- • Android
Dude, Where's my Call?
Imagine that one day you’re feeding some innocuous looking code to a Swift compiler, and then you get a smackdown of an error. Where’d it go? It got renamed.
Authorizing jsonapi_resources, Part 1: Visibility
The JSON API web service specification is growing in popularity and adoption, and in Rails theTags: Authorization Web Services
jsonapi_resourcesgem is a great option for creating conforming web services. The gem handles a lot of the grunt work for you, but it can also make it hard to know how to do common tasks like controlling access to resources based on authorization rules. Let’s take a look at how to implement authorization for your resources. In this first post, we’ll do it directly in the resources itself, and in the second part, we’ll using the popular
Video: Cross-Platform Game Templates in Xcode 8
It’s been possible to write cross-platform SpriteKit code, but you had to build all the boilerplate yourself. The new Xcode 8 Beta 3 includes a new project template for cross-platform games, saving many hours of repetitive setup. In this video, Steve Sparks walks through the structure of the template and shows you how to start creating your own.
- • Business
Entrepreneurs and the App Development Process
We have the privilege of working with clients big and small, and partnering with them to see their visionary dream through is a wholly rewarding experience. Over the years, we’ve fine-tuned our understanding and approach to consulting for startup entrepreneurs. If you’re looking to start a business with a technology hook like a mobile app or a website, here are some basic fundamentals to help you in partnering with us.Tags: Clients
Why Your Company Should Invest in Professional Development
If you’re a manager, it may seem like a risky investment to offer professional development to your employees. The fear is that employees can take their new knowledge elsewhere, but in reality, when employees receive the training they need, the returns exceed your monetary spend.
Why I'm Still Working at Big Nerd Ranch
It’s my third year working at Big Nerd Ranch as a developer and instructor. Inevitably, I have a lot of friends (and recruiters) asking me why I am still working here. It all boils down to two non-negotiable values—trust and kindness.
Which Programming Language Will Earn You the Highest Salary?
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that app developers earn a median of $98,260 annually. With such a high salary, more and more people are beginning to learn the skills needed to obtain a job as an app developer. But which programming language should you choose?
Video: How to Install and Use n to Manage Multiple Versions of Node.js
We’ve just kicked off a series of short how-to videos. Today, Dee Del Rosario shows you how to use n to manage multiple versions of Node.js.