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Mobile

03/23/2017

Embedding videos in a native Android app

Pros and cons of four options worth considering

An innovative design, cutting edge animations, and an outstanding user experience. All of these things make your app stand out but sometimes, you just need to embed a video in your native Android application. Not sure what’s the best approach? Here are 4 good options and their pros and cons.

Methodologies

03/07/2017

Speak It

Ideas and suggestions for sharing your knowledge in public

Is public speaking a gift? There are some naturals. But there’s those that work hard to develop this ability. And they do become attractive, clear and natural speakers. For those who are ready to put in some effort to become better speakers, here are some tips that have worked for our team of designers and developers.

Methodologies

02/15/2017

Continuous Learning

Learning how to learn

The fast-changing tech industry challenges people to constantly hone their skills and learn new ones. But how can companies foster a learning culture? We are committed to continuous learning. For us that means dedicating time and resources to learning, and exploring different material and formats to share knowledge.

Back-end

01/12/2017

Building APIs in one minute with custom CLI

How I developed an open-source CLI to avoid further copy-pasting

This is the short-story of how I developed an open-source CLI to avoid repetitive and tedious copy-pasting. The result is a scaffolding tool that allows to make APIs in less than 1 minute. It’s a complement to RESTLIB that generates controllers, services, models and validators with one simple command.

DevOps

12/13/2016

Dockerize and Secure WordPress behind a Proxy

Step by step guide to set up the proxy easily

There is no reason why setting up a proxy to secure your Wordpress application should be a nightmare. Here is a step by step guide to set up a proxy and secure a wordpress application using Docker. Recommended for developers looking to easily secure all their apps.

News

11/30/2016

NodeConf Ar 2016 – Day 2

Node on the Desktop, Internet of peers, Continuous Security and more.

This conference is a not-for-profit community effort to push Node.js forward in Argentina. As Node.js early adopters and frequent users, we could not miss it. Here is an overview of Day 2 of the NodeConfAr. Among others, we enjoyed a unique talk about killing humans and a spiky debate about the evolution of languages.

News

11/22/2016

NodeConf AR 2016 – Day 1

Noders, JavaScripters, programmers from all over the world.

First day of the first NodeConf held in Buenos Aires, Argentina 🇦🇷 One of the biggest conferences to push Node.js & JavaScript forward in Argentina & Latin America. Here is an overview of the latest updates related to node.js, and links to the technical and inspirational talks of the day. The community is growing!

Methodologies

11/16/2016

Be Agile, not chaotic

A short story about panic, uncertainty, and continuous delivery.

I know from experience that Agile methodologies are important, not just trendy. This is my experience working in a software project where things started small and all worked fine at first. But when the scope and team started to grow, the lack of Agile organization turned the project into chaos. All until one day, we decided it was going to change.