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Boss guide to installing Ruby on Rails


over 2 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Every once in a while my boss asks me for help getting a Rails project running on his shiny new MacBook Pro. I’ve made him this guide to make sure he won...

How to add Notification Center support to your website or app


almost 3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Originally introduced last year in iOS 5, Notification Center is one of the more useful new features in OS X Mountain Lion. What’s really nice is that the...

Functional View and Controller testing with RubyMotion


almost 3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Eloy Durán, our lead Mac OS X and iOS engineer, recently wrapped up a consulting project for RubyMotion, a toolchain that lets you develop native iPhone...

A conversation with Thomas Fuchs about working with us


almost 3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
On our rather lengthy sales page, a few clients share what it’s like to work with us. These stories were done by Kelly Parkinson of Copylicious. We’d ask...

Help Books in preference panes


almost 3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Normally you can register a Help Book in your Cocoa application by setting CFBundleHelpBookFolder and CFBundleHelpBookName in your Info.plist. When the...

Manfred's Bike Tour of Amsterdam


almost 3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Hi EuRuKo! I'm organizing a little bike tour in Amsterdam tomorrow, Sunday June 3. The goal is to visit a few of my favorite places in the city you might...

A reasonable way to show high resolution images on retina displays


~3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Since the release of the New iPad, there have been quite a few scripts to help you show high resolution images on your website when it’s being viewed on...

Eloy on The Changelog


~3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
The Changelog is a weekly podcast that covers what’s fresh and new in Open Source. For this week’s episode, our Eloy was interviewed about his CocoaPods...

Welcoming Jeff Kreeftmeijer to the team


~3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Here at Fingertips, we've been reading about Jeff's endeavors. His smart and pragmatic solutions to real-world problems impressed us. We're happy to announce...

The iPad is great for customer surveys, questionnaires and other promotional use


over 3 years ago by Manfred Stienstra on Fingertips.
Last week during the Auto Zürich Car Show, hostesses from Volvo used an iPad app we made to sign up visitors interested in driving the new C30 Electric...