Guides, how-to’s and tutorials for some of our biggest engineering challenges.
Evergreen Web Browser: a web browser that updates itself
Google+ as a Content Management System (CMS)
The folks at Yeti and UseAllFive recently worked on building Google VetNet, a website portal for returning military veterans to start civilian careers. Behind the scenes of Google VetNet is a Content Management System (CMS) powered on Google+. In this article, we'll tell you how we adapted the social network features of Google+ to make it a calendar-based CMS.
Integrating Google Places API and Django TastyPie
The Object TastyPie is a REST API library built for the Django framework. It primarily serves as an out of the box solution for serving up data for your Django ORM models. The library also has a non-ORM function, however it still revolves around creating, reading, updating, or deleting objects. For our latest project, BlurtAbout, we had to integrate with a location based API so we chose Google Places.
Beginner DevOps with Django and Fabric
The Intro Now that Yeti's been working with Django for quite some time, we've built up a significant number of tools and libraries we use out of the box on every project. It's gotten to the point where we have a fairly large step by step process when we're spinning up a new skeleton project. Everytime we add a new step to the process it ends up becoming that much more difficult to maintain, teach, and follow.
So You Want to Build an App...
So you say you're looking to build an app and you have your idea fully flushed out. Laid out in the article ahead is the basic road map of what needs to get done to build your awesome app.