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Implementing Advanced Math Functions


over 5 years ago by Job Vranish on Atomic Spin.
Almost every standard library (in almost every programming language) comes with a set of advanced math functions (sin(), cos(), sqrt(), arctan(), etc&#8230...

Designing Around an Experience


over 5 years ago by Paul Hart on Atomic Spin.
When designing an app it’s easy to think about the thing I’m building. When sitting down to design, I usually start outlining the areas of the...

Twitter’s Innovator’s Patent Agreement


over 5 years ago by Dustin Tinney on Atomic Spin.
Technology patents appear to be broken. When a company like Yahoo can claim to own “customizing views to certain friends” and “Dynamic...

iOS Mirroring and Programmatic Airplay Selection


over 5 years ago by Justin DeWind on Atomic Spin.
Currently, Apple limits access to AirPlay and mirroring capabilities in their public APIs. Developers are given a great deal of latitude in terms of what...

More Takeaways from Cooper UX Bootcamp


over 5 years ago by Brittany Hunter on Atomic Spin.
As you may have heard, a bunch of us atoms went to Cooper UX Bootcamp Midwest a few weeks ago. As you also may have heard, it was a really great experience...

A craftsman exchange, part 1


over 5 years ago by Matt Fletcher on Atomic Spin.
This week we hosted Mattias Holmqvist from Citerus in our office. Mattias and I are kicking off the first Atomic-Citerus craftsman exchange. Here&#8217...

Organizational departments aren’t aligned with innovation


over 5 years ago by Shawn Crowley on Atomic Spin.
Dedicated, poly-skilled project teams are more effective at delivering innovation projects than well-honed, departmentally-distributed, operationally-focused...

Improving Unit Test Iteration Speed with Rails, Spork, and Resque


over 5 years ago by Will Ryan on Atomic Spin.
I’ve been working on a project using Rails lately, and one of the most challenging things about it has been trying to make the tests run efficiently...

Letter to an Undergraduate Computer Science Class


over 5 years ago by Drew Colthorp on Atomic Spin.
Last week I spoke to an undergraduate data structures class at GVSU. The talk was partially about data structures, but mostly about becoming a good developer...

Detroit: The Land of New Opportunity


over 5 years ago by Bruce Watson on Atomic Spin.
You can feel it. It is real. Something bigger than all of us is happening. Do any research and immediately you learn about Detroit’s rapid decline of population...