Screensaver Ninja for Mac OS X 1.2 released, now available in the Mac App Store

Read the original blog post at Screensaver Ninja’s blog. We are very happy to announce the release of Screensaver Ninja 1.2, which includes: Pre-loading of pages so switching is instantaneous. Different content per monitor. Improved performance, specially around cookie management. Configurable user agent, for those old sites that still block browsers. Disabling sites if you don’t want to show them …

to-jdbc-uri 0.5.0 released

We just released to-jdbc-uri 0.5.0 with support for URL parameters. Courtesy of Joe Kutner. I’d like to note, sometimes I hear that the Clojure community doesn’t care about testing, but to-jdbc-uri has a very complete testing suite and so far, this and other contributions came fully tested.

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Remote working in Barcelona

remote working in barcelona photo of the city

Listening to one of Joe Rogan’s podcasts the other day, he and his fellow Californians were excitedly chatting about Barcelona and their dreams of one day living in Spain’s second biggest city. Beyond the shared palm trees, sunny days and lively tech scene, Barcelona has a little something extra. A little something that makes it one of the coolest places to …

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Free-form version 0.2.0 released

We are very happy to announce version 0.2.0 of our form building library Free-form. This version includes: Started Bootstrap 3 support. Change API from :free-form/field to :free-form/input . Created example app to help test, exercise and develop the library: http://free-form-examples.carouselapps.com The Bootstrap 3 support means that you can have whole fields defined as succinctly as:

Enjoy!  

Prerenderer 0.2.0 released

We are proud to announce the release of version 0.2.0 of our ClojureScript library Prerenderer, a library to do server side pre-rendering of single page applications. In this release, we include: Changed the ClojureScript API to hide NodeJS details. New re-frame implementation that depends on re-frame 0.6.0 but not on a fork. Added an option to specify the working directory …

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Most Mac and iOS applications are breaking the rules and could be removed, is yours?

Image of broken iphone for Mac and iOS applications are breaking the rules

UPDATE: the follow up to this post has been published: How to legally submit an app to Apple’s App Store when it uses encryption (or how to obtain an ERN) We recently began the journey of submitting Screensaver Ninja to the Mac app store, and found that, thanks to a particular rule and the subsequent, off-putting list of steps one must take, it appears …

Review of PyConAr 2015

PyConAr, the Python Conference of Argentina, took place the other week. It was hosted in Mendoza city (known as the land of sun and good wine) and I had the pleasure of being one of the speakers. In this post I’d like to share some of my experience there. First of all, I’d like to say that I’ve not been using Python as a …

Review of Clojure Exchange 2015 London

Image of Bruce at Clojure Exchange 2015 London

I recently attended Clojure Exchange 2015 London, the conference organized by Skills Matter for Clojurians. Like many other attendees I was impressed by the quality of the talks and as a presenter, I was particularly pleased that only a few hours later my presentation, What is a Macro?, was already published, in video form, for everybody to see. Some presentations I …