As a member of Tome’s mobility team, I’m a fresh convert to the microservice dogma. After dealing with all the complexities of a massive, monolithic codebase in a previous project, we decided to start fresh and break our new project into many (less massive) services. This post isn’t about the pros and cons of microservices. If […]
Having recently just bought a house and moved, the amount of “Home Chores” has increased exponentially. Add in the fact that I am now living in the burbs rather than the city, the amount of potential “shopping” options have also increased. Like many couples, my wife and I send each other emails with links and […]
When designing an iOS app for one of our APIs, we like to make a Swift class for the response data to make it easier to work with. These classes follow the same pattern every time: An initializer function that parses the returned dictionary into the class variables, an isEqualTo function to compare two objects, […]
Once a month at Tome everyone takes a break from their daily work and gets a free project day or Lab Day, where we can work on any project based on technology. This month I decided to tackle a personal problem of taking my unorganized folder of code snippets and templates and creating a beautiful visual gallery with integrated search.