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More articles by Gigi Sayfan

Author Bio
Gigi Sayfan is the director of software infrastructure at Aclima, a start-up company that designs and deploys distributed sensor networks that enable a higher level of environmental awareness. Gigi has been developing software professionally for 20 years in domains as diverse as instant messaging, morphing, chip fabrication process control, embedded multi-media application for game consoles, brain-inspired machine learning, custom browser development, web services for 3D distributed game platform and most recently IoT/sensors. He has written production code every day in many programming languages such as C, C++, C#, Python, Java, Delphi, Javascript and even Cobol and PowerBuilder for operating systems such as Windows (3.11 through 7), Linux, Mac OSX, Lynx (embedded) and Sony Playstation. His technical expertise includes databases, low-level networking, distributed systems, unorthodox user interfaces and general software development life cycle.
For Open Source Zone | February 5, 2016
Explore this example of how Cython will take your Python-like code and produce a high-performance extension you can use from your Python code.
For Wireless Zone | January 28, 2016
Do you believe, as blogger Gigi Sayfan does, that in 10 years, offices will be obsolete as the telecommuters take over?
For Dev Issues | January 27, 2016
Following the advise of others doesn't always lead to success. Take stock of your particular situation, do your research, then leap with both feet.
For Agile | January 21, 2016
Try some of these techniques if you're interested in introducing Agile development practices.
For Agile | January 13, 2016
Gigi Sayfan explains how there can be two meanings for Agile documentation, depending on context.
For Agile | January 4, 2016
When applying Agile practices to your UI, iteration on these aspects should, and will, be slower and more disciplined so as to not upset the users you are trying to reach.
For Database Development Zone | December 30, 2015
Facebook GraphQL is an interesting development in the world of web applications and APIs that has been dominated by REST for years.
For Dev Issues | December 28, 2015
Have the latest updates to Python 3 finally made it a viable option?
For Dev Issues | December 23, 2015
Gigi asserts that a combination of JSON, YAML and TOML will dominate the configuration file landscape for a spell. Do you agree?
For Wireless Zone | December 18, 2015
Learn now Xamarin provides a well-executed platform for developing mobile applications using C# and the .NET framework.
For Agile | December 14, 2015
Learn why the loosely coupled nature of micro services lends itself very well to agile evolution of the system.
For Dev Issues | December 9, 2015
Explore a simple example of how to use mocks to make unit testing more effective.
For Dev Issues | November 30, 2015
These days, every Enterprise/best practice REST API is a proprietary and non-standard half implementation of SOAP.
For Wireless Zone | November 27, 2015
Gigi Sayfan shows you how great React Native is at reading your mind by building a simple native application demo.
For Web Development Zone | November 24, 2015
OAuth-based authentication takes some work to get right, but it's worth it.
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