Shachar is Ranky's Co-Founder. He dreams about Growth, wakes up to the Tweets of birds and he's literally a Social person. He is also a soccer fan and gadgets addict. Stalk him on Google+ and Twitter.

 

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Is Codeless Automated Testing the Future of DevOps?

testing

For years, testing has proved a steep challenge for efficient and effective software development. Even today, testing is clunky, inconsistent, and time consuming. It’s widely recognized that testing automation is at best partial, and is the number one bottleneck in the software development and…

How Technology Is Changing the Way We Travel

travel

The last 20 years have seen technology impact the travel industry more than it has in the preceding 100 years. Not only can we travel faster, but we are also privileged to better, more comfortable accommodations along with the comprehensive tools that let us…

15 Enterprises Assemble at Microsoft’s First Global Startup Roadshow

Global Startup Roadshow

Microsoft kicked off the first ever Global Startup Roadshow last June. Fifteen participating companies were chosen from a list of over 500 startups that achieved global success and aim to introduce their products to the U.S. market. CEOs of the selected startups spent a…

3 Tools to Safeguard Your Big Data in the Cloud

data center management

In the past few weeks, there have been dozens of articles dedicated to discussing the growing security concerns revolving Big Data and the cloud – or, specifically, Big Data moving to the cloud. In seeing that the Internet of Things, which consumes large amounts…

Best Apps for Making New Friends in Any City

Best Apps for Making New Friends in Any City

No one ever said that making friends in a new city is an easy feat. Thankfully our generation of movers and shakers, the young men and women doing the most intercity relocating, don’t have to act alone. Thanks to a series of mobile apps,…

5 Tips to Stay Safe on Public Wi-Fi

Your bank calls you to verify your $925 bill at a Best Buy in South Florida but you’ve never even stepped foot inside the Sunshine State. You immediately call your bank to cancel your credit card and panic while digging through your wallet to…

5 Apps That Will Cure Your FOMO

5 Apps That Will Cure Your FOMO

FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) is a phenomenon sweeping the nation. Every day, millions of people are forced to half-commit to plans that “might be fun” in case something amazing should happens in its place. No one wants to be left alone and plan-less on a…

Top Photo Editing Apps for the Photography Enthusiast

photo editing apps

Steve Jobs prophesied the revolution of photography in his biography. “He had three things that he wanted to reinvent: the television, textbooks and photography. He really wanted to take these on,” revealed Walter Isaacson when he wrote about Jobs. Smartphones have changed photography as…

6 Best Tools to Boost E-Commerce Conversions

6 Best Tools to Boost E-Commerce Conversions

Rocking the e-commerce world is hardly a unique goal, but with the competitive nature of the industry weighing us down, it is difficult for a newbie or a smaller business to make waves among bigger names. With the rise of large competitors who have…

3 Apps Making Your Life Almost too Easy

startups and apps

Like many millennials, I share an addiction– I’ll admit that I cannot eat, sleep, or breathe without my smartphone super-glued to my side. Besides the fact that I’m not able to live without communicating to the outside world via texts and phone calls. My…

5 iPad Apps for B2B Sales Success

ipad apps

In the new innovative age of B2B sales, sales teams are constantly looking for new ways to optimize the way B2B business is done. With the influx of iPad apps available in the app store, it can be difficult to narrow down your search for apps…

Hot off the Press: 3 Printers to Watch in 2015

3D printers

Although it seems that nearly everything is going digital in this day and age, the printing business isn’t prepared to cut its losses just yet. From innovations in packaging design capabilities to printing breakthroughs in biotech and philanthropic advancements, we’re now in an era…

5 Tips to Keep Your Gmail Account from Being Hacked

gmail

My computer has yet to be hacked, knock on wood, but after recently hearing a hacking horror story that happened to a colleague of mine it got me thinking, how do I prevent my accounts or specifically my email from being hacked? All too often…

9 of the Biggest Software Blunders of All Time

power blackout

We’ve all been there, that dreadful moment when no matter how much tedious testing you’ve done, the sleepless nights spent coding until dawn, and what do you get in return: A bug! In order to lighten the mood and make your problems seem less…

5 Time Management Tools to Tame Distractions

time management tools

Image credit: Flickr/edgeplot We’re no stranger to daily distractions and frequent interruptions that constantly make us feel pulled in different directions. While it’s difficult to take out those interruptions, it’s much easier to control how much time you spend on interruptions, and analyze the time you have to spend on…

3 Cool Tools to Guide Users through Your Site

tutorial explainer videos

By now we are all well versed in watching sites’ explainer videos, those animated recordings that explain what your product does, its services, and why people should buy it. In other words, ‘how to’ videos. They seem to be almost everywhere and many companies…

Airbnb Opens Doors to a Wealth of New Startups

sharing economy

Airbnb Opens Doors to a Wealth of New Startups How does Airbnb use data to drive growth of not only their company, but a wealth of new companies centralized around their proprietary concept? Data Management Organizations (DMOs) are employed to conduct test after test…