Technology

Overheads

Recently there has been a lot of criticism of PHP in larger applications. Virtually anyone in the sphere is moving away from the language, some are stuck. Some others are getting clever about and develop their own frameworks around it like Facebook HipHop. But is it all that bad? Sure, as your solution grows it […]

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Code metrics

Oftentimes I say that building software is like building a house of cards. You always build up but it depends how you do it on every level and layer very much determines the success of failure. I also say that if you don’t measure it then you don’t manage it. So how do you measure […]

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Wintel

There’s something to be said about the performance of the code. One of the computational challenges today is the CPU cost. One would say that the performance of computers has grown so much that we don’t need to measure and care for how fast our computers are. That might be true in case of our […]

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Service contracts

Something around great architecture: Solution driven development can save tons of time. What’s the difference between project driven and solution driven development them? In solution driven development paradigm one machine can build one solution consisting of all your projects, that is: applications, services and components. One solution, one build means that all references between different […]

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Consistency

Developers love to discuss the code. They just love one particular way of coding and just hate all the other. I’m no better because I clearly enjoy at least reading those debates. It’s like religious wars sometimes when some wants to portray themselves as prophets of technology and all the other as heretics, blind fanatics […]

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Continous Integration

We’ve went out of the box Continous Integration server. It works out of the box on TeamCity by JetBrains

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Hello world!

This is the beginning of the whole series from the TaskBeat development team. We’ll be blogging about the technical stuff behind the product and some interesting challenges that have been worked out by the TaskBeat technical team. We will also blog about some of the background of the product as well as the development process, […]

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