Rails Rumble!

For Rails Rumble 2012 we made MapMySales.com. Here’s the About Us that the kids wrote: “Made in 2012 by a team of four people (and their special forces monkeys), MapMySales was originally designed as an entry for [...]

The Ember.js Todos Demo Application

Ember is "a JavaScript framework for creating ambitious web applications that eliminates boilerplate and provides a standard application architecture."  Said another way, it's a framework which takes the typical tedium and spaghetti-code out of jQuery-heavy apps.  Ember is especially strong at keeping DOM elements in sync with each other and in sync with underlying data. … Continue reading The Ember.js Todos Demo Application

Making of a Web App: Part 9 – Why I Hope No One Reads My Use Cases

Making of a Web App is Synap Software’s step-by-step look at designing and developing a web app. In this article I share why, despite best attempts by the anti-paperwork crowd, I like written use cases. Use cases: Contribute directly to the final, deployed app. Expose risks to simplicity. Expose the level of development work required. … Continue reading Making of a Web App: Part 9 – Why I Hope No One Reads My Use Cases