While working as web developers and designers we often create tools to make our life easier. Being programmers we instinctively try to avoid repetition. If you know you are going to repeat a task more than a handful of times it sometimes makes sense to build a tool to do the job for you. This is what we do and we plan to tidy a few up and put them online for people to use.
One of the most tedious task web designers and developers come across is typing HTML markup. This free online TEXT to HTML convertion tool is the first of our free web developer tools that we plan to introduce to make the web designer's life easier.
Here is a simple tool for cleaning strings to use in urls
And some handy 3rd party tools that we like:
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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:32:00 GMT
Elon Musk didn't delete SpaceX and Tesla from Facebook, according to this developer
Shortly after the Cambridge Analytica debacle broke out, heaps of high-profile celebrities and brands – including Elon Musk, and his ventures SpaceX and Tesla – went on to delete their Facebook pages. But it appears these admirable acts of protest ...
Los Angeles could fast-track Elon Musk's first tunnel project in West LA
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Thu, 19 Apr 2018 21:22:29 GMT
Web Developer — Remsoft
As a key contributor to an experienced and vibrant team of professionals, the Full Stack ASP.Net Developer will have the opportunity to grow, learn and expand their career, while making an immediate positive impact on the business and its offerings to ...
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:45:43 GMT
Alexa's Customizable Skills Make Echo More Fun
When Amazon first introduced developer tools that let people build stuff for Alexa, the company made a conscious decision to call these functions "skills" rather than apps. It was a subtle way of making Alexa seem capable, and also, suggesting to ...
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 22:00:04 GMT
Web developer's tweets on data stored by Facebook and Google go viral
Web developer Dylan Curran posted a thread on Twitter over the weekend that quickly went viral. He tweeted, "Want to freak yourself out? I'm gonna show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store about you without you even ...
Worried about what Facebook knows about you? Check out Google
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 20:02:21 GMT
We're hiring: Web and Database Developer
POSITION SUMMARY: The SETI Institute is looking for an experienced “full stack” web developer in a production environment. In collaboration with other team members, the Web and Database Developer is responsible for proposing and designing new features ...
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 22:46:14 GMT
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 17:58:11 GMT
Always Launching: Web Tools Finally Catch Up to Our Reality
So why aren't we applying the same continuous, iterative approach to our websites? In large part, the tools have been the hindrance. A stale market, characterized by outdated CMS solutions like Wordpress et. al., has perpetuated a weak strategy—one in ...
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 22:23:19 GMT
Apple details tools to help developers comply with new EU data regulations
Apple on Friday unveiled a set of developer tools designed to keep app makers in line with the European Union's upcoming General Data Protection Regulation, a set of rules that grants users more control over their digital histories. Announced in a post ...
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 20:27:06 GMT
Apple shares new developer tools that will help users delete, restrict, and export iCloud data
Following other news where Apple is complying with the GDPR, today the company outlines tools to help developers manage user data that is stored in iCloud. Starting today, Apple will supply tools to developers to allow users to both export and then ...
Doctors put patients in charge with Apple's Health Records feature
iOS 11.3 is available today
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:00:29 GMT
The New Yorker
Silicon Valley's Sixty-Year Love Affair with the Word “Tool”
The New Yorker
In Silicon Valley, according to Siva Vaidhyanathan, a professor at the University of Virginia whose book about Facebook, “Antisocial Media,” is due out in September, “Tools are technologies that generate other technologies.” When I asked an engineer ...