Technology


What is a CDN?

Whenever you click on a website, you will see that the website loads in minutes and displays its content. What if the webpage’s content takes minutes or even hours to load? You’ll most likely become annoyed and leave the site. Businesses use CDNs on their websites for this purpose. A CDN improves and enhances a webpage’s […]

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What is a Proxy Server?

Proxy servers provide a variety of security advantages by transmitting your web requests to a different server. Each time you make a web request, the request is first routed through the proxy server. The proxy server forwards your request to the appropriate web server, receives a response, and then forwards that response back to you […]

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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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