The Distillery Blog

  • Dagger 2: How to Understand and Use Components and Modules

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    Dagger is a great tool for dependency injection (DI). It does most of the job in compile time, making applications smaller and faster and dependency resolving safer. What’s not great is the documentation. Dagger is not a simple tool by any means. It requires a certain level of understanding to be used properly...

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  • The Future of Typography: An Introduction to Variable Fonts

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    Designers, imagine a world in which the number of fonts used on a website or app isn’t limited by load speed, or by the availability of styles in a font family. You’d no longer be limited to a few weights (light, regular, bold) and widths (condensed, regular, expanded). Instead, you could exercise a fine degree...

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  • 7 Awesome Augmented Reality Solutions

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    Augmented reality, also known as AR, is increasingly everywhere. Businesses across industries are turning to augmented reality app development to help them create new ways to engage their customers. Educators are using AR to develop new ways of teaching, and medical professionals are using it to transform the...

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  • Distillery Makes the Entrepreneur 360TM for the Second Year in a Row!

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    Achieving success in business is no easy task. Sustaining that success is even harder. That’s why we’re excited to share another milestone marking sustained success for Distillery. For the second year in a row, we’ve been honored on the Entrepreneur 360TM! In their words, Entrepreneur’s list recognizes "360 small...

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  • Distillery’s 2018 Year in Review

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    The end of the year is often a time for celebrations. For Distillery, the end of 2018 is absolutely worth celebrating: It marks 10 years since we’ve been in business! Indeed, from our beginnings as Rus Wizards in...

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  • Why Successful Companies Like Google Outsource: 5 Use Cases You Can Learn From

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    What do many of the world’s most successful businesses have in common? They outsource some of their work. As companies like Google, Slack, Microsoft, Alibaba, and GitHub have long known, outsourcing can deliver manifold benefits to businesses. These benefits include money saved, time saved,...

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  • A Cure for Cold Feet: Why It’s Time to Open the Door to Outsourcing

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    Flexibility that speeds innovation while reducing your risk. Access to top talent, regardless of location or long-term interest. Fit-for-purpose teams that exist for only as long as you need them. Increased control over how your internal resources are used. Money saved across the...

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  • 5 Brand New Mac Mini Features For 2018 Model

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    Today, we are starting a new series to cover some of the latest technology products and releases on the market. On November 7th, Apple launched its latest version of a mini desktop computer. The 2018 mac mini is as revolutionary as its famous predecessor. Apple has introduced a wide range...

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  • MedX App: Secure, Real-time Healthcare Messaging with PubNub and AWS Translate

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    The healthcare industry is hungry for innovation. Companies like MedX are driving that innovation, using technology to revolutionize how healthcare happens. MedX is a secure, compliant, real-time messaging solution (iOS/Android) that improves quality of care for patients by streamlining doctor-to-doctor communication. As MedX’s development partner, Distillery...

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