How your business can benefit from software outsourcing
Google, Apple, Buffer are some of many tech giants who outsource software work to external development teams. But is outsourcing a fit for your purpose? Let's compare it with working with an in-house development team and highlight possible scenarios for your business.
7 facts about Prograils for our 7th birthday
Celebrating our 7th birthday, we look at our achievements in developing web and mobile apps, look at the present and have rather concrete plans for the future of our software house.
Ruby vs Elixir. Which one do you need for your software project?
The debate over Ruby’s possible decline and the brand new era of Elixir seems to be alive and well in the dev community with threads like ‘Is Ruby on Rails dead?’ and ‘Will Elixir Phoenix destroy Ruby on Rails?’ on Quora and numerous similar topics on Reddit. But what if we are asking the wrong questions?
A ticket to transparent project management. How Trello boards help us control our daily workflow
Effective communication is critical to project management. Trello boards are an essential tool for making our software development process fully transparent to the client. Let’s discuss our Trello flow in a more detailed way. Ready? Go!
Get a cost estimate of your project at our free assessment workshops
Assessment workshops are a great start for a successful business relationship and effective project management. They enable you to estimate the cost of your project easily and let you know if you outsource the right software development company.
LIT Rails Internationalization (i18n) - the new way of translating Rails apps
Introducing Lit 1.0: a reworked i18n Ruby gem that will make your web app's translation a lot easier. Watch the video for details!
Meet Ector, our free ebook reader for iOS that converts text to speech
Cannot read your ebook at the moment? Have it read for you by Ector! From now on, you can enjoy any book whenever you want with our free ebook app that converts text to speech.
Tech events in 2019 you don't want to miss
Open your calendars and save the dates! Here is our guide to the most interesting tech events in 2019.
Why Discord, Pinterest, Moz and Bleacher Report use Elixir. Case studies
Being still a new language, Elixir has had many adopters among tech giants such as Discord, Pinterest, Bleacher Report and Moz. Find out what issues they were able to solve thanks to making the switch.
How to make an Xcode cleaner app for macOS
In one of the previous tutorials, I was showing how to make a simple AppleScript that would clear cache generated by an Xcode app. This time we’ll make a macOS app that will mostly do the same, but we are going to add more features. Let’s face the challenge and take a look at the code!
We have published the Free Elixir Course. Because it’s awesome
And because we think it’s a proper way to showcase our developers' skills. What’s more, we believe it’s right to encourage people like you to learn and improve. We are part of the movement based on knowledge sharing and we are proud to say thanks with a learning resource so awesome as our Free Elixir Course.
From apps to Lego blocks and "Little Red Riding Hood". How I teach my daughters to code
I am a father of three incredible girls - one is five and two are three years old. They are much smarter than I am, and they are learning so fast, you can’t even imagine. But the greatest thing is their imagination. Amazing, indescribable imagination. Sometimes I try to learn something from my kids and this is what I did. About coding of course.
10 European tech events to attend in late 2018
Summer is gone and 2018 is coming to an end. It doesn't mean that the tech world is slowing down, though. Quite on the contrary. Fall can be a perfect timing to get hold of new ideas, knowledge and skills that your business might soon require. Tech conferences are happening all over the world. Check these 10 European tech events in late 2018 you definitely should not miss. Here they are, in chronological order!
How to get the job of a Ruby on Rails developer at Prograils
You have completed your Ruby on Rails course or many of them, been writing code for a while now and have some brilliant ideas. Why not test them in some real work environment and apply for a Ruby on Rails developer position? At Prograils, you have a unique opportunity to learn its flavor. Let us show you how to impress us.
How to successfully relaunch an app
So you want to impress the world with major changes in your application. Or give another try to the product which didn’t meet the high expectations. It can be hit or miss. What steps do you need to take before deploying it, not to repeat the same old mistakes, lose money and really shine among the competitors? Here are 10 tips for making an app’s relaunch a success.