Posts By: Martin Alderson

NativeScript: no provisioning profile hell on iOS

We’ve been playing around with NativeScript from Telerik a lot. While it’s still in heavy development, it’s shaping up nicely. One of the best things that it offers isn’t really anything to do with the language itself. It’s the ability to run development apps without a provisioning profile on iOS.   How does it work?

The new affordable era of cloud computing

This week, we’ve seen staggering price reductions both from Google’s Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services. With reductions across the board of nearly 50%, Amazon is likely to have just cut their next years revenue from their Web Services division by $500million. That’s not a move anyone would make lightly…

Digital Ocean, Amazon Web Services, Windows Azure benchmarked and compared

At Codified, we’ve used an awful lot of hosting providers over the years. Originally dedicated or collocated servers in a datacentre, and more recently virtualisation technology has allowed us to not worry too much about the underlying physical server hardware and give us far more options in scalability. The big drawback with virtualised hosting was