The Tech Nation 2016 report is out today, and we can guarantee this – agencies across Bournemouth and Poole will be ecstatic to see that once again, the south coast has climbed to fame in the digital world. Competing against cities including London and Manchester may be daunting to some, but for Bournemouth and Poole, it’s a walk in the park. Or on the pier. With such creative talent embedded in these coastal areas, it comes as no surprise they’ve made a mark on the UK digital economy.
Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Instagram; many of us will have at least one of these on our phone – and why not? These apps provide a quick way of communicating and sharing moments with our friends and family. However, it could be argued that our need to be up to date with absolutely everything has led to us neglecting the most important aspect – safety among young internet users.
“You have to risk things, to end up with greater things”. This quote, made by tech and marketing expert Tamara Sword, perfectly sums up the vibes of the ‘She Who Dares Wins’ event in Bournemouth on Thursday 15th October. Michelle and I swapped the office for an afternoon full of inspiration (and some sweet treats too).
How can larger companies create and foster a truly innovative working environment, and how can you, as an employee within a large company, make an innovative difference to the culture and practices around you? Last week we were invited by LV= to explore these questions at their “Innovate Within” conference in Bournemouth.
There are many developer best practices that should be followed – one of these is Don’t Repeat Yourself (DRY). It’s quite simple, don’t do something twice if you don’t have to.
This post looks at how Android developers will be able to improve code quality by using duplication detection tools.
Out of all the things we take for granted (and there are a LOT), sight has to be one of the biggest. We wake up, open our eyes, and spend the rest of the day relying on our vision to carry us through our life experiences…
There are some questions we get asked regularly here at Createful. And one in particular we hear almost every week – “How much does an app cost?”