Ember: Get More Done
January 18, 2016
Ember often gets lost amidst talks of other frameworks and tools like Angular, React, etc. and I think that’s incredibly unfortunate. Because of Ember, I’m the most productive I have been in years and building some of the best software I have ever written. It’s not that Ember is fundamentally better than other frameworks (but it is…), it’s that Ember makes decisions for me, it makes my workflow far less complicated, levels the playing field and gives me more time to spend building awesome software.
Code Quality Matters
January 3, 2016
Maintaining software, especially when you are not the original author, is the worst. How many times have you looked at brutal code and your first thought was, “Why don’t I just re-write this?” Of course, this thought is detrimental to your time, your perception of a codebase and potentially to your team. Here are some tips to maintain code quality over time.
Put Some Fiber in Your Dump
June 13, 2015
First, if you’re a software developer and not writing tests, please either start immediately or quit your job forever.
Building a Software Product: Lessons Learned
May 30, 2015
I spent a good portion of my spare time over the last few years working on a side project. For this particular project I formed an LLC, opened a bank account, existed on multiple social media platforms, had both an iOS and Android app and so forth. Now I can’t wait to shut it all down.
Development Battle — Android vs. iOS - Part 5: Summary
April 19, 2015
Here’s the recap of the battle of the mobile platforms: