Enjoy our weekly roundup of the techiest tech news from the interwebs.
Shiny, New Things
South by Southwest just happened. Here are a few of the most exciting, newest tech gadgets, including a VR machine that stimulates flying!
Get a sneak peek at SXSW’s hottest tech
Is this Pied Piper coming to life? Whether you’re a fan of HBO’s Silicon Valley or not, this new algorithm from Google is a big deal.
Google’s new algorithm shrinks JPEG files by 35 percent
Good to Know
Firefox 52 has been released and with it setTimeout() and setInterval() changes. To learn more click here.
The pain of having to write and manage three different code bases for iOS, Android and a responsive web app are real. Does the future hold a solution? Check out this article on React Native for Web.
A Glimpse Into The Future With React Native For Web
With all the cyber security unrest, having SSL is more important than ever. And yet, only a small percentage of the web’s top sites have it. Click below for a quick list of steps to get your site secure.
Road To SSL
Ever wish you could move away from an outdated front end stack? Wondering if there are any shortcuts? Read this:
A Frontender’s Guide To The Galaxy: Pt I & II
Tool to Try
Check out this awesome new tool that allows you to preview your code instantly without having to connect to a network!
Flex Your Brain
Many tech giants who were vocal opponents of Trump’s first travel ban have backed away from fighting the second one in court.