Structomap is back again

Structomap is back again

Hi everyone.I've updated this library (https://github.com/devinterface/structomap) created long time ago because it solves a real problem in Go's webservices: to return different data as JSON response basing on arbitrary conditions.For example, in a JSON response, I want to omit the user "password" field in all responses and maybe omit the field "balance" if the user is no...

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Node.js application boilerplate

Node.js application boilerplate

Hello everybody.Today I would like to share with all of you our Node.js application boilerplate.We use this boileplate every time we start a new project.This application sets up an Express.js server with authentication, registration, password recovery, all out of the box.Moreover, there is also implemented authentication/registration via Facebook oauth.Finally, it supports localization and i18n friendly u...

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ToDo Marriage: how to plan your wedding from home

ToDo Marriage: how to plan your wedding from home

ToDo Marriage is the newest DevInterface's app that allows you to organize the perfect wedding: it includes the creation of an online wedding list, it allows you to send invitations to your friends and family and to choose the seats for your guests at the restaurant's tables.Wedding is a wonderful event in the life of two people, characterized by happiness and unforgettable memories. For this reason that day have to be perfect, and this requires...

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Scrum: planning a Sprint

Scrum: planning a Sprint

The rule for planning a Sprint with Scrum effectively is having cristal clear the goals: they will guide the developers to the definition of the possible tasks and the best ways to realize them.In the last articles about Scrum i talked you about its efficiency as a framework for the implementation of the Agile methodology and about roles in a Scrum team...

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Agile software development: win-win contracts.

Agile software development: win-win contracts.

In traditional contracts applied to software development the risk is that between the supplier and the customer the exchange value isn't fair: Agile contracts change the cards in play.A few months ago in this article I was talking about how apps that you use avery day are made. In it I also I listed some software development methods that are now considered almost obsolete, explaining generally how the Agile methodology, the one we use at DevInterface, works. This methodology, in comparison...

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Balanced scorecard: optimize internal processes

Balanced scorecard: optimize internal processes

The balanced scorecard is a tool that can help you make the most out of the resources of your company to optimize internal processes.Few Weeks ago we introduced the BSC and later we focused in more detail on the importance of relationships with customers for a company. Today we will instead see how, among others processes for optimize production and produc...

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Customers' importance in the BSC

Customers' importance in the BSC

Today we're going to see why the customer's perspective is so important in the implementation of the BSC.A few weeks ago I told you what the BSC or balanced scorecard is, and we saw together why this approach was considered revolutionary: when it was created, more than 20 years ago, companies (almost all) focused only on the economic return to determine the goodness...

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How to migrate from function-based generic views to class-based analogs in Django

Last week I’ve migrated a Django application from version 1.04 to 1.6.Among the many methods deprecated, starting from version 1.5 all generic views based on functions have been eliminated (they were already deprecated in the previous release (https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/1.4/topics/generic-views-migration/)In my application, the generic view was used in the views.py file in this way:123456789101112131415161718@cache_page() from d...

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