Tag: development

Prime8: The weekly web roundup 17/05/2014

Prime8 has gone all ‘Nicole Kidman’ on us this week and had a facelift. He reckons he was looking a bit grumpy and ‘complicated’ so he’s gone and had all the creases straigtened out. He now looks all useful and bang-on trend wouldn’t you agree?   So with this renewed youthful vigour, lets have a Read More

An environment for working with multiple Rails projects

This post explains how I use nginx and dnsmasq in my development environment to streamline the process of working with several Rails projects. The nature of my work means that I work on a large number of Ruby on Rails projects, and I often switch between them several times a day. Like most people, I Read More

GGA Dev Insights: Using Vim as a multi-language IDE

Last year, I wrote a post about using Vim as a PHP IDE. It turned out to be pretty popular, and I’ve been updating it despite the fact that I now write considerably more ruby than PHP. One of the things I love about vim is the level of support for languages and text formats. Read More

The key to working smarter not harder: prioritise

In a previous blog we discussed the importance of planning your day (read it here). Following on from that article, it became obvious that we had overlooked passing on a critical lesson to you. At GGA, we’ve spent a lot of time analysing how we actually spend our time. Paul (our MD) in particular was Read More