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Islamabad Drupal Camp

 Drupal is a content management framework that is used worldwide. The key point for the success and popularity of Drupal is the strong community of active contributors the framework has. We Pakistanis are not behind either, and arrange Drupal camps regularly to teach and learn about this programming system.After the successful Drupal camp that was […]

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Seven Habits to Avoid When Working Remotely with Your Client

  Many companies are now outsourcing their development or IT departments to a remote team, an excellent opportunity for programmers worldwide. However, when you are working with your client remotely, you need to be at the top of your game. Communication is everything, and listening to the clients’ perspectives, coordinating closely with your teammates, and […]

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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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Good Outsourcing Starts With You

Outsourcing is a valuable resource, especially as the IT industry becomes more and more crowded. It gives you access to an almost unlimited supply of skills and the freedom to fit almost any budget. If it goes well that is.While outsourcing affords a company a lot of opportunities, it also carries with it the risk […]

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Four Questions You Should Ask Before You Sign

More and more overseas companies are popping up, each one promising you the moon and claiming to be the leader in offshoring. And maybe they are, but probably not. You have to take it all with a grain of salt. They might actually employ the highest quality software developers and have the ability to meet […]

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Getting to Know Pakistan

Recently, I received a Facebook message from a former Allshore employee who I had managed until he moved to Italy last summer. I was touched that he remembered me. He told me about his time in Italy, how he was adjusting, and that he missed his home in Pakistan and everyone at Allshore. I was […]

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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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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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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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Allshore Virtual Staffing: A Company Built on International Trust

Let’s face it: most Americans rarely get the chance to work closely with people in other countries or far away continents. Such was true about myself only five years ago, when universal online chatting was still gaining popularity. In fact, the only contact I had experienced with people outside of the United States was through […]