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What’s coming up for Bluetooth on the web?

Update 2016-09-19: Added Estimote Mirror that was recently announced. Bluetooth has come a long way since it’s inception in 1994. There are some exciting new innovations being worked on beyond just the standard beacons. We’ll guide you through a few that we think are most exciting to the web. Web Bluetooth Web Bluetooth is a standard that’s in development to allow devices to interact with other devices over Bluetooth within the web browser. Chrome is already testing this out….

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How to Fix Your Custom Theme After Magento 2.1.0 Upgrade Breaks It

Recently we upgraded a client site from Magento 2.0.7 to Magento 2.1.0, and discovered that our custom theme broke after the upgrade. Below is some information that we hope will help other developers who encounter a similar problem. Software versions (before upgrade) Apache 2.2.29 PHP 7.0.8 MySQL 5.6.25 Magento 2.0.7 and a custom Magento theme Steps to reproduce Follow instructions and upgrade Magento from 2.0.7 to 2.1.0 (reference: http://devdocs.magento.com/guides/v2.1/release-notes/tech_bull_21-upgrade.html) Run "php bin/magento setup:upgrade" Analysis It seems,...
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Notable Updates for Authorize.Net – July 2016

Don’t dismiss Authorize.Net too quickly! If you’ve been in the e-commerce sector as long as we have you’ll undoubtedly have plenty of experience with the 20-year-strong Authorize.Net payment gateway. Authorize.Net has been introducing a lot of changes recently, maybe in response to competition from the likes of Braintree, Stripe, and even PayPal. A lot of  these changes have been desired for a long time so it’s good to see them finally implemented. Anything that makes the user experience…

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Recent Magento Deployment for Major Athletic Apparel Maker

Endertech is proud to announce the recent deployment of Score Sports. Score Sports is an athletic apparel maker and distributor focused on youth sports. They make many of the uniforms used by various club teams and other organizations. They made a name for themselves producing high quality soccer uniforms for AYSO regions and other major soccer clubs and have expanded into basketball, baseball, sports equipment and more. Score engaged Endertech after a previous development agency could…

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Behold Firebase 2.0!

Firebase is a unified app platform for Android, iOS and the web Even though it has been a few weeks since Google I/O 2016 took place (May 18th-20th), I think it is still worth highlighting one of Google I/O’s significant announcements in the mobile app space. This year’s Google I/O keynote focus revolved around natural language processing with the reveal of Google Assistant, a new instant messaging app, Allo , and the launch of their…

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Drupal 8 Site for Doyle New York

Rebrand & Drupal 8 CMS for Famous Auction House Doyle New York

Endertech is proud to announce the launch of the all new Doyle.com Doyle.com is Endertech’s most advanced Drupal 8 website yet: A database that includes hundreds of thousands of searchable pages of past auction information A powerful and well-organized CMS that puts control in the hands of Doyle’s marketing & design staff A custom integration with Doyle’s in-house database that automatically feeds new auction data into the CMS A beautiful new design that implements Doyle’s brand…

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Your Content Management System… More Than What Your Users See

The design of your content management system is more than visualizing the templates your organization will fill content into. The design phase of your CMS is actually an opportunity to review your workflows, your decision making processes, and improve the way you operate and express your business going forward. There is this ongoing dance between the existing dynamics of your business and how content production and strategy can be streamlined by defining policies and standards….

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API’s And Your Company’s Software

Smart use of API can help you design, develop, and implement software that is more future-ready for your company. Do you understand what an API is and are you planning to incorporate any into your software? Are you planning to develop your own API and expose your own data through web services? I ask these questions and write this article today because still, even in 2016, I am surprised by how many clients of ours come to us not really understanding…

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Three Highlights for Merchants in the new PCI DSS 3.2

The PCI Security Standards Council released the newest version of the PCI Data Security Standard version 3.2 on Thursday. Since today is Friday we’ll keep it light and easy with three important highlights for merchants: “All processing and third party entities – including Acquirers, Processors, Gateways and Service Providers must provide a TLS 1.1 or greater service offering by June 2016.” PayPal, Authorize.Net, and others will be switching over to require TLS 1.1. Have you…

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Highlights from the 2016 Global Security Report by Trustwave

Trustwave recently produced their 2016 Global Security Report available here: https://www2.trustwave.com/GSR2016.html Applying Magento and WordPress updates as soon as possible after they’re released is what helps prevent your site from being hacked. The reason is because when an update is released hackers also become aware of where the vulnerability exists. At that point it becomes a race between applying the patch before hackers develop the exploit and target your site. Trustwave highlights that same thing…

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