Monthly Archives: March 2015

Evan’s Data Conference: Keep it Simple Stupid (KISS)

“Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple”- C.W. Ceran As one immerses into the world of developers, it is quite easy for things to get extremely complicated, very quickly. Working with technology does not mean the communication and tools surrounding need to be caught up in the same complexities. Hence, the [...]

Evan’s Data Conference: Keep it Simple Stupid (KISS) 2015-03-30T10:39:38+00:00

A DIY dream come true: Qualcomm’s Dragonboard 410c

This one is for all the makers out there! If you want to get your hands on Windows 10 for various do-it-yourself electronics projects, it was announced earlier this year that you could do it with a new Raspberry Pi 2 board. But just last week during the WinHEC conference in Shenzhen, China, it was [...]

A DIY dream come true: Qualcomm’s Dragonboard 410c 2015-03-26T09:45:38+00:00

Ready to swap your Android device for Windows 10?

Above: Terry Myerson, EVP Operating Systems at Microsoft during the WinHEC event. There was a tremendous amount of news coming from Microsoft this week, much of it during their Windows Hardware Engineering Community (WinHEC) summit taking place in Shenzhen, China. Of all of the announcements that they made (including the fact that Windows 10 [...]

Ready to swap your Android device for Windows 10? 2017-08-06T11:21:12+00:00

On the ground battle at GDC – Unity vs Unreal

My first visit to GDC was an eye opening experience.  Enthusiasm, smarts, hope and dedication was everywhere.  So was the battle for mindshare.  And for much of the crowd, that battle was fought in which game engine platform is best – Unity or Unreal.  (Of course they were fighting for the biggest / coolest booth). [...]

On the ground battle at GDC – Unity vs Unreal 2015-03-19T09:31:17+00:00

GDC 2015: Our highlights

Game Developer Conference 2015 proved to be a great week of meetings and entertainment for the Catchy team. Never a dull moment with the gaming community, here’s a snapshot of the hits for the week: The VR landscape has intensified with the surprising major announcement week prior at MWC 2015 of HTC manufacturing a VR headset, [...]

GDC 2015: Our highlights 2015-03-17T09:55:20+00:00

Lego First

MWC in Barcelona last week was awash with Lego. Several booths from some of the biggest brands at the show used the plastic building bricks to illustrate use cases for the Internet of Things (IoT) or Internet of Everything if you're Qualcomm or Cisco. Build a Lego car, make it go, build a Lego robot, [...]

Lego First 2015-03-16T09:15:57+00:00