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AngularJS VS NodeJS

In one way or another, we have all experienced the richness that traditional JavaScript has brought into our online web surfing. Almost anything related to web user interactivity sparkles, with awesome features like alert boxes, form validations, web page design aid, and so on. While today JavaScript has been “transformed” into an amalgamation of a great set of […]

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Eid ul-Fitr

Ramadan is a challenging and rewarding time for Muslims around the world, and they are rewarded for their devotion with a holiday that all but mandates festivity and cheer. Eid ul-Fitr begins the day after Ramadan ends and marks the start of the month Shawwal and, like Ramadan, is officially begun when the moon has […]

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Ramadan: The Holy Month of Revelation

Ramadan is the holiest period for Muslims around the world. This period of sacrifice and reflection can be difficult for an outside observer to fully grasp, but working for Allshore during Ramadan last year with 80+ Pakistani Muslims gave me a unique opportunity to try, and what I learned not only taught me a lot […]

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Islamabad’s Table Tennis Tournament – 2012

Table tennis, also known as Ping Pong, is a sport in which two or four players hit a lightweight, hollow ball back and forth using table tennis paddles. The game takes place on a hard table divided by a net. Except for the initial serve, players must allow a ball played toward them only one […]

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Business and the War on Terror

Business has a profound effect on people’s lives, and in our increasingly globalized world, this has never been truer or more important. Business spans great distances overcoming barriers in range and location, yet as the world becomes metaphorically smaller, there is no guarantee the individual pieces will fit together into the new whole with ease. […]

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Advantages Offshore: Allshore versus oDesk

There are many different tools available when outsourcing your software projects across the globe, some of which are outstanding, and some of which are a nightmare. The difference lies in accountability: in the offshore staffing industry, accountability is everything and companies that can offer that, and the advantages that accompany it, are a cut above […]

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Cloud Buzzing

Lately, there has been increasingly more buzz about migrating data to cloud servers in order to cut down IT costs, but a technology like cloud computing can also offer many other benefits.  Many think that the cloud was invented to cut down on the ever-rising costs of hardware, when actually it was formed by information […]

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The Economy Slows Down, but not Allshore

Another month has passed and employment rates in the United States are still markedly falling short: the private sector added 80,000 jobs, which is a large departure from the 90,000 jobs that had been estimated. The last three months have shown underwhelming employment reports constituting a trend of slow employment growth; there are no signs […]

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The Birth of Pakistan

Pakistan, or the Islamic Republic of Pakistan as it is officially known, is a relatively young country, emerging on 14 August 1947. Formerly a part of the British Indian Empire, Pakistan gained its independence according to the ideas put forth in the Lahore Resolution authored in March 1940 during a meeting of the All India […]

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PHP Department Trip to Sawabi

After our shift Friday night, the PHP department took a trip to Sawabi in order to relax and have some fun together away from the office. We passed the time as we waited for our transport by playing table tennis and, after offering Fajjar Prayer, began our 1 and a half hour journey to Sawabi […]