From the BlogComparing React and Vue

As part of Neontribe's ongoing technology evaluation for projects, Nick and myself recently performed a comparative review of React and Vue, looking at both technical and community aspects. This post provides a very brief overview of what we discovered. It's very clear that both projects are broadly similar and are…

From the BlogSetting up Laravel Homestead on Windows

My 1st task at Neontribe was to set up my Windows development environment for Lavarel PHP-powered service that exposes a website and an API. Most developers here at Neontribe use Linux so as I was using Windows I expected a few issues to surface. Indeed, having chosen to use the…

From the BlogChickens and eggs and an open omelette.

Neontribe's involvement with the IATI standard started this spring, with a small user research project as part of the Open Ag Funding project. Our brief was to study the journeys of those engaged in publishing open data to the IATI standard and to produce a three-slide summary. The outcome was…

From the BlogDebian Stretch VirtualBox Guest Additions

I discovered recently that VirtualBox is no longer in the Debian official repositories, which prevents us from installing the Guest Additions from the package manager (apt). The Guest Additions provide the drivers for the virtual hardware in a VirtualBox guest. Installing the Guest Additions is still relatively straight forward however.…

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A web and mobile app to help young people prepare for meetings and express their views, wishes and feelings to people like their social worker, advocate or leaving care worker.

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