Technical Note: Basecamp Interaction, Not Integration

For you tech types – here’s a couple examples of technical interaction in place of integration. A user wanted to pull files from Basecamp, the 37Signals application, into their LeadsOnRails application as read-only background information for a salesperson talking with a client. 37Signals provides an Application Programming Interface (API) for just such interfaces. Yet retrieval […]

How to Add Digg-This Buttons to Your Typo Blog

Here is how I added Digg voting buttons to a Rails powered Typo blog. Digg buttons come in several types. You can build out a full-size Digg button, a compact sized one, or use your own image. I’m adding compact buttons. See here for details on Digg button html code and all the different options. […]