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Switching to Tailwind CSS, a utility-first CSS framework

Posted: Thursday, 2 July 2020

What is Tailwind CSS? What is a utility-first CSS framework? Find out how switching from bespoke CSS, Bootstrap, or other frameworks can help improve your front-end development productivity and maintenance.

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Umbraco Spark

Posted: Friday, 20 March 2020

We recently sponsored and attended Umbraco Spark, the Bristol-based Umbraco conference that focuses on forward-thinking and technical innovation

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CODECABIN19

Posted: Monday, 18 November 2019

Last month Karl Tynan was lucky enough to be accepted and attend a fantastic event for Umbraco developers called CODECABIN...

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Codegarden19 - Karl's review

Posted: Thursday, 30 May 2019

Karl's review of Codegarden19, the official Umbraco developer conference in Odense, Denmark...

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The umBristol Umbraco V8 hackathon

Posted: Tuesday, 18 December 2018

As part of the umBristol Christmas Party day of events, our developer, Karl Tynan, recently attended the Umbraco V8 hackathon on a boat in Bristol.

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Decoupling views and navigation Xamarin.Forms

Posted: Thursday, 4 October 2018

Navigation in Xamarin.Forms is tightly coupled to the UI. How can you go about breaking that coupling and making your ViewModels more testable?

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Awaiting multiple tasks effectively

Posted: Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Working with the Task API and async and await makes consuming asynchronous operations very straightforward. However, what if I want to process several asynchronous operations concurrently?

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Creation of an Alexa skill using an internal HR API

Posted: Thursday, 23 November 2017

With the automation of HR management here at Rock Solid Knowledge we wanted to create a new way to remember who was meant to be in the office. So with a recent office purchase of an Amazon Echo, I decided to take on the development of an interactive program that could be invoked via Alexa...

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