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The Best WordPress Plugins of All time – Web Development Edition...

Monday, April 11th 2016

As a WordPress web developer, there is no shortage of choice when it comes to plugins that add functionality to a website. However, a choice of the wrong plugin can lead to extended development times, frustration, and heavy unintended expenses. That’s why we created a list of the best WordPres...

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Visual Studio now includes Xamarin – FREE

Friday, April 1st 2016

MICROSOFT ON A ROLL: Last month, Microsoft bought Xamarin, a platform that allows iOS and Android cross platform development using C#. At its Build developer conference yesterday, the company announced that Xamarin is now included with every Visual Studio version. Xamarin lowers the barrier to entry...

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Stripe coming to Sri Lanka

Friday, April 1st 2016

STRIPE IN SRI LANKA: Last week, Hon. Minister of Telecommunication & Digital Infrastructure Harin Fernando announced via Facebook that Stripe would be coming to Sri Lanka shortly. Stripe is a world leading internet payment gateway solution and a great alternative to PayPal (which is not availab...

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Netflix is now in Sri Lanka!

Thursday, January 7th 2016

THIS JUST IN:   In a stunning reveal at CES 2016, Netflix CEO Reid Hastings announced #NetflixEverywhere. The service instantly went global and expanded into 130+ countries including Sri Lanka. Prices start at $7.99USD per month and users can sign up here: https://www.netflix.com/lk/ Questions ...

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SLT Launches 100mbps Fibre to the Home Broadband in Sri Lanka

Friday, April 4th 2014

Sri Lanka Telecom has launched 100mbps Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) broadband in Sri Lanka. After visiting two branches in Colombo today (Havelock Town and Maradana), it appears that the services is not rolled out to everyone just yet. Some of the current available locations include apartment complexes ...

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Mobitel 4G Broadband now live!

Tuesday, June 4th 2013

Mobitel, a unit of Sri Lanka Telecom, said mobile fourth generation (4G) broadband services had gone live in Colombo, Galle, Hambantota, Jaffna, Kalutara, Kandy, and Matara.   The 4G-LTE (fourth generation – long term evolution) services had shown downlink speeds of 96 Megabits per second...

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PayPal in Sri Lanka?

Monday, June 3rd 2013

Sri Lanka is looking to give the freedom of getting inward payments through PayPal, a cost-effective global remittance and payments system that has helped boost e-commerce in many countries, Central Bank Governor Nivard Cabraal said.   “We are looking at it seriously,” Central Bank ...

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WordPress turns 10!

Friday, May 31st 2013

Happy Birthday WordPress!   The content management system turns 10 years old today. The open source platform powers 18% of the web including CNN.com, Mashable, IGN, Time Magazine, Tech Crunch NY Observer, MSNBC, US Government websites, Justin Timberlake.com and many more.   For more inform...

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