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Progressive Web Apps Part 2: Responsive And Progressive

By Nick McKenna | 1st January 2019
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In part 1 of our series on Progressive Web Apps, we discussed how a user might install your App on their device, via either their web browser or the Microsoft Store. In part 2, we discuss the importance of responsiveness. Responsive Web App Design Responsive … more

Progressive Web Apps Part 1: Installable Web Apps

By Nick McKenna | 31st December 2018
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Previously, we ran a short article introducing you to progressive web Apps. In that article we discussed several common traits of progressive web Apps. In a series of articles, we are going to drill into these traits in more detail. Today we are starting with … more

Friday Flash! 30th November 2018

By Nick McKenna | 30th November 2018

It’s been a while, but we’re starting up our Friday Flash again! This is where we keep you guys up to date with everything that’s been going on around here. JR Ewing First off, we’re spending a lot of time out in Dallas. If you … more

Nesting Router Outlets In Angular 6 / 7

By Nick McKenna | 28th November 2018

We’ve been building progressive web Applications (PWA) in Angular and Typescript for a few years now, but once in a while something new and interesting still comes along. In the last couple of weeks I came across something pretty interesting which although is possible, is … more

Mobile App Developers Grow Your Audience

By Nick McKenna | 20th November 2018

Mobile App Developers Facts And Figures By 2019, over a third of the human population on Earth will have a mobile smart device such as an Android phone, iPhone or iPad. This represents a new way undreamed of ten years ago to communicate with new … more

Integration With Back Office

By Nick McKenna | 8th November 2018
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Integrating Your Internet Of Things Device With Your Back Office Systems As organisations grow, their back office systems often become a little… unstructured… It starts out innocently enough with the odd spreadsheet here and there and maybe an access database. Then a few cloud-based web … more

How We Used Management 3.0 To Make Us Love Appraisals

By Nick McKenna | 16th March 2018
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At McKenna Consultants, we are like the majority of people who dread the annual 1 to 1 appraisal. Rather than moaning about doing it like we do every year, we decided to explore what we could do instead using some Management 3.0 practices. In the … more

Desktop Kanban

By Aaron McKenna | 13th March 2018
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It is a common understanding that some of the biggest benefits of agile, scrum and kanban is found by teams, however when working alone, how can you maximise some of the techniques successfully employed by agile teams? In my role at McKenna Consultants, not only … more