Solving tech problems

Trello is a great tool

Products and Services, Thoughts is nicely done, efficient and very clear task management tool. You can use it for managing your weekly plans/tasks and you can create multiple boards and then moving task from the left to the right. For example, you can have three simple boards: What need to be done What is done and in testing phase What is finished, tested and published It is even efficient to follow Scrum methodology in a simple way – nice for small teams and their collaboration. We really like it and use it on…read more

Microsoft .NET to run on Linux and Mac OS X

Learning, Products and Services, Programming, Technologies

Microsoft .NET will finally run fully on Linux and Mac OS X platform and this is a great news. Visual Studio is maybe the best tool for developers and Microsoft decided to open sourcing the full server-side .NET Core stack, from ASP.NET 5 down to Core Runtime and Framework. Microsoft is also giving for free Visual Studio Community 2013 full featured edition of Visual Studio, available today. You can watch more about this here. Open source links ASP.NET – .NET Compiler – .NET Core – .NET –…read more

What your ideas are worth in the terms of money?

Company stuff, Products and Services, Thoughts

As said before in previous blog post we can differentiate all people roughly in three groups Talkers He never misses an opportunity to tell everyone in sight about his goals for the day, the week or even the month ahead Whenever anything favourable and worth noticing happens in the office, he finds an excuse to talk about it Not only does he impress his supervisors and bosses, even his customers are impressed, for quite some time, at least Thinkers He is one who is not short of ideas and is…read more

How to Convert HTML to PDF

Products and Services

Almost every SaaS product or service needs to create PDF document in an easy way and sometimes what is an obvious task is not so easy to implement. We are not talking about creating PDF from other programs but creating PDF on-the-fly, for example, when someone buy something in your webshop you want to send him thank you letter together with an attached PDF invoice. There are free and paid solutions to achieve this task. I will cover here only this topic “How to create PDF in Microsoft .NET and…read more

Is Apple iOS7 copying Windows Phone Metro Design?

Products and Services

Looks like, on the first view, that Apple, in the newest iOS7 update, made the icons simpler, more 2D, abandoned skeuomorphism and they look now more like colourful Windows Phone Metro icons. It is a risky move and regarding that iPhone is their main business (by revenue) so Tim Cook will maybe copy Gil Amelio saying: “Apple is like a ship with holes in the bottom leaking water. My job is to get that ship pointed in the right direction.”) It is really amazing how one man can make such…read more