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Development

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

April 22, 2015

Why Junior Developers Aren’t Getting the Right Guidance at Work

It’s official: the oft-decried tech talent shortage is a myth. Droves of junior developers are entering the job market thanks to the skyrocketing popularity of computer science degrees and code bootcamps.

March 19, 2015

Meet the Yetis - James McNamara

Meet James, one of our extremely talented developer co-ops.

February 10, 2015

Using Rapid Prototyping to Launch Digital Products

Releasing new products or features is risky for a business. Will we be successful? How will the release be received? Are customers going to love it, hate it, or, worse, not even care? Rapid prototyping can answer these questions by quickly getting software into the hands of customers or initial testers.

October 20, 2014

SF Django Meetup: Surviving Transactions

In the last installment of the San Francisco Django Meetup Group we met at Splunk to hear Christophe Pettus (Core Django and PostreSQL developer) talk about database transaction with Django.

October 08, 2014

Bug Reporting Basics

In this post we will be covering the basics of bug reporting. We want to make sure all users understand the importance of a well documented bug and how it can help their development team diagnose and solve problems as efficiently as possible. I won’t get into the details of a bad bug report here but will instead focus on the format we find most helpful to us when on a bug squash.