How Python Became the Language of Choice for Data Science

Python has risen in popularity across a number of industries and professions. The rise of the programming language can be attributed to its ease of accessibility and its numerous libraries Continue ReadingHow Python Became the Language of Choice for Data Science

App Localization: Why and How to Use it for Mobile App Success?

Mobile app development has become a new trend. Everyone – may it be an entrepreneur, an office-going guy, a mobile app developer or a student – all are striving to Continue ReadingApp Localization: Why and How to Use it for Mobile App Success?

A Cold Dive into React Native (Tutorial for Beginners)

By Johannes Stein – Freelance Software Engineer @ TopTal. Original works can be located here. When React Native was announced, the first reactions were overwhelmingly positive. Traditionally, when we think about web technologies in the Continue ReadingA Cold Dive into React Native (Tutorial for Beginners)

Styled-Components: CSS-in-JS Library for the Modern Web

By Jeremy Davis – Freelance Javascript Developer @ TopTal. Original works can be located here. CSS was designed for documents, what the “old web” was expected to contain. The emergence of preprocessors like Sass Continue ReadingStyled-Components: CSS-in-JS Library for the Modern Web

Python Class Attributes: An Overly Thorough Guide

By Charles Marsh – Head of Community @ TopTal. You can view the original work here. I had a programming interview recently, a phone-screen in which we used a collaborative text editor. I was asked to implement Continue ReadingPython Class Attributes: An Overly Thorough Guide

Declarative Programming: Is It A Real Thing?

By Federico Pereiro – Freelance Software Engineer @ TopTal. Original works can be located here. Declarative programming is, currently, the dominant paradigm of an extensive and diverse set of domains such as databases, templating Continue ReadingDeclarative Programming: Is It A Real Thing?

Scaling Your Web Development Team

Given the team-centric nature of large projects, and the tendency for projects to suddenly grow large in scope, you will no doubt need additional resources. Or worse… maybe you have Continue ReadingScaling Your Web Development Team