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Tech
Navin Keswani

How do we do better?

In order to get really good at something, it’s important to keep asking the question, “How can I do better?” At Cogent, this comes up a lot. Not only at an individual level, also in the context of teams of people.

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Anwesha Chatterjee

Remote Pairing – Do’s and Don’ts

Whilst pairing has been a fairly consistent part of my years as a software developer, Cogent was where I first started remote pairing. I’ve found the remote aspect of the experience amplifies certain challenges so in this post, I share some of the lessons I’ve learnt.

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Sam Chalela

Deploying micro frontends with module federation and Next.js

Micro frontends are an architectural pattern that has become a hot topic in recent years for many good reasons. It has helped organisations break complex UI applications into smaller, more manageable pieces, as well as enabling teams to work end-to-end across a well-defined product or business domain whilst maintaining a consistent user experience across the entire app.

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Erin Zimmer

CSS Layout: Normal Flow

It’s worth understanding normal CSS flow, what it’s good for, and why it makes it so hard to centre things vertically. In order to do that though, there are three main concepts that we need to understand – block elements, inline elements, and line boxes.

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