Atomic Spin

Reflecting on the Atomic Accelerator’s First Year


~1 month ago by Jesse Hill on Atomic Spin.
I’m very excited to welcome our second Accelerator cohort this summer. This milestone provided a natural opportunity for introspection on the first...

My 5 Steps for Tackling Stress


~1 month ago by Dan Kelch on Atomic Spin.
Deadlines, miscommunication, conflict. Regardless of what our jobs, projects, or responsibilities may be, we all face these things during our careers. If...

Five of My Favorite Command-Line Utilities


~1 month ago by Justin Kulesza on Atomic Spin.
I spend a lot of time on the command line (generally, GNU/Linux), and often work on automating processes and tasks. My work often occurs on a remote machine...

“Most Advanced, Yet Acceptable” Software Design


~1 month ago by Jonah Bailey on Atomic Spin.
Ever had a refreshing ice-cold Mexican Coca-Cola in that sweet glass bottle? The bottle just looks and feels right. Now close your eyes. Imagine the Shell...

How to Create an Effective Project Charter


~1 month ago by Jason Porritt on Atomic Spin.
Micah Alles and I recently attended a Certified Scrum Product Owner training course with Mike Cohn. In addition to the excellent Scrum-process-focused learning...

Six Traits of Outstanding (& Outstandingly Successful) Clients


~1 month ago by Brittany Hunter on Atomic Spin.
In over 15 years of consulting, I’ve had the privilege of working with hundreds of clients and stakeholders. While many of them were memorable for different...

Kotlin vs. Java – Why Kotlin on Android is Here to Stay


~1 month ago by Josiah Campbell on Atomic Spin.
Android is a popular mobile platform, but it lacks some of the basic language features in Java that iOS has with Swift. Even on the Android framework,...

Building a Siri/iOS HomeKit-Enabled Garage Door Control with Raspberry Pi – Part 4: Door Sensors


~1 month ago by Jordan Nelson on Atomic Spin.
This post is the fourth in a series exploring home automation using a Raspberry Pi, each covering a different aspect of the build of a garage door controller...

Making Unexpected Friends at Work by Prepping for External Events


~1 month ago by Shawn Anderson on Atomic Spin.
When I joined Atomic many years ago, it was a small group of tight-knit developers. With fewer than 10 developers working in an open office environment...

Deciding Between Headless and Traditional Content Management Systems


~1 month ago by John Fisher on Atomic Spin.
When managing dynamic content is a project requirement, your team has a choice between traditional content management systems (CMS) or “headless&...