Technology

Frameworks, libraries, interesting new releases in the world of tech and programming. If this sounds good to you, you're in the right place. Any new tech you want us to try out and review? Let us know!

Getting started with Capacitor using Next.js

Ever wondered how to run a Next.js app natively on a mobile device? It requires some setup but it’s actually very easy thanks to Ionic’s Capacitor! What is Capacitor? Capacitor is Ionic’s solution to running web apps natively on your device. To put it simply, if your app works on the web, Capacitor is an […]

Leonardo
Aug 6, 2020

ARM tech & why Apple’s new Silicon Macbooks are a big deal

This year, Apple announced a two year plan to switch from Intel processors to their own, tailor-made ARM tech. Here’s why you should care about this change – even if you don’t buy Apple products. Firstly, here’s a quick rundown in case you haven’t heard. At the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) Apple announced the […]

Leonardo
Jul 28, 2020

Google Docs: 3 reasons why it’s the best word processor out there for the modern user

Google Docs has a lot up against it. Microsoft Office, despite its high price tag, has held the monopoly over the word processing world for as long as I can remember. But with ‘working’ and ‘online’ now being more synonymous than ever, free online word processors are growing in popularity and challenging the status quo. […]

Evie
Jun 26, 2020

The Small Business Website Scam: What it is and how to avoid it

Let’s face it, you company needs a website. Unfortunately nowadays it’s not just about getting a website online though. You need to be smart about it. To avoid a website scam and make sure you’re getting your money’s worth, here’s a checklist to follow. It’s true: every business should have a site. Even small businesses […]

Leonardo
Jun 12, 2020

Tailwind UI: a great new library of bite-size components

Tailwind is my favorite CSS framework. And when I learned that its creator was working on a library of components I couldn’t help being excited. I wrote about Tailwind when I first started using it in my article Tailwind: A refreshing alternative to Bootstrap. That was quite a while ago now and since then Tailwind […]

Leonardo
May 25, 2020

Figma – Exciting New & Upcoming Changes in 2020

Figma, the collaborative design and prototyping tool, has yielded great success as a slick (and free) Adobe XD and Sketch alternative. And this year, its features and UX are being upgraded like never before. So let’s have look at what’s new in Figma in 2020. The ‘What’s New in Figma’ webinar (headed by Yuhki Yamashita) […]

Evie
May 15, 2020