Can it Core an Apple (or Android)?

With the prevalence of Smart Phones, there are various strategies to consider when it comes to supporting these devices while dealing with web design. Two common buzz phrases are “Mobile First” and “Responsive Design”. These approaches have gained popularity, and as is often the case with technological solutions, are used without much analysis about whether or not they are the best approach.
To start, let’s look at the Mobile First approach.
What is Mobile First? This approach focuses on creating the “harder” design for small screens first, [more]


Tech Diversity and the Digital Divide

Today many companies are making strong efforts to address the issue of lack of diversity in the tech sector.  It has been the elephant in the room for a long time, but despite any efforts to increase diversity the problem still remains on a whole. I believe it’s time to look at the potential root cause of this gap and how we can help solve the issue in years to come.  There are barriers that exist early on in society that can result in the lack of opportunity coupled with less ability to compete once entering the job tech job arena.  [more]


Never Dull in the ZT Bus Series: It’s Time for a Change

Matt “Never” Dull has been a technology consultant for over 15 years. With a brain that can “never” say no to solving the strangest of business requirements, he has successfully delivered some of the most interesting and seemingly impossible integrations involving content management, search, social, portals, security and mobile solutions to a client list a mile long. In November of 2015, he bought a bus. His two kids and dog put up with him and will join him on cross-country bus trips when they can.   [more]