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Five Sketch Plugins I Could Not Live Without


3 months ago by Sarah Brockett on Atomic Spin.
I love Sketch for a multitude of reasons—including the massive library of plugins available to maximize its potential and seamlessly fit it into your workflow...

What is Point-Free Notation & When Does it Make Code More Readable?


3 months ago by Chris Farber on Atomic Spin.
Like most fancy-sounding development terms, “point-free notation” actually isn’t that complicated. The “point” refers to the name of an argument for...

.NET Core, OSX, libcurl, and OpenSSL


3 months ago by John Ruble on Atomic Spin.
.NET Core makes it convenient to develop and test C# code across platforms. On my current project, this means we can do much of our work on Macs without...

Small, Simple, Functional Lenses for TypeScript


3 months ago by Drew Colthorp on Atomic Spin.
Building apps in Redux requires frequent updates to nested immutable data structures–something that’s not particularly natural in TypeScript or JavaScript...

Should UX/UI Designers Code? Finding a Balance Between Yes and No


3 months ago by Kyle Harris on Atomic Spin.
“Should software designers code?” I have heard this question asked over and over again within the design community. There’s not a definitive...

Exporting a Java Library to a Xamarin.Forms Android Project


3 months ago by Lydia Cupery on Atomic Spin.
The device on our current project has two unique software development kits (one for Android and one for iOS). My team wanted to use Xamarin.Forms to create...

My Favorite Commands from a Year of Vim


3 months ago by Jarek Wojciechowski on Atomic Spin.
I’ve been using Vim as as my primary text editor for a little over a year now, and I’d like to share some of my favorite commands that I’ve discovered...

Twitch Single Sign-On with Ember Simple Auth


3 months ago by Ryan Abel on Atomic Spin.
I’ve been messing around with some Twitch integrations in my free time. Twitch’s API is well defined and has some very good documentation around...

Remembering the Utils: Substitutions with Sed


3 months ago by Jake Fenton on Atomic Spin.
We recently completed a major refactor in our project’s ORM. Among other things, it affected one of the functions we used throughout our tests to...

A Simpler Case for Functional Programming & “Elegant” Code


3 months ago by William Shawn on Atomic Spin.
A lot has been written about the benefits of functional programming, but little of it is accessible to a newcomer. Some of the benefits are easy to understand...