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Things we've been reading

Create your own framework on top of Symfony components

An in depth look at how to create your own framework using the many high quality Symfony components.

http://symfony.com/doc/current/create_framework/index.html 

Introducing Material Design Lite

Google introduce MDL as a way for developers to add the MDL look to their websites.

https://medium.com/google-developers/introducing-material-design-lite-3ce67098c031

7 future web design trends

Some predictions on upcoming web design trends.

http://delighten.co.uk/7-future-web-design-trends/

13 tips for making responsive web design multi-lingual

Some useful tips on making responsive web sites for multiple languages.

http://responsivenews.co.uk/post/123104512468/13-tips-for-making-responsive-web-design

Ophan: Inside the Guardian’s data-driven newsroom

An interesting insight into a tool Guardian uses to monitor and drive their newsroom.

http://venturebeat.com/2015/07/03/ophan-inside-the-guardians-data-driven-newsroom/

Cloudfare fights cancer

How open source software has far reaching benefits, in this case helping in the fight to cure cancer.

https://blog.cloudflare.com/cloudflare-fights-cancer/ 


Tools that have interested us

ZoomSlider

A nice looking slider.

http://tympanus.net/Blueprints/ZoomSlider/


Videos we've been watching

Exploring CSS Layout Techniques

Chris Coyier talking about how to tackle a common layout problem. Including flexbox.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wHKFO6a4ms

About the author

Ian Jenkins

Ian Jenkins

Ian Jenkins is a Principal Developer at Box UK. Ian works mostly with PHP, but loves trying out new things. When not sat in front of a computer, he likes to read, watch films and follow sport. Ian thinks he is the only blog contributor who does not play the guitar.

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