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Minty: Sanity Check One

http://mashable.com/2012/07/28/tetris-god-video/ Before We Get Too Far One of the reasons I like spiking things is so I can get a feel for what my...
Rob Conery
7 min read

Minty: Writing The First Specs

http://threa.deviantart.com/art/marionette-196331073 ##Where To Start? All I have right now is the notion of an Article – a pretty basic idea of a “model”. I...
Rob Conery
4 min read

Minty: The First Steps

What Are We Doing? I have an idea, now it’s time to flesh it out. In a traditional setting you may have sat with...
Rob Conery
5 min read

Minty: Defining the Model

What’s a Model? If you’re a Rails fan, a Model is where you drop validations, hooks, and some custom methods. In .NET it might...
Rob Conery
4 min read

Hello Minty

My Boss Wants Me To Build This Node App… I get quite a few emails like this – all centering on a single question:...
Rob Conery
5 min read

Tekpub Has Been Acquired

First Things First: You If you’re a Tekpub subscriber don’t worry: you’re still a Tekpub subscriber. AND a Pluralsight Subscriber. Here are the details:...
Rob Conery
3 min read

Javascript Frameworks Are Amazing and Nobody Is Happy

Because everything is amazing right now and nobody’s happy. Like, in my lifetime the changes in the world of programming have been incredible. When...
Rob Conery
2 min read

Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter

image from http://visual.ly/network-graph-programming-languages-influence Words as a Conceptual Map There’s a small bit of setup here – bear with me. I relistened to one of...
Rob Conery
3 min read

EmberJS Confuses Me

I Tried Saying something confuses me is no great claim – many things do. It’s entirely likely that I didn’t study Ember long enough,...
Rob Conery
7 min read

Screencasting Like a Pro: The Demos

Hopefully, You’ve Mused The first two posts of mine on this subject dealt with creating an outline and then executing the basics of a...
Rob Conery
3 min read