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Animating Apps With Flutter

by Shubham

Flutter provides great animation support for cross-platform apps. This article explores the new unconventional and an easier way to add animations to apps.

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The W3C At Twenty-Five

by Rachel Andrew

In this article, Rachel Andrew explains how the W3C works and shares her “Web Story” to explain why the Web Standards process is so vitally important for everyone to have an open web platform where they can share their stories and build awesome …

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How To Use Breadcrumbs On A PWA

by Suzanne Scacca

PWAs are supposed to provide visitors with a better experience than a mobile website. But just because PWAs will use sticky navigation the way that native apps do, that doesn’t make them as easy to get around. If you’re worried that your PWA is going …

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Design Systems Are About Relationships

by Ryan DeBeasi

Design systems can improve usability, but they can also limit creativity or fall out of sync with actual products. In this article, we’ll explore how designers and developers can create more robust design systems by building a culture of …

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