Migrate Data From PostGres to MySQL on a Remote Server for a Ruby on Rails Application

When it comes to migrating data from postgres to mysql, a developer might face some compatibility issues for which finding the right solution becomes a hectic task. I went through a lot of hassle when migrating data of an application from postgres local server to a remote mysql cloud based server. This small step by …

How to Use Reality Hunt

App Overview Ever wanted to have an application that can teach your kids valuable information while having fun and playing games? Reality hunt is the app you have been looking for. Reality hunt is an augmented reality based application to teach kids about different animals, scientists, and fruits. You pick a category from among animals, …

Kick that Photojack!

Ever had those beautiful pictures with your loved ones taken, only to have some photojack appear? Then Abracadabra Snap! is the app for you. Abracadabra Snap! is a simple to use photo editing iOS application to move or completely remove objects within the picture. The app provides an easy to use interface to remove unwanted …

A Brief Introduction to Basics of RSpec in Ruby On Rails

RSpec is a library that focuses on testing the behavior of your everyday projects for Ruby programming language. Developers are usually reluctant to use it because probably testing practice is the most difficult mindset a developer has to learn. But once Rspec testing habit is developed and Test Driven Development is in , it becomes really …

Web Developer Tools: A Must Add-on for Web Development

Web Developer tool, is the add-on for your firefox, chrome, seamonkey browsers. It gives you extra tools to debug your website, HTML, layout, javascript and even images. It lets you control your browser’s cache and cookies etc. as well. Following is a quick overview of how this can be useful to you: Disable Cookies CSS …

How to Check if a User is Following Your Facebook Page in PHP

Social media optimization is really essential these days and awarding your site users some points or badges for liking your Facebook fan page is a nice trick to swiftly increase your Facebook fan base. In order to award a user some social bonus, we first need to check whether that user has actually liked the …

Signicat Authentication and Document Signing in Ruby on Rails

Signicat is an e-id authentication service provider that operates in Europe and extends that functionality further by providing users the ability to electronically sign and store documents. They provide authentications for several others e-id’s as well, the complete list can be seen here. They have plentiful resources and documents on how to integrate their service …

Why You Should Learn to Code [Infographic]

You may have heard about coding over the years, but what is it exactly and why is it all the rage in recent years? Well, simply put, coding is a phase within the process of computer programming. It allows us to tell a computer what to do. When I say computer, I do not just …

15 Characteristics of a Good Software Engineer

Everything nowadays is managed by computers and because of this one of the most emerging professions in the world is software engineering. Every aspect of life now relies on some kind of software. Even machines which were totally mechanical are now mostly software controlled. The software industry is one of the very few fields that …

12 Greatest Programmers of all Time

A programmer is a person who can create and modify computer programs. No matter what type of programmer one may be, each and every contributes something to the society, no matter how trivial. Yet, there are those few who have contributed beyond what a single programmer usually does in an entire lifetime. These programmers are pioneers …