productivity

Why CI?
Estimated reading time: 7 minutes
Posted on February 20, 2014

How-To: Continuous Integration with TeamCity and Behat

A complete guide to CI: from defining goals and problems to configuring and assessing final results Post 1 – Why CI? Before we get down to business, I just want to say that we’ve been planning to write about continuous integration for quite some time. And once we began, we realized that it’d be hardly Read More

Why we love HipChat
Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
Posted on February 4, 2014

6 Reasons To Love HipChat

Having been clear advocates of Skype for quite a long time, a couple of months ago we decided to switch to HipChat instead. Since that moment we’ve been considering ourselves nothing but religious HipChat users happy enough not to come back to Skype again. Well, to be completely honest, we do use Skype but it’s Read More

Our Startup Story
Estimated reading time: 4 minutes
Posted on July 17, 2013

A Better Way of Time Management

The idea of cialis cheap building Weavora, a small-sized company with a focus on custom web-development, was born 3 years ago. The other co-founders and I had already had a great deal of experience in the information technology industry & and were well aware of major drawbacks software companies usually had.

Our Project Management Stack
Estimated reading time: 6 minutes
Posted on October 19, 2012

Our Project Management Stack

We’ve already tried a bunch of project management/issue tracking systems: (Pivotal Tracker, RedMine, Basecamp, Podio). In one way or another, they always seemed lacking some features, confusing or just a pain in the rear :). If a tool was good enough for project managers, it turned out to be confusing for developers and vice versa. Read More

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes
Posted on July 16, 2012

Use Git Like a Pro

We all use different version control systems (VCS). Each has it’s own 
peculiarities, pros and cons, but my heart fully belongs to one – Git. It 
is enough to know just 5 key commands and vuala! – you are a Git user. But 
at the same time, it is a very powerful and sophisticated tool Read More

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes
Posted on February 23, 2012

Android & ProgressBar with Text

The standard Android SDK equipment provides developers with a wide range of components that can be used in application development. It is hard to say if this kit is ultimate and meets all developer needs, however, the platform itself is being continuously elaborated so we can expect the set to regularly get improvements and boast Read More

Micromanagement: Good or Evil?
Estimated reading time: 2 minutes
Posted on February 6, 2012

Micromanagement: Good or Evil

I think many of you have come across micromanagers who tend to exercise excessive control trying to check your every single step and be aware of every tiny detail. Such behavior is not always guided by bad intentions, sometimes people just do not understand how their attitude may affect employees’ productivity and sincerely believe their Read More