The minimum knowledge you need to start Metaprogramming in Elixir
DockYard’s blog about digital product development, user experience, design, engineering, and innovation.
How to leverage the Ember ecosystem without the Ember ecosystem
Leverage the power of Phoenix to utilize your Ecto changeset validations as input validations in your HTML forms
A brief tour of Ember's future through a few RFCs.
comparing phoenix and rails real-time performance
Estimating the size of an unknown project can be tough. But you know more than you think you do.
how to use & (capture operator) in Elixir
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
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.
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?
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.
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.