Transitioning from Android to Swift & iOS Development

When joining the Head Start internship programme, I started working with Android as this was the only experience that I had. Since then I have been granted the opportunity to learn iOS app development, which is where I find myself at the point of writing this blog post.

Skills to learn in order to become a successful Android developer

Android is a vast and dynamic ecosystem and you could spend weeks learning about specific tools or concepts, only to discover that what you learnt either isn’t as important, or shouldn’t be used anymore. In this post, I share the list of skills that I think Android developers should learn in the hopes that these will help you to concentrate your efforts on the important stuff.

Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation moves analogue radio onto a digital “Fabrik”, transforming its engagement with its audiences

In a major modernisation of its broadcast technology, the Seychelles Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) has launched two new apps for its radio services, bringing audiences for Radyo Sesel and Paradise FM into the digital and social revolution.

SuperSport tops the App Store charts

The Apple App Store has just released their annual lists of the best apps – and the SuperSport app has been proudly featured in both the Streaming and Sports categories.

Android Material design tips

At Open Night, I presented design tips for developers who would like to create great Android apps.

Colour and Development

For those who missed Open Night, here’s the essence of what I spoke about because face it we were there to learn and teach as well.

Sign up for Open Night: Design for developers

Join us on Thursday, 30 March for user interface design tips presented for developers, by developers.

Firebase – Google Launchpad Build event

Thabiso shares his learnings Firebase learnings from Google’s first South African Launchpad Build event.

livestream: Google I/O 2016

Come join us on 18 and 19 May to watch the next iteration for Google’s software, services and devices.

Unpacking Google I/O #OpenNight

Google has recently made several big announcements, revealing their latest developments and innovations at Google I/O. Our next #OpenNight will unpack this for those who missed it or would like greater clarity on the implications of these developments.

Google I/O Extended Screening

We would like to invite Silicon Beach’s growing dev community to join us at a live streaming of Google I/O extended where you can join other devs in experiencing Google’s latest developments.

immedia newsletter: February 2012

The fact that January is already a distant memory means 2012 has begun like most years – with a bang! That’s also the case here at immedia HQ, where we’ve already released our latest QuickCV and DStv Guide Android apps into the App Store!