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George Barnes

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What is Industry 4.0 ?

The world is an uncertain place at the moment and industry is no exception. We won’t pretend to have all the answers — no one does. But from experience, we do know how companies can prepare themselves for an uncertain future. 

It’s all about flexibility, and the ability to adapt. And for manufacturers, and anyone else in the supply chain, that’s where industry 4.0 comes into the picture. 

Industry 4.0: a brief introduction

Industry 4.0 is the name given to the industrial revolution that we’re currently going through — sometimes known as the digital revolution.

Where the first three industrial

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Free resources: Website wireframe components

We’re lucky enough to have the opportunity to build a lot of websites here at Newicon. And through that experience, we’ve learned many ways to make the process of building...

Newicon

·1 min read

Everything you need to know about getting investment for your startup

An interview with Alister Sneddon, CTO and Co-Founder at Genuine Impact.

George Barnes

·10 min read

5 problems with legacy software

Struggling to stay in control of a sprawling legacy software system? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! We speak with countless companies — from SMEs right through to multinationals — that...

George Barnes

·3 min read

The problem with target=”_blank”

A security flaw in new tabs I recently discovered that making a link open a new tab by adding a target=”_blank” attribute actually creates the new tab in the same...

Luke Manson

·2 min read

11 (more) rules to live by in the world of software engineering

In the previous blog in this series, we asked our software engineers to offer up a few rules that they wished they’d known when they started out in the industry....

Newicon

·1 min read

11 rules to live by in the world of software engineering

        Software engineering as a subject is obviously incredibly complex and almost impossible to boil down into a set of rules. Not to be put off by a challenge, however,

Newicon

·2 min read

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