Software Development Insights
What Makes A Senior Developer?
Coming up with a definition who a senior developer is may be impossible due to the fact that for every person this will mean different things. However, there are some key qualities and capabilities that make senior developer a senior developer.
May 30, 2019
What Does It Mean To Be A CTO In A SDH?
‘A modern CTO is somebody who is a programmer that is also a business person.’ There are many misconceptions about who a CTO is and what are his responsibilities. A CTO is responsible for both long- and short-term needs of a company. He utilizes the business’ capital to invest, in order to reach the goals of the organization.
May 22, 2019
Why Mixed-Skill Level Teams Are For You?
Choosing the right people may be a complicated task and at first, you may think that the more skilled developers - the better. This is not always the case and this article will answer the question why your teams should not consist only of top-notch engineers.
May 17, 2019
When Does margin: 0 auto Center?
Centering elements on a web page can be tricky, but margin: 0 auto is often cited as a foolproof way. Discover when margin: 0 auto may help you center.
May 16, 2019
Why One-On-One Sessions Can Help You Build A Great Team?
One-On-One Session (or O3 in short) is a really powerful tool used by many managers all over the world. It is a well-structured meeting in which a manager/team leader spends some time (usually 30 minutes) with each of his/her team member to discuss progress, strengths, weaknesses, goals and other employee-related matters.
May 6, 2019
Created by Google this open-sourced system helps manage containerized applications within cluster environments. It gives developers a better way to deal with related and distributed components as well as services in infrastructure.
Apr 23, 2019
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Pessimistic Locking In Rails
The Ruby on Rails framework is powerful in many ways. One of its strong points is that Ruby on Rails is being shipped with ActiveRecord - an Object Relational Mapping system. ActiveRecord comes up with its own DSL, which lets you write Ruby code, which in turn is translated to SQL, allowing you to use database native features, including “locking”.
Apr 15, 2019
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Testing GraphQL Mutations In Ruby On Rails With RSpec
In the last article we added a few GraphQL mutations to our test application. It is time to create automated tests for each of them. But first things first, we need to set up `RSpec` in order to write better specs.
Mar 21, 2019
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GraphQL Mutations In Ruby On Rails
In this article, I would like to focus on adding GraphQL mutations. We will be working on the test application we created previously in this article. It might be helpful for you to know the structure, models, and types we are using so I encourage you to take a look.
Mar 14, 2019
SVG Icons - From Sketch to React
The inlined SVG icons are currently the best way to use icons on the web. If you’re not familiar with that approach or still need convincing, check out this great article on CSS Tricks. But how should we prepare and use the inline SVG icons?
Mar 11, 2019
How I Stay On The Cutting Edge Of Technology
For most developers, the biggest goal in their careers is to be a multi-lingual specialist and to be up to date with every possible tool or framework. After spending months of making their goal, they finally lose their battle due to burnout, because they cannot maintain the work-life balance properly.
Feb 26, 2019
How To Preview Doc And PDF Files In Browser
Are you struggling with Doc and PDF files preview in the browser? This article will show you how to go about it.
Feb 6, 2019
Infrastructure As A Code
Managing servers and infrastructures manually is not a very complicated task, but when you start working with multiple servers, manual configuration is getting more complex and almost unachievable. This is where the notion of Infrastructure as a Code comes in.
Feb 5, 2019
6 Reasons Why To Use Ember In 2019
After Ruby on Rails and React.js it is finally time to talk about Ember.js in 2019, its state in the new year and a couple of reasons why you should consider choosing it as the next technology to learn or use on projects.
Jan 28, 2019
7 Rules For Setting Achievable Professional And Personal Goals
With the end of the year around the corner, many of us start to set goals for the new year. These goals involve our personal lives, career or business development. For some, achieving goals comes easily, others time after time end with a list full of unrealized goals.
Dec 21, 2018