Category Archive: Front-End Development

What comes to mind when you hear legacy code? Many developers cringe at the mention of legacy code. They imagine massive code files, old technologies, and code that hasn't been touched in years, somehow becoming worse because time has passed. Lucky for us, code doesn't really "age". Technologies come and go but coding principles often stand the test...

Establishing Excellence  Omnitech strives to be a learning organization. Technology is constantly changing, helping us solve new problems or resolve familiar ones more efficiently. One way we do this is to send people to conferences.   Four of our developers went to the Norwegian Developers Conference (NDC) Minneapolis/St. Paul in May 2019. NDC is an international conference hosted all over the world. For the past...

Saturday, October 27th brought South Dakota Code Camp 2018 to Sioux Falls, SD. This event is a free yearly event although we took a hiatus last year. This year SD Code Camp was hosted at Raven and we were glad to be one of the sponsors. Omnitech views this as an opportunity to support and elevate the technology community...

Expectations of performance and functionality for web-based applications are accelerating at a blinding pace.  To meet these demands, virtually all of the big players in technology such as Google, Microsoft, Apple, and Mozilla are getting behind the concept of Progressive Web Apps (PWA).  A Progressive Web App is a collection of web standards that when combined, add functionality...