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Getting Started With Amazon Alexa Development
In the last few years Amazon has been able to capture a significant share of the home assistant market with the help of the Echo product family. Starting with the audio only product line, Dot, Tap, and […]
Android O – Autosizing TextViews
Introduction Android O is coming. Right now in June, we’re in Release Preview 3 with an expected final release date of Q3. My guess for the dessert name is Oreo, but I haven’t been right […]
Object Partners Tech Trends
What was asked Recently we sent out a survey to all of our consultants to get a feel for what technologies are in use across our clients, we dug through the results of that survey to […]
Two-way Data Binding in ReactJS – Part III
Variable-length Arrays In Part I, we learned how to automatically bind top-level state properties to form elements in JSX, so that updates to those elements automatically updated state and vice versa. In Part II, we […]
Two-way Data Binding in ReactJS – Part II
Nested State In Part I, we learned how to bind top-level state properties to form elements in JSX, so that updates to those elements automatically updated state and vice versa. However, the method we used […]
Two-way Data Binding in ReactJS – Part I
Simple Data Binding What do Aurelia, VueJS, and Angular have in common? All three are modern frameworks that support two-way data binding. Of course, ReactJS famously omits this feature, and I believe the standard excuse […]
Real Time Database Triggers with Firebase Functions
A recent Android application I worked on required storing the latitude and longitude of a user’s location. I was asked to convert that latitude and longitude into a user-readable address. I could have written the […]
How to install and use Headless Chrome on OSX
EDIT: Headless Chrome is shipping in Chrome 59 so the need to use the full Canary path will eventually go away. You can check your Chrome version in the menu under Help > About Google […]
Nested weights are bad for performance
    You’ve almost certainly seen the lint error before “Nested weights are bad for performance.” How bad are they, though? My plan is to create a sample application with a nested view hierarchy using […]
Migrating from Cordova to React Native
Cordova and React Native are JavaScript based frameworks for building cross-platform mobile apps. They differ greatly in their approach, with Cordova being embedded web view centric, and React Native being native centric. React Native is […]