In today’s world of complex web applications, it’s important to understand how the tools we use work under the hood. One such tool is the virtual DOM. The virtual DOM is a lightweight, in-memory representation of the actual DOM that
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Five Important Goals for Software Developers in 2023
Every January, goal setting becomes a prevalent topic for individuals, regardless of their profession. This is a time for people to reflect on their personal growth and set targets for the next stages of their evolution. This year, we aim
GDG DevFest Caribbean 2022 Call For Speakers
DevFest Caribbean 2022 kicks off on December 1st to 4th and we are on the lookout for speakers to give sessions on the event. This global moment empowers developers to teach, learn, and connect when they may need it the
What are the roles and responsibilities of an IT Support person?
Are you considering a career in IT support? There are many different jobs in the vast subject of IT support. Each organization will have a different IT Support employee with a different job description and duties. For instance, if you
Getting certified as a UI/UX designer in the Caribbean
User experience is an emerging field in the Caribbean, but what certification is required? My name is Jason Clarke, a software engineer and user experience advocate and within this article, I aim to provide you with the step-by-step process of
Starting your UI/UX career in the Caribbean
From the design of physical products to websites, apps, and even newspaper advertisements, UX/ UI plays an important role in Caribbean society. So what exactly is UI/UX? UX stands for User Experience Design and it is the process of creating
The User Experience Design Community in Jamaica
This community was founded in January 2021 by Janice Alexander, a UX designer in Jamaica. She had been in the industry for a while and noticed a lack of cohesive understanding in the space.
How to Curate a Career Roadmap
Life is full of unexpected events, and it’s the same for your career path. Career paths don’t always follow a straight line, and you can pivot at any time based on your needs and experiences. However, every individual is ultimately