Cloud Wars

The way we think about developing applications for the Web or Mobile is changing rapidly. Traditional IT Development is being put to the test, all thanks to the raging cloud wars between Google, Amazon & Microsoft’s Azure. And No, this…

Using Firebase Authentication with Xamarin Forms And Google Cloud Platform

Firebase is a scalable library, allowing a vast array of features to be implemented on a Mobile app. It does a lot of the heavy lifting for you with the available libraries, and as they say, allows you to focus on the users which is the most…

Ransomware - What to do?

Ransomware is back! For those who are unaware of what ransomware is, it's a type of malicious software that has been created to block access to the victim’s data, or threatens to publish or delete it, until a ransom is paid. This essentially…

Expectations VS Reality: Software Development Myths Demolished!

It’s surprising how viewpoints of software development, within a working environment, are drastically different between client and developer. I began my development experience in 2016, after finishing a university degree where my on relation…

Evolution of Humans, Businesses and their Mobile phones

Thinking about how much the social interaction of people and businesses has changed since the millennium is a fascinating concept. It's changed how we talk to each other, how we perceive the world, how we travel, the way we relax and the way…

Making the Web Work - IMAC IT Solutions attend Mid Ulster Council Workshop

After catching a glimpse of an article in the paper about the first workshop a couple of weeks ago, and how busy/successful the event was, I decided to attend the second workshop by the Mid Ulster Council, held in the Terrace hotel Magherafelt,…