Technology


11 reasons why you should learn HTML

Technically HTML is a programming language. HTML stands for Hypertext Markup Language. If HTML is a real programming language or not is not of huge importance. What is important is why you should learn HTML. There are many reasons why HTML is a good language to have in your repertoire, whether you want to be […]

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Why should you learn to program?

Why should I learn to program? There can be several good reasons to jump into programming in today’s technological era – whether you want to change your career, learn new skills, or upskill for your current role. Let us look at five reasons as to why should you learn to program. Why should you learn […]

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Technology Trends for 2021

The opening line of Gartner’s “Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2021” really says it all. “Disruption is the hallmark of 2020”. Yep, it’s that time of the year again. As we approach the new year, we look at potential technology trends for 2021.  After a year like no other, 2020 has had a considerable impact. […]

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Women in Code

Coding is commonly perceived as a male-dominated industry, however, we’re noticing a very positive trend in our coding bootcamps and our coding challenges: 40% of our attendants are women, and we hope to reach 50% in future classes. Our tutors, mentors and teaching assistants are women, as is our student care manager. All of them […]

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Why Budding Coders Need To Blog

8 Reasons Why Budding Coders Need to Blog It can be very easy for a developer to dismiss blogging as a method of highlighting their coding prowess, given their familiarity with another kind of writing.In this post we explore exactly why coders, especially learners need to write about what they’re doing. Let’s start with the basics – it […]

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8 Reasons Why A Career In Coding Is Right for You

1. You Love Tech! Obvious I know, but often understated. It’s definitely worth mentioning that to work in software development, you need to have a love of tech and all the possibilities it brings. Appreciating technology’s potential will motivate you to innovate, excel and climb the career ladder in tech. 2. You’re a Problem Solver Problem solving is a skill […]

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What is the Internet of Things?

The short and sweet explanation of the IoT is the idea that every object that has an on / off switch can be connected to the internet and again to each other. Not just the obvious ones like your computer and cell phone, but everything. Home appliances such as washing machines and coffee makers as well […]

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Create Stunning Visuals with D3.js

D3.js, or D3, is a compelling framework in web development. It is an open-source JavaScript library that is used for manipulating documents based on data. It produces dynamic visualisations of data for the web. D3.js provides the building blocks for displaying data through colourful charts, graphs, and maps – instead of boring text and spreadsheets.  […]

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Responsive vs Adaptive Web Design

Responsive design and adaptive design aim to achieve the same thing – a website that works on whatever size of a screen you are looking at. However, while both strive to achieve the same thing, how they achieve that goal is different.  Why Responsive and Adaptive Design?  In general, Google encourages a push towards mobile-friendly […]

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4 Traditional Industries Changed by Technology

 Many traditional industries are grabbing hold of the fast-moving pace of technology and using it to their advantage. Technological innovations are transforming long-established industries, allowing them to think outside the box and do things differently. Most, if not all, main industries in the world today are influenced by technology. Here are examples of four of […]

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