Atomic Spin

A Practical Guide to Breaking into Software Development


~2 months ago by Gillian Lemke on Atomic Spin.
First, a little background. For as long as I can remember, the only thing I knew I loved was playing piano. I decided to study music at a university, but...

Avoiding Incomplete/Corrupted Files During Processing Operations


~2 months ago by Justin Kulesza on Atomic Spin.
Applications that work with files on disk can encounter incomplete or corrupted files if a target file is actively being written to disk by another process...

Using Core Consultant Skills to Climb the Learning Curve


~2 months ago by Avery Williamson on Atomic Spin.
When you’re making custom software, there’s bound to be complexity. At Atomic, we work with a wide range of clients across a diverse set of industries...

Design Thinking Toolkit, Lesson 4 – Start Your Day


~2 months ago by Kimberly Wolting on Atomic Spin.
Welcome to our series on Design Thinking methods and activities. You’ll find a full list of posts in this series at the end of the page. Start Your...

Creating BroadcastReceivers that Run while Your Android App Is Backgrounded


2 months ago by Jaime Lightfoot on Atomic Spin.
In my latest project, I’m building iOS and Android apps that have to handle incoming Bluetooth data even when the apps are backgrounded. To achieve...

Three Ways I’ve Adopted the “Teach and Learn” Lifestyle


2 months ago by Molly Alger on Atomic Spin.
Here at Atomic Object, we have a passion to continue learning and sharing knowledge with fellow Atoms. Whether this means researching a new technology...

Adding an OLED to Your Particle Device


2 months ago by Jordan Schaenzle on Atomic Spin.
Anyone who knows me very well could probably tell you that I’m a pretty big fan of Particle, a provider of hardware and software components for building...

How Being a Consultant Taught me to Appreciate the Value of Time


2 months ago by Bryan Elkus on Atomic Spin.
In a recent job interview with a potential Atom, we were talking about some of the differences between product companies and life at a software consultancy...

Five Steps to Learn React Quickly


2 months ago by Tyler Hoffman on Atomic Spin.
At Atomic Object, a lot of our teams have been using React lately. Because of this, we’ve designed some of our recent bootcamps to ramp new employees...

Coding Bootcamps Have a Fundamental Problem


2 months ago by Jonah Bailey on Atomic Spin.
One of the aspects of my role at Atomic Object involves hiring new employees. Throughout this process, I’ve come in contact with a lot of graduates...