Thu Jul 25 · Software Development

Traffic Modelling: Is Beating Traffic Congestion a Zero-Sum Game?

Traffic congestion is a global problem. Last year, a study showed that Toronto is the 20th most congested city in the world with an average of 164 hours of driving time spent in congestion. I’m not surprised....

Tue Jul 16 · Software Development

Bridging the Gap Between Unit and UI Testing With UnIt

We, at Connected, are excited to introduce a helpful tool named UnIt aimed at bridging shortfalls between iOS unit and UI testing. The concept was birthed many years ago as Software Engineers, Steven Wu & Jonathan...

Tue May 28 · Software Development

Top Sessions & Events to Check Out At WWDC 2019

Are you headed to Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference(WWDC)? It’s taking place on June 3-7, 2019 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. We’ll be there attending the sessions and learning everything we can...

Fri May 17 · Software Development

Takeaways from Google I/O 2019

We recently attended the highly-anticipated developer conference,Google I/O 2019 in Mountain View, California. The team thoroughly enjoyed hearing from keynote and session speakers in a variety of talks ranging from accessibility to augmented reality. Here are...

Tue May 7 · Software Development

Express Impossible Code in Swift with Never

Background Some time ago, while digging through the RxSwift source code, I first encountered Never. At the time, I filed it away in my brain under the “weird — look into that” compartment. It wasn’t until recently that I had...

Wed Nov 14 · Software Development, Strategy

How Connected Built a Record-Breaking IoT Cloud Messaging Service on Kubernetes

Connected built a record-breaking IoT cloud messaging service on Kubernetes. Learn all about it from their presentation with Bose at KubeCon 2018. Intro KubeCon is one of the most cutting-edge technology conferences around, and this year, Connected is...

Fri Sep 14 · Machine Learning, Software Development

AutoML and the Rise of Advanced Machine Learning Platforms

TL;DR:Google is making its ML offerings more accessible and developer-friendly. Thanks to AutoML on G Cloud (and other machine learning platforms), big players like Google are taking huge steps towards popularizing and automating ML. Machine...

Tue Jun 12 · Machine Learning, Software Development

ICML Accepted Papers Stats (2018)

I will be attending ICML for the first time this year and wanted to dig a bit deeper into the preparation. ICML is one of the major academic Machine Learning conferences, alongside NIPS, ICLR and...

Wed Jun 6 · Software Development

Making Sense of FlatMap: An Rx Story

We’ve been using Rx for a while now and across a variety of projects. Yet we continue to learn new things. My team and I recently discovered a bug in one of our projects, and the culprit...

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