Eye-opening tech

How blind developers code

Ever wondered how blind developers know what they’re typing? How they’re able produce beautiful, working code? We take a look at the tools making this possible and invite you to contribute to the resources for the blind programming community.

Becoming truly native

Facebook announces React Native

Having already open sourced React last year, Facebook has now launched React Native, a JS library that is rethinking how we write applications using one-way data flow, immutable data structures and the full potential of JavaScript.

Space rulez

NASA’s ten coding commandments

NASA has produced its own set of coding standards to ensure code quality and safety among all NASA applications. These standards have evolved from their own guidelines and are set to be applicable to the greater software development industry.

Dollars and sense

The companies opening up their FinTech APIs

Attention all FinTech developers: there are a host of open FinTech APIs out there ready to be utilised in your next big project. We run down the list of APIs you should be adding to your virtual toolbox.

Java EE 8 features

A sneak peak at Java EE 8

Work on Java EE 8 is happening as we speak, so we thought we’d take you through the features we’re most excited about. Read on to see what this newest version of the Java platform has in store.

Naming and testing

Tests need love too

Testing expert and author Colin Vipurs tells us why you should never name your test “Test1”.