General

19 posts tagged with "General"

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As locals in NY

At Octobot, we thought it might be a great experience for the team to go and enjoy a work stay over someplace else. Why not to do so in a different…

Guillermo PérezOct 8, 2018
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Octobot Featured on The Manifest's Top Latin American App Developers List

In Octobot we are committed to our clients and their needs, taking on their projects as our own and always working toward their success. This mindset…

Guillermo PérezOct 1, 2018
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Securing WebApps with Elevation of Privilege Game

Usually when a company starts a new software project they don’t include a security mindset in any of the stages of the SDLC and if they do these…

Luciano FerrariJun 19, 2018
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Freelancer or Software development company

Once a software idea comes into your mind, the next step to define is: who is going to develop it? The 2 main options you can consider for this are: a…

Milagros ElhordoyApr 30, 2018
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Which is the best option Onshore, Nearshore or Offshore?

Nowadays, it is very common that businesses, universities, non profit organizations and startups, outsource a company, to develop their web or mobile…

Milagros ElhordoySep 27, 2017
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Internationalization in Angularjs

On several occasions in our projects internationalization has been required. This is something worth considering from the start, since the effort to…

Verónica MartínezSep 21, 2017
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Octobot Ranked as Top Web & Mobile App Developer by Clutch

Our experience working with clients is something we are very proud of, and our clients are proud of our results too. Recently, some of our clients…

Juan SaavedraJul 20, 2017
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Elasticsearch decay functions

In one of our recent projects we had to present users with a list of business establishments, usually filtered by category. This could simply be…

Verónica MartínezJun 26, 2017
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State and Props in React

A few months ago we started a new project. We were used to work with Angular but this required something else. After some research we decided to use…

Constanza RodríguezApr 19, 2017
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Face to Face communication as a key principle in Octobot Culture

One of the main principles of Octobot culture is fluent communication and transparency with our partners and clients. Before starting any project we…

Luciano FerrariMar 28, 2017
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Fast demoing with Ngrok

As a developer, I’ve found myself wanting to get some feedback about a web app, by letting others to test the work in progress being made. If the…

Álvaro LarrosaFeb 9, 2017
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Amazon S3 and HTML5 URLs

Some time ago we came across the need to use HTML5 mode for URLs for an Angular 1.x app, instead of the default hashbang (#!) URL scheme. Changing…

Juan SaavedraJan 4, 2017
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Lazy loading Angular 1.X states with WebPack

Our SPAs used to be bundled in one (or two) huge files. As consequence, every single part of the application gets loaded in the initial charge and, in…

Álvaro LarrosaNov 18, 2016
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Sending Parse Server’s password reset and user validation emails using Mandrill with templates.

The necessity of sending emails with Mandrill in a Parse Server based application raised. It was easy to integrate Mandrill with Parse Server to send…

Álvaro LarrosaSep 12, 2016
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Outsourcing software development in Uruguay

Key reasons why you should choose a nearshore Outsourcing software development: Nowadays, many Latin American countries are offering a nearshore…

Milagros ElhordoyAug 12, 2016
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Running Yeoman in a development instance in Docker

We have been testing recently Docker images as our development environments. While trying to update some of our images, we came across an issue…

Juan SaavedraFeb 25, 2016
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Flegobox, ready to cook flex!

The flexbox layout  is a relatively new layout mode that enables the creation of predictable layouts when displaying in different screens and with…

Juan SaavedraJan 20, 2016
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Introduction to Pulpo-Forms

Last April we finished the development of a dynamic form builder, called pulpo-forms, to use within a Django Project. Today we’re excited to announce…

Luciano FerrariJul 30, 2015
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A new blog is in town

Hi everybody, welcome to the Octobot blog. The main idea behind this blog is to share the problems we face in our day-to-day work and how we solved…

Luciano FerrariJul 22, 2015
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