• Add CarPlay to your React Native App

    Add CarPlay to your React Native App

    Tom Dye | April 8, 2021

    What is CarPlay? CarPlay is an Apple car integration standard that allows you to display content from your iPhone onto your compatible car head unit and control your phone. Common uses for this include casting music from services such as Spotify or Apple Music or for trip navigation using a map application.

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  • React Native: Crash Course for the Business-Side

    React Native: Crash Course for the Business-Side

    Jason Cheatham | March 31, 2021

    Mobile development mostly deals with 2 platforms: iOS and Android. There are distinct ecosystems for both platforms — each has its own languages (Java and Kotlin for Android, Objective-C, and Swift for iOS), its own standard environment (Android Studio for Android, Xcode for iOS), its own app architectures, app stores, libraries, etc.

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  • How to Choose a Software Development Company

    How to Choose a Software Development Company

    Michael Van Sickle | March 25, 2021

    There are many articles and blog posts on the internet that attempt to advise readers on how to choose a software development company. Almost all of them discuss the traits and attributes that make one vendor superior to another.

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  • Get Lean with Your MVP by Hacking Human Psychology

    Get Lean with Your MVP by Hacking Human Psychology

    Cherie Brown | March 22, 2021

    Most agile product teams have heard the concepts around using an MVP to learn about what customers want, Lean Startup style, but the process of defining an MVP to fulfill those goals often proves to be easier said than done.

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  • Introduction to Machine Learning with JavaScript

    Introduction to Machine Learning with JavaScript

    Bradley Maier | October 19, 2020

    What is Machine Learning? Machine learning is a subset of AI that is concerned with algorithms that can improve through experience. Experience in this case generally translates to being fed lots of data. What’s more interesting than what machine learning is though, is what it can do.

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  • What’s new in TypeScript 4.0?

    What’s new in TypeScript 4.0?

    Sam Menza | September 29, 2020

    The recent release of TypeScript 4.0 offers a smorgasbord of improvements including improvements to coding editor experience, build scenarios and support for variadic tuple types. Let’s take a closer look at some of these improvements a developer can make use of in this latest release. Support for Variadic Tuple Types TypeScript 4.

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  • The Definitive TypeScript 4.0 Guide

    The Definitive TypeScript 4.0 Guide

    Jason Cheatham | September 18, 2020

    Originally published October 2018. Updated September 2020. This article describes the features and functionality of TypeScript 4.0.  One of the most interesting languages for large-scale application development is Microsoft’s TypeScript. TypeScript is unique in that it is a superset of JavaScript, but with optional types, interfaces, generics, and more.

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  • TypeScript 4.0 Cheat Sheet

    TypeScript 4.0 Cheat Sheet

    Jason Cheatham | September 18, 2020

    This cheat sheet is an adjunct to our Definitive TypeScript Guide. Originally published November 2018. Updated September 2020 for TypeScript 4.0.

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  • Advanced TypeScript 4.0 Concepts: Classes and Types

    Advanced TypeScript 4.0 Concepts: Classes and Types

    Nick Nisi | September 18, 2020

    Originally published November 2018. Updated September 2020. This article describes the features and functionality of TypeScript 4.0. While TypeScript is very simple to understand when performing basic tasks, having a deeper understanding of how its type system works is critical to unlocking advanced language functionality.

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  • Architecture Spotlight: Event Sourcing – Part Two

    Architecture Spotlight: Event Sourcing – Part Two

    Stuart Bingë | August 6, 2020

    Where We Left Off Previously In the previous architecture spotlight entry, we discussed Event Sourcing and illustrated the concept with a simple banking account example. We laid out many of its pros and cons to help readers decide if the pattern would be useful to them.

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  • What is a 2nd Generation Framework?

    What is a 2nd Generation Framework?

    Carrie Rice | August 3, 2020

    An article on 2nd Generation JavaScript Frameworks & Libraries: beyond Angular, React, and Vue! recaps Geertjan Wielenga’s talk on the evolution of JavaScript and the influence of the enterprise in recent years. Background Wielenga spoke of the pioneers of JavaScript frameworks and libraries including Dojo (1.

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  • Increasing Value in Your Software Development Lifecycle

    Increasing Value in Your Software Development Lifecycle

    Stuart Bingë | July 23, 2020

    Today, many software projects rely on some form of iterative software development lifecycle (SDLC) to incrementally deliver features to their users. A feature is identified, analyzed, designed, scoped, implemented, tested, and ultimately shipped to users – and this cycle is repeated for all features throughout a project’s lifetime.

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  • Writing Tests that Work

    Writing Tests that Work

    Anthony Ciccarello | June 30, 2020

    Your team realizes that testing is valuable. Your team creates tests for already completed features. The result was encouraging and your team even found a few bugs hiding in the application. Your team returns to feature development and attempts to add new tests.

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  • Why Automated Testing Matters

    Why Automated Testing Matters

    Anthony Ciccarello | June 30, 2020

    Your software development team released an MVP application into production. The application only had a few features and the codebase is far from perfect, but there are big plans for the future! Your team presses on, adding features and your user base continues to grow. After a few months, cracks begin to surface.

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  • Smart Contracts: A Tutorial

    Smart Contracts: A Tutorial

    Paul Bouchon | June 17, 2020

    Introduction Now that we’ve demystified smart contracts and better understand what they are and how they work, let’s build our own contract on top of the Ethereum blockchain. Because smart contracts are computer programs at their core, many of the concepts that we’ll use to build a basic contract will seem familiar.

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  • Demystifying Smart Contracts

    Demystifying Smart Contracts

    Paul Bouchon | June 17, 2020

    Smart contracts are often described as a transformative new technology that borders on magic, able to remove third-parties and monetary risk alike from business deals using the power of the blockchain.

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  • The Importance of Good Software Architecture

    The Importance of Good Software Architecture

    Stuart Bingë | June 10, 2020

    What is Software Architecture? Software architecture is the analysis, thought and design considerations that form the foundational scaffolding for a successful software system. If you write software for work or as a hobby, whether you know it or not, you’re already dealing with software architecture and the processes of making architectural decisions within your applications.

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