Talking about front-end development, nowadays there are lots of great frameworks (Angular, React, Ember, Polymer, Knockout, etc.) to help developers building powerful, scalable and performing pages. VueJS is one of them, but some of its features make it really, really good – and, to some extent, better than the others.
As previously announced here, Vapor framework has just rolled out it’s 2.0 version. Here at Monk Software, we are always looking for new technologies, and we gave Vapor a chance!
Your company is growing: orders increase, you are hiring more people, the warehouse is getting bigger. It’s getting harder and harder to keep track of everything through post-its strewn all over the office, or through the large spreadsheet you have so carefully built during the past few months. If you ever find yourself in this […]
Here at MONK Software we strongly believe in collaborative software. Open Source community is something great and so huge that we just want to say thanks to everyone out there who keeps doing great projects/libraries & blog articles. Thanks for sharing! During our latest iOS project, we needed something that Apple’s APIs don’t provide. We […]
Today we are happy to announce our contribution to the open source world: the XML2JSON gem! It all started out as a simple side project (more on that on a future post). One of the problems we faced was the XML format. Being rubyists, we don’t find ourselves at ease around XML, so we decided […]
My first task on the first day of my new job at MONK Software was to refactor a web application that had grown into a monolith rails application. Testing and refactoring are my favourite activities, so I started refactoring the pieces of code covered by tests. Then I moved to the pieces of code not […]