A walkthrough of one of the patterns used in Ember Composable Helpers
Learn how to use Git's bisect command with Ember.js as the example
A peek into different debugging methods
DockYarders' take on Pokemon GO with some UX flavor
Coast to coast
Learning a skill is rewarding, but learning how to learn is even more so.
Dependency injection is a useful technique for decoupling parent components from its children.
Changesets in Ecto are composable and allow casting and validation when manipulating models. We brought this concept over into Ember.js, which makes dealing with complex forms a cinch.
A review of my first two weeks at DockYard.
Users expect both the responsiveness and functionality of native apps, but users also appreciate the convenience of the web. Learn how choosing single-page applications allows you to deliver both.
Learn how using Design Sprints to validate assumptions in the initial planning stages of your project helps ensure its success.
What exactly is design? What does it mean to take a design-first approach to solving problems?
Working with large objects just became easier
The time and effort we spend together in up-front sense-making may not feel like “design.” But it’s one of the most important and best investments you can make.
After DockYard’s recent transition to PostCSS, we realized that we needed better plugin organization. So we created narwin-pack. Here’s an overview of the plugins that make up narwin-pack and why our UXD team chose each PostCSS plugin.
pattern matching versus guard expressions
Learning about communication patterns in larger teams
Help optimize your code with the component helper, in conjunction with other helpers
I was conducting psychiatric research at one of the nation’s oldest hospitals. Now I intern at DockYard, a software consultancy that’s at the forefront of web design and development. Here are my observations from my first thirty days.