Need more columns? No problem!
Posted 10 months ago by Tom Maiaroto.Twitter Bootstrap is a wildly popular CSS framework and I think it's great. It's seemingly replaced the Blueprint CSS framework craze and now most of the web looks like it was built with Twitter Bootstrap. That's not necessarily a bad thing, but it's pretty easy to identify. Let's change that, shall we? Perhaps the biggest tell tale sign here is the 12 grid system. Not that it's exclusive to Twitter Bootstrap, there's the 960gs, Blueprint itself, as well as many others that use 12 columns. However, it limits pretty much the entire web to... Read More
It's not what you use, it's how you use it.
Posted 11 months ago by Tom Maiaroto.I'm in a writing mood, so this one is a bit lengthy, but I'll try to organize my points. I want to later, one day, revisit this stream of thought and break it down into some good tips for people. I've been talking with a bunch of people recently who all are in the motions of building software. Some already have some software built while others don't have anything yet. However the common thread here is that they need a product up ASAP or they need to implement more features. They need this to attract investors, acquire users, or otherwise... Read More
Taking the New Kodingen for a Test Drive
Posted 1 year ago by Tom Maiaroto.So Kodingen has been hard at work rebranding and rebuilding its online IDE. They are now just "Koding" and their new service offering is still in beta...But it's pretty awesome. There are a few online IDEs that I love, but I don't feel like they can replace my local development environment. Well, the new Koding may be a contender with its new version! All of the same old features that they had with its IDE and virtual machines that handle PHP, Perl, Python, and Ruby are here. Just redesigned a bit...And there's a terminal. How does it... Read More
Oh, and more flexible too...