Why is Linux better for programming? 9 key reasons

A lot of software engineers believe Linux is better for programming and 47% of them use it for professional software development. It seems like most people who are interested in coding and computers, even on a general level, favor Linux over other operating systems. There are quite a few reasons that most people who enjoy … Read more

What do companies do with old laptops? 6 outcomes for old laptops

Companies tend to lease, sell, repurpose or recycle old laptops and electrical products. We generate 48,000 tons of electrical waste a minute so making sure businesses correctly handle old laptops and computers is essential. The technology revolution has improved millions of people’s lives and spawned industries that wouldn’t have been viable without it. However, everything … Read more

Is Code Blocks safe?

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After a software vulnerability was found in code blocks in April 2020 developers have begun asking if Code::Blocks is safe. Having a piece of software with security flaws on your computer can be a recipe for disaster if it is exploited. Despite the announcement of the vulnerability Code Blocks is considered safe but you need … Read more

Are network cards worth it? 5 things you must consider

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Advancements in the processing power of laptops mean external network cards aren’t worth it for most people. There has been a one-trillion-fold increase in processing power since 1956 which means your computers and laptops can now easily handle network connections using their integrated adapter.  Network cards became incredibly popular in the developer and gaming community … Read more

Why should you use Bootstrap instead of CSS?

You should use Bootstrap instead of pure CSS if you are looking to create projects quickly, keep consistency across a large team, use a modern approach to CSS, and want JavaScript out of the box. Bootstrap powers 27.4% of websites used today and has some fantastic benefits.  It is worth clarifying that we are not … Read more

Where does Joomla store articles?

Understanding where Joomla stores articles are vitally important if you are a developer and looking to work on the platform. Each content management system stores its data in slightly different ways. It makes switching between the different platforms difficult, especially if you are a developer and need to implement a new feature. Joomla is one … Read more

How much do Wix designers charge?

Wix designers have been able to charge more and more due to the growth in popularity of the platform. Wix now has a 1.8% share of the content management system market but just five years ago it only had 0.4% of the market. The 350% increase has brought with it over 200 million users and … Read more