December 14, 2018
LH Blog title photo - Gordon Gekko

Robo advisor trading on bear market

Gekko Is an open source platform for crypto trading using automated business strategies. Gekko creates a link between merchant and a stock exchange. Our main goal is  to create such business strategies which will bring us the desired profit. Gekko offers several features to facilitate the development of the commercial systems for cryptocurrencies. In particular, the ability to test the strategy built on historical […]
November 20, 2018
Bank API Integration by PSD2

Bank API integration from PSD2 perspective

What is PSD2? As of January 2018, a new regulation for payment services within the EU market has been in place. PSD2 meant revolution in financial services area. According to the regulation, each bank is to allow access to online client’s account for third parties. This act applies to every payment account providers within the EU, no matter the size of organization. The bank […]
October 30, 2018
Interns are made to take a plunge

Interns are made to take a plunge

Idea Interns are made to take a plunge and we take it, as well. Since the very beginning of localhost.company, we have been cooperating closely with students from  SPŠE, TUKE and IAESTE. These collaborations were brought to a next level this May in form of a unified HR platform – IT Summer Camp (ITSC) which is focused on acquisition of talented people. Realisation IT […]
September 28, 2018
Localhost Exploration Day 2018

LED 2018

2-weeks ago we hosted an internal Localhost Exploration Day – LED 2018. It is hackathon-style session, but not focused only on coding and thus dedicated only for tech people, but also on bringing up any bright idea to make life in our company better and easier. This year we put emphasis on fintech domain, where our product portfolio is aimed at and where we […]
June 15, 2018
Professionalism in IT

Professionalism in IT

My analytical mind sometimes gives me sleepless nights. One time, in its furthest parts, (4th core at 10 per cent capacity), it began to deal with one question – who actually is a professional in the IT area. We recognize many professionals in various areas of sports, science and technology, but within IT, since it is a very young industry, examples or ideals of […]
April 16, 2018
Asteroid Story

How to get an asteroid named after you

Tradition At high school, we were to attend  student research and professional activities program (SOC) organised by the ministry of education. Physics projects led by our physics teacher had already had their rich tradition. Younger students took over projects after the school’s graduates and one of those was called “magnets”. Competition in Bratislava It was about the use of small magnets on pads that […]