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A practical guide to digital user experience design

Creative Director Andrew on ignoring all the noise and focusing on the core UX process.
Andrew Posted by Andrew on 11 December, 2018

Transforming Code: Refactor by example

A good rule of thumb is, if you notice that your code is really, really obviously in need of a refactor, then you've probably waited too long.
Mitch Statz Posted by Mitch on 4 December, 2018

React: Predictable, consistent

Dominic on why a stable and consistent approach to building web apps pays off in the long run.
Dominic Jarvis Posted by Dominic on 28 November, 2018

Ferrymead – a history of innovation

Ferrymead has always been a hub for problem solvers. Media Suite's resident (and unofficial) historian, Wayne, goes right back to the Four Ships.
Wayne Posted by Wayne on 1 November, 2018

The Gentleman and the Tramp

One software developer's recommendations for the great hikes (or tramps) of Christchurch. Read on for "visual buffets", "friendly sheep", and "nicely maintained lookout points".
Mitch Statz Posted by Mitch on 30 October, 2018

Mobile development made easy

Hollingsworth says, with a little bit of upfront thinking (and perhaps a little compromise) you can develop cross-platform apps that are easier to write, easier to maintain, easier to deploy and better supported than any of the solutions available.
Jonathan H Posted by Jonathan H on 17 October, 2018

Private properties in Javascript: how es-next is making life better

Ersin takes a comprehensive look at the patterns for hiding internal state, and contemplates the future.
Ersin Posted by Ersin on 3 October, 2018

Bossy kid to people leader: playing to your strengths

Kaylene with her recommendations for transitioning from manager to leader, and finding a way to keep doing the things you love.
Kaylene Wakefield Posted by Kaylene on 18 September, 2018

When 531 people do good

This year, Summit-goers showed us we were right to put our faith in people. In the end, 84% of attendees decided to do the right thing. 
Abbie Posted by Abbie on 13 September, 2018
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