Making your Apps “Chatable”

As a Software developer who create an app for clients, we might often find this in the requirement: “able to chat with other users” Which basically the owner want chat functionality in the app to let users talk and interact each other without the need to open other social messaging apps. This is needed to …

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Create WhatsApp-Like WebApp Using Qiscus Web Chat SDK – Part 1

In this tutorial, we’ll try to create a WhatsApp-like web-app using Qiscus web chat SDK. We focus mainly on the user interface. More functionality will be discussed in another tutorial. Pre-requisite Before we can start working, we need to prepare necessary files for this tutorial. They are qiscus SDK javascript file and CSS file. We also need fontawesome …

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Fact: The IT Industry Isn’t A Front Runner of Digitization

Digitization touches all aspects of our life. The initial goal which is to create an archive of a physical document now is replacing the physical document itself. You don’t need tons of photo albums to collect your pictures; it’s being replaced by the gallery on your smartphone. There is also no need for making your …

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Overflowing Advantages of Using Telemedicine in Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asian (SEA) region is comprised of many developing countries. There are hundreds of thousands of people in this region alone. Thus, it’s only natural that this region up until now is facing many health issues as well as overcrowding. Medical services in SEA for a large part of the population pale in comparison …

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Benefits of Accelerating Digitization in Businesses

The impact of digitization these days is inevitable and far-reaching as time passes by. Many businesses have definitely taken advantage of the impact of digitization. For example, a study stated that at the end of 2010, e-book sales constituted about 10 percent of total sales, with an expectation that it would rise to 25 percent …

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Integrating Chatbot to Qiscus Chat SDK

Chatbot is very popular in modern chat communication today. Having capability of automatically reply message by a system and displaying various rich type messages by the system will be very common use-case which people expected nowadays in every smart platform. The most popular use case of chatbot such as customer service bot for supporting e-commerce …

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Chat Feature Dilemma: Why Building is Not Always a Better Idea

In recent years, chat applications have shown significant growth and even surpassed social networks in terms of gaining active users. According to Business Insider Intelligence data, the number of combined users of the top four chat apps are larger than that of the top four social networks. In Indonesia alone, according to a research by …

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Qiscus Chat SDK Identity Management

In Qiscus Chat SDK, we need to set user via client SDK. Qiscus is using login_or_register concept for setting up the user in the Qiscus object. Parameters that need to be passed on by client side are ’email’ (unique and function as an id for the user), ‘password’, and ‘username’. User will be created if …

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3 Reasons Given to Us on Why CEOs Took the Jump

In the course of our work, we have spoken to many CEOs of not just big enterprises, but also small companies and even non-profit organizations. While the former did have the muscle to take on new technologies, what surprised us was that there were small companies and also non-profit organizations which were pretty much hungry …

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