Writing from the team
Fast 'end-to-end' testing with GraphQLEnd-to-end testing has always been painful, but GraphQL can help. The GraphQL-first paradigm allows a new way of testing that gives us the confidence of true end-to-end tests without needing both client and server running, and without heavy end-to-end testing tools.
Part 1: Skip the server, REST calls from Apollo Client!`apollo-link-rest` allows you to call REST APIs from a GraphQL client with little effort. It’s a simple and straight forward way to get setup and started using GraphQL without a mess or fuss!
Betting, probabilities, and risk in software developmentHandle all of your app state with simplicity and joy
Winners of the Toronto Board of Trade Business Excellence Awards - Community Influencer!We're so proud to receive the "Community Influencer" Award at the Toronto Board of Trade Business Excellence Awards!
Client win - VetSuccess acquired by VetSourceLast week our client VetSuccess, a data-driven veterinary practice management service, was acquired for their leading-edge, data-focused technology by VetSource, a leading US-based veterinary pharmacy service provider
State of Bliss: Handle your state with React, Apollo, and UnstatedHandle all of your app state with simplicity and joy
Announcing React Native Copilot: A React Native Package to Create In-App Walk-throughsReact Native Copilot allows you to create a step-by-step walk-through for your react native app
Can economic theory show us a more productive way to build software?See how using custom scalars can improve your GraphQL schemas.
A complete guide to displaying and normalizing location data in React NativePart2 - Displaying and normalizing location data
A complete guide to recording location data in React NativePart1 - Recording location data from the user
100 lines of code, 4 rectangles, 2 circles, 1 React SVG Loading SpinnerLearn to build a cool loading spinner with React leveraging SVG elements
Finishing an Eminem fan app in a weekend using GraphQL and ExpoHow to self-manage yourself to get your side projects done
Using Scalar Types to Improve GraphQL Schema ValidationSee how using custom scalars can improve your GraphQL schemas.
Language in Code Reviews: How not to be a Jerk, Part 2Coworkers think your reviews are brutal? Here's how to fix that.
by Richard Gould
Everything you'll want to know before styling in React Native.A list of practical tips to get you styling in React Native.
Language in Code Reviews: How not to be a Jerk, Part 1Think your coworkers are jerks when they review your code? Here's how you can cope with it.
by Richard Gould
A guide to creating npm packages for Meteor DevelopersCreating an npm package from the perspective of a Meteor Developer
by Jamie Loberman
Building a Maintainable and Scalable CSS Codebase with ITCSSMake your projects more manageable by keeping specificity under control.
Results prove Node.js is the best web server for powerful appsA summary of Node.js and its results in production to date.
by Michael Hofweller
Designing the mobile app for an industrial IoT productDesigning a mobile application for Pall Corp so that it could pre-sell its IoT product.
by Michael Hofweller
How to deploy a Meteor app to Galaxy using CI (part 1)How to deploy a Meteor app to Galaxy automatically using a Continuous Integration service (CI)
Meteor 1.3 Official Testing Support - First ImpressionsA review of Meteor’s official testing support at version 1.3
New podcast with Sashko from the Meteor Development GroupTransmission is a new podcast with the Meteor Development Group discussing the latest from the Meteor forums
Building a live chat app in 40 minutes with React and MeteorBuilding a live chat app in 40 minutes with React.js and Meteor
Meteor Interviews episode 12 - Abhi Aiyer of WorkpopMeteor Interviews is a series of interviews with Meteor developers, community and core team members.
Hosted Lean Startup Conference Livestream @ the DMZPictures and a description of our Toronto event.
Migrating from Iron Router to FlowRouter (with Blaze)How to migrate a Meteor/Blaze app from Iron Router to FlowRouter
Building one of the largest Meteor apps in productionA reflection on eight months working on the Workpop web application.
Using Meteor to launch a successful startup in 6 weeksUsing Meteor to rapidly validate an idea for a new startup.
Meteor Interviews episode 7 - Matt DeBergalis (Meteor founder and core team)Meteor Interviews is a series of interviews with Meteor developers, community and core team members.
Max Kremer Talking Startup Stories at April's StartupMetricsTO!Max Kremer talked about his data-driven startup stories.
Meteor Interviews episode 6 - Ben Berman (Workpop)Meteor Interviews is a series of interviews with Meteor developers, community and core team members.
Meteor Interviews episode 5 - Chris Mather (Evented Mind, Iron Router)Meteor Interviews is a series of interviews with Meteor developers, community and core team members.
OK GROW! & MaRS Host 2014 Lean Startup Conference Toronto!Michael Hofweller gave a keynote talk, and ran the entrepreneur panel.
Startup Metrics Toronto Brings in 100+ For Traction Talk!Startup Metrics Toronto Brings in 100+ For Traction Talk!
Worldwide Meteor Day - Biggest open source developer meetup, everWorldwide Meteor Day
How I started a code club and became a better developerHere's the story of how I and a group of motivated friends started a code club
by Karl Danninger
Why Android doesn’t need a billion dollar success story (or “the best new apps don’t really care about iOS”)Finding product-market fit is all that matters, and you can do that on either iOS or Android
OK GROW! featured at Meteor Devshop in San FrancisoA nice mention of OK GROW! at the official Meteor Devshop in SF
We're on StartupNorth's list of startup resources in TorontoA great list of startup resources in Toronto - investors, services, developers and events
The future of app development: 4 upcoming trends in 2014Here's what we see happening in 2014 in web and mobile development
by Paul Dowman