Bower is an open source software created by Twitter, which simplifies dependencies management and updating of front-end packages (like gridism or normalize). In general it is the same thing for HTML/CSS/JS what Bundler is for Ruby. Not so long time ago version 1.0 has been released and the current stable version is 1.2. Let's take a look at how to use it and integrate with a Rails app.Continue reading
Articles by Bartłomiej Kozal
This is the second post of the series on our blog, in which I'll present to you the part of our infrastructure that is visible to the users. Here you can find links to past and, when we publish them, future posts:Continue reading
I would like to share with you the details of how we built Shelly Cloud, our platform for hosting Ruby applications, and how it works.
This is the first post of the series on our blog, in which I'll present you with an introduction to the company and an overview of our stack.Continue reading
tl;dr Collect feedback from your customers; always plan what to do next; think about the user interface before you start writing code; discuss with your team your current work often; test what you have done.
Many developers encounter a variety of difficulties when they have to work on new features. From things like: "how exactly should I start?" to more complex issues, for example, in the middle of a development, they notice that everything they have done is wrong and that it is necessary to start over. Therefore, I have decided to share information about my workflow and how I usually get things done.Continue reading
Not everybody knows that apart from the simplest
console.log() used for logging, the Console object has a couple of other equally useful function. I have chosen and described the 5 most interesting but unpopular methods, which can be successfully utilized in everyday work.
Due to the fact that in September we finished transferring Shelly Cloud from Twitter Bootstrap (from version 2.3.2) to the styles developed by us and based on the Inuit framework, I wanted to share the experience that we've gained doing this.Continue reading
The following article has been prepared based on AngularJS and ngAnimate version 1.2.12, so the provided code examples may not work properly with older or newer versions of these libraries.Continue reading
"Inuit.css is a powerful little framework designed for serious developers." says the first sentence in a README file.
The biggest advantage of Inuit over other frameworks is modularity and focus on abstractions. It doesn't enforce how elements should look. Instead, it gives a set of tools which speed up your work and allow to test new things faster.Continue reading