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Guides, how-to’s and tutorials for some of our biggest engineering challenges.

February 03, 2020

The Three Biggest Lessons We Learned Working With Computer Vision

The Yeti team loves a challenge, so when Punch Bowl Social approached us with a computer vision project, we leapt at the opportunity - and learned a lot of lessons along the way. Read on for our top tips for managing complexity within your computer vision project.

January 23, 2020

Getting Hooked on Hooks: Diving into Hooks with React and Redux

I've always loved React. It's always exciting to try a new pattern for developing components, and diving into hooks has been a very rewarding experience for me. I’m here to provide some examples of why you should adopt them and why they are all the rage these days.

October 23, 2019

Django Real Time Chat

This recent San Francisco Django Meetup talk, given by Cara Borenstein, provides an introduction to websockets, django channels, and common gotchas when deploying channels apps. Topics include:

August 21, 2019

Using Docker for In-Memory Test Databases

Unit testing is great, and in-memory databases are great for unit testing, but testing against an SQLite database when production is running Postgres or MySQL is not ideal.In this talk, given at a recent San Francisco Django Meetup,  Terran Olson discusses using Docker for in-memory test databases.Enjoy the video!

June 25, 2019

React Native for Non-Developers

Keep hearing "React Native" everywhere you turn, but can't seem to get a simple explanation as to what it is? This guide for non-developers offers a simple explanation of what it does, what its benefits are, and who's using it!