May 1, 2014
A few months ago, we launched a private Beta of the developer profile. This was not just any product for us - it was an ideology. An ideology that a developer needed an inclusive identity; That a developer wouldn't have to prove himself/herself for a basic set of skills at least. With this thought, we […]
April 25, 2014
Well, panic, for starters! Jokes apart, every team will face a time when a superstar leaves the team. And it's difficult. Being the superstar that person was, he/she surely took care of a lot of things in your company and they leave a big gap to be filled. But life moves on, and so should your company. A lot […]
April 24, 2014
Late last year and early this year, there was a huge campaign by code.org, which brought together the biggest names in the field of computer sciences, encouraging everyone to take the hour of code. Names like Gates and Zuckerberg dedicated some time to provide support to some instructional videos. You can check it out at Code.Org. […]
April 23, 2014
Everyone knows what good design can do for a company. Be it the way complex flows can be simplified to make a feature rich product easy to use, or just getting a product to gorgeous, good design sense on the company's part is gold dust for a company. Hence, it is imperative, that your designers are […]
April 16, 2014
HackerEarth is scaling. We're rapidly adding developers, marketers and sales people to our team. At least with developers, you'd think that HackerEarth would have it easy, right? For a company that sources the best developers to companies all over, we shouldn't have a problem finding a few developers for ourselves, right? Unfortunately, recruiting is a […]
April 14, 2014
No matter what kind of company you're running today, the use of technology is inevitable. You're either using some kind of technology product or service to run your business. Furthermore, as your business scales, the requirement to build your technology becomes more and more pressing. Enter the awesome developer. The answer to all of your […]
April 8, 2014
No company is flawless. As the promoter of a company, you can never keep everyone happy. There will always be something that you do in your company that can be done better or even something that just isn't right about it. This happens to the best of the companies as well, including the ones that […]
March 19, 2014
"It's time your watch did more than show you the time." Yes, that's what Motorola says with their new watch Moto 360. But honestly, for the first time, there's a watch that looks, well, like a watch. With the added benefits of a smartwatch, it is the first smartwatch that I feel like buying. However, […]
March 11, 2014
Wikipedia defines big data as the term for a collection of data sets so large and complex that it becomes difficult to process using on-hand database management tools or traditional data processing applications. Big data engineers work to solve the problems of capture, curation, storage, search, sharing, transfer, analysis and visualisation of data. But everyone, […]
March 10, 2014
Every now and then, you hear of a large IT services firm that goes to a college and hires 500 + students. It sounds very impressive, but what is the kind of effort a company has to put in to make that happen? It is a lot of work. From administering tests to thousands of […]