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Make an Android or iOS application… as a web developer?!

So… want to make an Android application? I guess you’ll have to learn Java then. Want to also convert that Android application to also work on iDevices? I guess you’ll have to write it from scratch in C then & require a Mac book or a running virtual instance of the Mac OS on your […]

Generic Top Level Domains… but not as you know them.

So according to the news, Google have purchased the “.app” gLTD for over $25M (roughly around £16M). If you don’t know what a gLTD is, it’s similar to a “.com” or “.co.uk” suffix on web domains. So now, technically nobody can own a “.app” domain without technically being sold one or rather being given permission […]

Flat Design – taking web design by storm.

Flat Design – taking web design by storm.

Hey guys, So for this blog (before I complete last months blog’s follow up as promised), I want to take a look at flat design. Now for anyone who has no idea what flat design is, here is a quick example I mocked up:   I’d assume if you’re not a techie like myself, the […]

Freshers Flu will soon be upon us my friends…

Yes. Freshers Flu is a REAL thing. No. Freshers Flu isn’t a myth… as I found out the hard way once upon a time! But seriously, I’m not sure what the cause of it is. I think the main different external factors contribute since: Moving cities/countries is something people always get ill as a result […]

That time of the year again

Yep, that’s right… it’s that time of the year again. What time of the year you might ask? Well, A Level results time of the year. If you’re reading this and you’re a university student… you’d be lying if you tried to claim that A Level results day wasn’t a nerve-wrecking experience for you. I know […]

The heatwave and holiday so far…

The heatwave and holiday so far…

On paper, I technically went on holiday after my last exam in June. Truth is though, the ‘holiday mentality’ never really became a reality until the department of Computer Science sent out all of our results. Fortunately for me, I passed, which means more Computer Science football next year! As for my break from Leicester […]

New Walk between University & Highcross is beautiful whatever the weather.

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Hello everybody! My name is Karam (as you can most probably tell by now) & believe it or not, I’m currently the first blogger for the department of Computer Science here on the University of Leicester student blogs. To begin, I would like to take this opportunity to firstly introduce myself in an unorthodox quick fire […]

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