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Hotterkeys: A Game for Learning Keyboard Shortcuts

By | May 19, 2015 at 11:59 am

Keyboard shortcuts aren’t very easy to learn. The team at Motel, a full-service design and development agency, decided that learning hotkeys is not only not easy – it’s pretty annoying, too. They decided to make it fun to learn hotkeys so that people can love the…

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Developing a Mobile App? 3 Frameworks You Should Know

By | May 17, 2015 at 11:00 am

A developer can create mobile apps with games and productivity software by using any framework; however, some of the software programs have more APIs than others. Furthermore, certain programs allow designers to develop custom user interfaces and to add unique controls to the applications….

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Key Challenges Faced by Apple Watch App Developers

By | May 16, 2015 at 4:00 am

Thousands of customers are waiting for the Apple Watch to become available to them. But developers have warned consumers not to expect too much from the apps initially. There is a bizarre challenge for developers all over the world in creating a smooth performance of the apps….

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Say Goodbye to These 5 Web Design Trends

By | May 10, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Thankfully, computers, phones, and cameras are not the only areas where technology evolves. Web design has changed drastically since early 2000 and it appears to be changing trends again. Over the years, web designers find what works and what causes people to leave a…

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Calculate the Cost to Build Your App with This Tool

By | May 7, 2015 at 12:30 pm

These days, everyone and their brother (including, literally, my brother) wants to know how much it costs to turn their app idea into a reality. A new app cost calculator called HowMuchCostAnApp.com will make sure you don’t get ripped off. It works by asking…

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To the Future: Aaron Draplin & Jenn Lukas on Design

By | May 4, 2015 at 8:00 am

There’s one conference that’s designed to bring product teams, developers, designers, and entrepreneurs together to connect over the web future we’re all working towards. Future Insights Live is coming to Las Vegas June 1-4. To connect with your peers on UX, APIs, CSS, SVG, A/B testing, and all the…

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Hostt Offers Free Unlimited Web Hosting

By | May 3, 2015 at 8:00 am

Whether you are a tech savvy individual or an entrepreneur, the odds are high that you have at least one active website right now. When it is time to launch your next site, you have the option of avoiding web hosting fees without needing…

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4 Must-Have Apps for Every Software Developer

By | May 2, 2015 at 8:00 am

In terms of special apps for software developers, there are many on the market that they can certainly use. While some of them give preference to the classic methodology, others prefer experimentation. That being said, here are four of the hottest apps for software…

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Improve Site Speed Using Google’s PageSpeed Tool

By | May 1, 2015 at 10:00 pm

If your website is slow, you’re losing revenue. Don’t believe me? Let’s take a look at a case study for proof. Urban Podiatry is a small practice located in Columbus, Ohio. For the past few months I’ve been helping them grow their business with…

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25 Mobile Developers Share Which Platform They Build for First

By | Apr 29, 2015 at 8:00 am

You all know how I feel about the Android platform: it’s something I constantly think of, this battle between iOS and Android. But I recently started to wonder about this issue on more of a macro level. Why do developers choose to build on…

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An In-Depth Look at the Scrolling Website Trend

By | Apr 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm

While we’re only a few months into 2015, one thing is becoming pretty clear: This is the year of endless scrolling and parallax design. Websites in every niche are investing in redesigns or makeovers, and the appeal of long scrolling layouts is widespread. As…

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10 Skills That Will Make Developers More Competitive

By | Apr 25, 2015 at 8:00 am

If you’re developing apps and are looking for good opportunities, you need to stand out from the crowd. Unfortunately, it’s not as easy as it’s said to be. While a good portfolio helps, you also need clients to take notice of your application first…

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Most Popular Languages in GitHub [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Apr 20, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Here on Tech.Co, we’ve looked at the most popular programming language in each state, observed various programming languages in terms of their growth and popularity, and provided you information on which programming languages could earn you the most money. Well, now, according to a…

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Rover Releases Major Update in Open Source iBeacon SDK

By | Apr 14, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Over the past year, since we last spoke to him, John Coombs has been collecting feedback from marketers and developers who are using his Rover platform to build beacon-based content and experiences into their apps. All of the feedback has gone towards implementing the…