Leaflet - Introduction to maps

I’m back on track. This time I would like to talk with you about maps. How easy we can work with maps nowadays. To be able to use maps on my website I will be using: Leaflet - JavaScript library for interactive maps Maps tiles Ruby on Rails (not required but you need to have at least some html file) So first things first. What are they maps tiles? In simple words they are small square images, which show a map. They are served in packages. So on our website we see many of them. How we can get tiles?...…

Rails Girls Łódź (16 – 17 June 2016)

I’m really a Rails Girls freak! After a weekend with Rails Girls Warsaw, I went to the next workshops. This time, I was in Łódź on the third edition of Rails Girls Łódź. I loved the atmosphere of this workshop. It is always a pleasure for me to share my knowledge and to see that other women want to try new things. As usually, workshops started on Friday. We set up the environment on girls’ laptops and discussed what they would like to create during the workshops. After this installation party, was a dinner for mentors. This is a special...…

Rails Girls Warsaw (11 - 12 June 2016)

It is time to start the new Rails Girls season! My first Rails Girls event, this year, was in Warsaw. Warsaw is a very special place for me. Here I was a mentor for a first time. Here I fell in love with Rails Girls even more. It was in 2014. At that time, I was very nervous to be a mentor. After workshops I wrote down all my thoughts about that. You can read them in article Rails Girls welcome back!. This year organizers, as always, surprised us with a beautiful place for a workshop and with new ideas...…

Working remote

Working remote

For me, there are two types of remote work. Synchronic and asynchronic remote work. Synchronic remote work is work from different places but in the same time. For example I’m working from 9am to 5pm in Europe time zone. Second one - asynchronic remote work is when you are working from different places and in different times. So, it is possible to don’t have chance to talk with anyone through all day work. I only have experience in synchronic remote work. So this article will be about my feelings and my thoughts about this kind of remote work. Day by...…

Git Rebase

I wrote 2 articles about git: What is git and Git usage. There are basic information about git. Today I would like to do something more advanced. Last week I did quick presentation/lighting talk about git rebase. After that I realize that this is good topic to do short note. So, there you have. …

Simple usage of Git

Last time we talk about why we like Git. Today I would like to show you how we use Git. I will go thought base commands but if you like more information please use Git documentation. Let’s get started! Git is distributed repository. This mean that every one in our team have all history of changes locally. You can commit changes quickly without Internet connection. The most important thing is when something goes wrong in one local machine rest of the team has copy of repo (repository). In case you have central repository, if something is broken in this repository...…