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The Untapped Potential Of Sports Tech

The tech startup industry in Sri Lanka tends to focus very much on a few core verticals—SaaS, mobile, and e-commerce—mostly because these are where…

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Should Sri Lanka Start Thinking CDNs?

Cloud Delivery Networks, aka CDNs, is the latest hosting methodology that’s being utilised to provide global brands with the best possible performance for their…

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The Now Of AI – A Conversation With CogCom

On any list describing the technological trends of the future, you’ll find AI. In fact, as Kevin Kelly, the founding executive editor of Wired,…

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Doom ‒ The Original Shoot ’Em Up

First, let’s get your nostalgia feels going… Twenty-five years ago, Doom was released by id software as a follow up to Wolfenstein 3D. The…

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How Ayubowan Became ආයුබෝවන්

Throw it back a couple of decades and the word මචං would probably have appeared online as gibberish text or tiny squares. Being able…

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I Can’t See What You Did There ‒ Internet For The Visually Impaired

We tend to take the internet for granted. We’re always connected, whether it be on our computers, our tablets, or our mobile phones. And…

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Importing Tech: Does Sri Lanka Pay Too Much?

With the proliferation of smartphones and tablets, devices that cater to a multitude of audiences are now ever more easily available. No longer are…

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How Facebook Hooked 1.23 Billion People

Approximately 1.23 billion ‒ that’s around one-seventh of the entire world’s population. That’s also the number of people checking Facebook on a daily basis….

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How Much Do Software Engineers Make In The Region?

If you look at the job market today, you will notice that the tech sector continues to dominate globally with highly sought out jobs…

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Takas And The Difficulties of E-commerce

Connectivity in Sri Lanka has been steadily increasing over the past few years. The Central Bank records a 15.2% growth of information and communication…

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From Apparel To… Motherboards?

At a ceremony to mark the 150th anniversary of St. Mary’s College, Kegalle, on March 5, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe stated in a speech…

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Is The Swashakthi Loan Scheme Really For Startups?

On the February 8, the National Policies and Economic Affairs Ministry launched the Swashakthi loan scheme, in a bid to create new jobs. Swashakthi…