Guest blog by Julia Lammers of TransIP Every year, various new concepts are introduced in the world of web development. New techniques are coming onto the market and older techniques are being improved and updated. We can also expect a number of new developments in 2020, in particular from previously introduced technologies such as Progressive Web Apps (PWA) and Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP).
Being able to really experience and experience something: it is becoming increasingly important in the entertainment segment. Consumers want to be close to the promotion and experience something as if they were actually there. For example, through large screens, VR applications and audio effects. Partly for this reason, for example, more and more games are being released in VR - so that you are really 'in' the game. Combined with the ever-growing popularity of Formula 1 in the Netherlands, waiting for the following was exciting: Sim racing with an F1 simulator. Nowadays you can easily rent an F1 simulator for any event.
More and more people order clothes online and choose different sizes to make sure that a (size) fits. Garments that do not fit will be returned. A waste of unnecessary transport, and in some cases the returned clothing is even destroyed. That is why the sector has joined forces and two new ISO standards on digital fitting are being worked on.
Hackers, viruses, information leaks. Virtual robbers are lurking everywhere. And anyone can fall victim to it. In 2018 alone, 8.5% of all Dutch internet users aged twelve and older had to deal with cyber crime. That is 1.2 million Dutch people! That alone is a good reason to focus on a VPN service. This considerably increases your safety on the net. And VPN offers more benefits.
Hengelo's IT company launches EyeQ virtual learning environment. Smart2IT, a software house of SaaS products from Hengelo that may receive the FD gazelle award for the second time in a row, is launching a new software platform. This new platform, called EyeQ, offers organizations the opportunity to improve their staff training and education with the application of Virtual Reality.