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August 23, 2016
CSS pre-processors, like Sass, are one tool that no front-end developers should live without. Here’s a look at how the Sass CSS pre-processor can supercharge productivity, help developers write more succinct CSS, and keep files organized.Read More
August 22, 2016
More and more businesses are enlisting encryption experts to help them implement plans to encrypt data, internet connections, websites, and email—but is it the right strategy for you? Read on to learn more about encryption, when and where you should use it, and some things to consider when crafting your own encryption strategy.Read More
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