Need of Context in a chatbot conversation

This blog post introduces the Importance of Context to maintain the state of a Conversation while building a bot more specifically a chatbot. A conversation (or chat) is a chain of statements exchanged between two or more individuals. Mostly, conversations happen on a particular topic or in a situation. Whatever the topic or situation is, … Read more Need of Context in a chatbot conversation

App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard

This blog post gives you an intro to an Enhanced Bluemix Mobile Dashboard. This is version 2.0 of my previous blog post on how to Quickly Design, Build, Secure and Deliver an App using Bluemix Mobile Services. Let’s call this version as “Design, Connect, Build, Secure and Publish an App using Bluemix Mobile Dashboard” What … Read more App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard

Swift 3.0 explained for C# Developers

Originally posted on February 02, 2016 | Modified to Swift 3.0 on October 01, 2016 Programming languages provide a way to communicate with a computer through notational instructions.Swift and C# are High-Level Languages commonly categorized under multi-paradigm and Compiled Programming languages. They not only fall into the same category of programming languages but also have … Read more Swift 3.0 explained for C# Developers

Generate Xcode Project via Swift Package Manager

As part of my journey with Swift, I was watching this WWDC 2016 video – “Going Server-side with Swift Open Source” and may be at 31:36 of the video my colleague Pat mentioned, ” I went through and created a Xcode project”. The Xcode project was created for debugging the server-side code under Bluepic-Server folder … Read more Generate Xcode Project via Swift Package Manager

IBM Cloud Tools for Swift

Swift as a programming language is now available on Linux and that means we as developers can use it on servers in data centers and in cloud. For Developers interested in creating applications that span both Client and Server-side, We at IBM created an app called “IBM Cloud Tools for Swift” in short ICT. ICT … Read more IBM Cloud Tools for Swift

Swift on IBM Bluemix

IBM brings Swift to the cloud – IBM Bluemix. After my recent blog post – Swift for C# Developers, I was fortunate to deliver a bunch of sessions including “IBM MobileFirst for iOS Swift Developers” (Link)  for SwiftBLR (Swift Bengaluru) meetup group at IBM office over the weekend. Swift is the fastest growing programming language … Read more Swift on IBM Bluemix