Category: Technology

Lessons Learned: Firebase Database

By  on November 15, 2017

In:Technology

Introduction If you are here, you probably already know about Firebase. But in case you don’t, here is a small description: Firebase is a backend-as-a-service platform, probably the most popular […]

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How to easily build an Angular 5 app using Visual Studio Code

By  on November 7, 2017

In:Technology

The web development usage of Javascript has tremendously increased, along with the popularity of many IDEs – Integrated development environments. Chief among these is Visual Studio (VS) code, which is […]

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Blockchain businesses: What the Harvard Business Review got wrong

By  on October 12, 2017

In:Technology

Together with independent blockchain consultant Tim Myers, Belatrix has just published a new whitepaper examining the impact of blockchain. This distributed ledger technology has been the subject of much debate in technology circles […]

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Eli Broad: Learning from one of the top 100 greatest business minds

By  on September 26, 2017

In:Healthcare |Technology

The serial entrepreneur and philanthropist, Eli Broad, has been named by Forbes as one of the 100 greatest business minds. In a wonderful quote, Broad says:  “If you look at […]

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Using technology to fight gender-based violence

By  on August 30, 2017

In:Hackathon |Technology

At a time when technology is meeting more and more of our needs, now it’s the turn of personal security. Last Saturday, I attended the Hackathon “Mujer Segura” (“Secure Woman”) […]

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Reflections On Microsoft Inspire And What We Can Expect In 2018

By  on August 17, 2017

In:Technology

A few weeks ago Belatrix attended the Microsoft Partnership event, now called Inspire. Here, it was clear that Microsoft is looking to change the technology and business landscape via new […]

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Experiencing first-hand the retail fashion store of the future

By  on August 9, 2017

In:Technology

Tech and fashion, two of hottest topics are merging together. To find out more about how fashion designers are incorporating technology, I decided to head to 96 Green St. to […]

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Bluetooth Mesh offers new opportunities for innovative CTOs

By  on July 27, 2017

In:Technology

Last week Bluetooth SIG announced a major new update to the Bluetooth wireless standard – the specification for Bluetooth mesh networking. This update has potential to transform the world of […]

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More blockchain and bitcoin startups will mean more innovation

By  on March 31, 2017

In:Financial |Technology

Venture capitalists invested more than $58.8 billion in startups in 2015. Of this $14.8 billion in FinTech funding came in during 2015 in North America. $474 million went to Bitcoin, […]

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MWC 2017 shows how fast the world is changing

By  on March 13, 2017

In:Technology

The world is changing. Nowhere else is that more evident than at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. I attended the event along with the management team of Belatrix, and […]

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The growth of smart home technology

By  on March 3, 2017

In:Internet Of Things |Technology

Smart home technology needs the Internet of Things The smart home technology market is growing quickly. Many entrepreneurial companies are producing smart home devices that can help homeowners use technology […]

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Financial tech disrupting the industry in 2017

By  on February 24, 2017

In:Financial |Technology

Finance describes the business of money, and that’s how most people regard the industry; it’s so much sexier put in those terms. But strip it to its basic elements and […]

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How to become a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional

By  on February 8, 2017

In:Technology

Earlier this year I was recognized as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP). This is an annual award which Microsoft gives to people who have demonstrated their expertise and passion […]

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Moving to a serverless architecture in 2017

By  on January 23, 2017

In:Big data |Cloud |Gartner Research |Technology

In 2017 it is a safe prediction that more and more projects will use big data. The availability and need for data from different sources, whether for real-time analytics in […]

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Our most popular blogs of 2016

By  on January 17, 2017

In:Mobile testing |Software Testing |Technology

This week we’re looking back at the most popular blogs from 2016. These top 5 blogs were the most widely read on the Belatrix blog. 1. A developer’s perspective of […]

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