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Welcome to our weekly edition of the Dev Digest where we put together the best links to help you stay on top of what’s happening in the world of software and web development. From top stories to development tips, professional advice, and more, we’ve collected the best articles, stories, and videos of the week from across the web.  Now let’s get to it.

 

 

Avoiding an ADA Lawsuit

With the realization that accessibility compliance is a great advantage for your company and customers, and with the increase in ADA activist lawsuits across the country, it is important to have a clear understanding why web tools and applications should be compatible with assistive technologies used by people with impairments.

 

  • Learn what stakeholders and developers need to know about compliance including compliance standards, guidelines and more.

 

Top Story

A New Way of Looking at Things…

  • Within our industry, the focus is often on the technology, but as Andy Weissman points out, new ways to experience something, especially something that already exists, can be the most transformational.

 

Developer Corner

So Many To Choose From…

  • Cross-platform app development can save time, effort, and money but as it has risen in popularity, so have the number of framework options available. How do you pick? Start with a look at these five recommended options and their features.

 

Answering A Need…

  • Build it and they will come? A look at how Spotify built their Spotify Lite app for users with constrained resources.

 

Professional Advice

Dealing With a Difficult Boss…

  • No one is perfect but working with a boss who is unpredictable can be stressful. Here’s some great advice for finding success under a difficult boss.

Thirteen Questions…

  • Onboarding a new team member remotely? It can be hard to gauge their work style from afar. Here are 13 questions you can ask and what you can expect to learn from their answers.