Front-end Developer Handbook – This is a guide that anyone could use to learn about the practice of front-end development. It broadly outlines and discusses the practice of front-end engineering: how to learn it and what tools are used when practicing it.
fastlane – iOS Automation for Continuous Delivery – fastlane lets you define and run your deployment pipelines for different environments. It helps you unify your app’s release process and automate the whole process. fastlane connects all fastlane tools and third party tools, like CocoaPods and Gradle.
Innovate or Die: The Rise of Microservices – Software has emerged as the critical differentiator in every industry, from financial services to fashion, as “technology first” startups disrupt global markets. To stay alive, some of the biggest global enterprises we know are making a radical change in how they build and deliver software. The new model is called microservices, an approach where large applications are broken down into small, loosely coupled and composable autonomous pieces.
Werner’s Six Laws of Architecture #reInvent – Werner Vogels started his keynote today talking at length about Cloud Architecture, announcing a new architecture whitepaper called the AWS Well-Architected Framework, and then expanded on the Six Laws of Architecture he observes in cloud applications
AWS re:Invent 2015 – Keynote Summary – The annual flurry of announcements by Andy Jassy in Las Vegas provided the expected amount of excitement and disappointment (depending on whether you still had a business model at the end of it)
Dropbox: the first dead decacorn #valuation – To me, Slack feels like the first truly internet and mobile-native productivity platform – especially as it expands beyond messaging and into workflow automation, helper bots, and who knows what else. Dropbox might be the pinnacle of file management, but S
A Swift Introduction to Realm, with Tim Oliver – Tim Oliver, from the Cocoa team at Realm, presents a Swift introduction to Realm! He draws comparisons between Realm and other solutions (iOS and Mac), provides an introduction to Realm, and runs through some quick code examples in Swift.
Kotlin: A New Hope in a Java 6 Wasteland – In this talk from Droidcon NYC 2015, Michael Pardo introduces Kotlin: a statically typed JVM language backed by JetBrains. With features like lambdas, class extensions, and null-safety, it aims to be concise, expressive, and highly interoperable — a powerful addition to your Android tool belt.