iOS Client-Server Integration Approach Part 1

We are starting a blog post series on crafting client-server integrations. Throughout the posts we discuss why it’s important to have well-defined communication between your »

CocoaPods + Bundler + RVM == Happy iOS Dependency Management

Ok, we all are smart developers and do not drag and drop dependencies in our iOS Xcode project and use CocoaPods instead, right? Good. But on »

Architecture and Setup Tips Using RestKit RKObjectManager

Problem: RESTkit is a great framework for building RESTful client applications on iOS but it’s a bit cumbersome and is not that easy to set »

Smart Cloud Dev Process

Collaboration Here at Smart Cloud we embrace remote work. We have developers in San Francisco, Germany, Slovakia, and Russia. Sometimes there is a 15 hours gap »

Trello Vs Sprintly,, Jira As an Agile Scrum Management Tool

Last Sunday @alexp and I(@alexb) spent several hours discussing and figuring out what project management software to use on our new iteration of one of »

Rails 3 STI Class Loading Bug In Development Mode

Problem: Using deep STI(meaning more than one level of inheritance for your STI models) with Rails 3 you might get an error ActiveRecord::RecordNotFound: when »