Bower, sass and css imports

If you are using bower as your package manager in your web application and you're also using SASS you're probably using the @import statements to build your CSS bundle. Take the following example of a SASS main file: /* * Import variables */ @import "vars.scss"; /* * Import bootstrap styles */ @import "../../../bower_components/bootstrap-sass…

grunt-http-server@1.10.0 release supports SSL/HTTPS

grunt-http-server is a very useful grunt task that you can use while developing your web based projects. You can quickly add this task and start serving static content from your local machine. Bonus tip: If you use Jasmine to write your tests you can serve the generated html with grunt-http-server…

Javascript karma code coverage configuration for browserify and jasmine

Hey Oscar how was your weekend? Was good thanks for asking. Did a little bit of shopping, cleaning, cooking, reading and some generic chill out time. This weekend I was working on ticket #31 of my divhide nodejs library. The intent of this library is to be an isomorphic/universal…

XCode ThirdPartyDependencies signing from command line

One of the best things that happened to the mobile development ecosystem recently was when Apple released Swift. Swift basically makes memory management easier, introducing a garbage collector Automatic Reference Counting and a better language grammar, when compared to ObjectiveC. But that's not the reason why you're reading this, is…

Ansible basics in 5 minutes #Linux #DevOps

I've been wanting to use Chef or Puppet for a long time, but as a developer I've never had the time to automate my machines setup. Chef and Puppet are well known solutions for a data center, used by sysadmins to deploy and sync on their machines. Here you'll only…

#nodejs opensubtitles-client #npm v2.2 release

The most used open-source library to search and download subtitles was updated to version 2.2. Update To update subtitler command line util run npm i opensubtitles-client. Please read the breaking changed before update the library. Changelog This version contains breaking changes on the library API: Events are not longer…

#RaspberryPi 2 upgrade - sdcard firmware partition images

Like many people I was very happy to receive the new raspberrypi 2. All my raspberry minions are booting from the OS from a USB pen drives and it seems the firmware I was running is not compatible with the new version of the board. The raspberry firmware is located…

divhide@1.0.0 #javascript library released #nodejs @tidev

Several months of work wrapped into a javascript library that you can use on the browser, nodejs, appcelarator titanium, and virtually every platform that runs javascript. Divhide library is the open source release of some private code that I've been using on my side projects. By doing this I'm trying…

#javascript #lodash @tidev shim for a browserify UMD library

Browserify turned out to be a very good tool I must admit. While working on my divhide-core library, some days from before releasing version 1.0.0, one of my last tickets was for to make it run on titanium. Titanium uses javascript so it should be easy enough to…

Do you need a simple file based log server? #npm #nodejs #javascript

It has been a very busy month that was translated in just a few hours of work on my opensource/closesource projects. I'm really looking forward to continue my work on divhide-core library on the weeks to come! On these busy weeks I had the need to use a simple…