Browserify – modules for client side javascript

When building node applications, i.e. server side javascript, you quickly get used to separating code into different modules, and using them or other modules you’ll find with npm with the require statement. var moduleX = require(‘moduleX’); There are plenty of good reason to separate different code parts from each other and wouldn’t it be great if one could do it […]

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Gulp – super simple workflow automator

Lately I’ve switched to Gulp from Grunt in my various pet projects. Why you ask? Because it’s simpler, faster and focus on code over configuration. I like code! In this post I will give a brief introduction to Gulp and share a simple workflow which is a great start when beginning to use Gulp. Quick intro […]

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Best hamburgers in Stockholm

We live and work in Stockholm, Sweden. We are software developers. We love hamburgers. We love it so much we decided to try and find the best lunch hamburger in town. We have a pretty simple criteria for which hamburgers to try and we have an even simpler way to rank the hamburgers? So, if you’re ever in Stockholm and in the […]

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Scratching the surface of Swift

When Apple revealed Swift in June at the WWDC I wasn’t totally surprised, it felt like it wasn’t possible in the long run to continue with Objective-C. But mostly I was and happy! I was so sick and tired of Objective-C and I really got a reborn interest in building apps for iOS again. Also, the […]

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Get a good start with mob programming

This is the story about how we in our development team used mob programming as a way to develop software. Introduction to mob programming I’m going to start by quoting Marcus Hammarberg, an excellent colleague of mine at Aptitud, since he describes the core of mob programming in a good way: ”The basic concept of […]

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Offshoring – from the Scream to friendship and success

This is the story of my last project. A story that proves that agile works well in a distributed team, although most things are slightly harder. A story that shows all the obstacles we’ve faced and how we solved them by using proven techniques and processes. I’m writing this to inspire others to actively change […]

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How we invented and introduced Drama Driven Demo

Intro Is your team doing agile software development and perhaps using Scrum as project methodology? If so then you most certainly are doing demos for your customers at the end of each sprint. This was the case for us. We were a quite wellformed team, we had worked together as a group for maybe 10 […]

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