June 10, 2019 by Patrick Altman / Technical

Building a Scaife Viewer Quickly

After building the Scaife Viewer as the next generation reading environment for the Perseus Digital Library back on March 15, 2018, we have been thinking a lot about how to enable others to quickly build readers based on the same underlying technology.

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June 1, 2019 by Katherine Michel / General

Recap of PyCon US 2019

PyCon US 2019 took place at Huntington Convention Center in downtown Cleveland, Ohio from May 1-10. Eldarion’s Katherine Michel wrote about what it was like to experience PyCon US for the first time!

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October 23, 2018 by Patrick Altman / Technical

Loading Global Vue Components

When building Vue apps, we will invariably have components that are pretty generic and don’t fit within any one feature area. For these type of components we create a global registry so they are available throughout the application.

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October 16, 2018 by Patrick Altman / Technical

Using vue-devtools with Safari and Django

The vue-devtools is a fantastic browser extension for Chrome and Firefox that give you direct access to component tree, state snapshots, and events. It dramatically increases developer productivity. The only problem is it won’t run in Safari.

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October 9, 2018 by Patrick Altman / Technical

Setup Guide to Django + Vue with Webpack

For a long time now we’ve used Browserify for our bundling and a bunch of different npm scripts to manage other aspects of our static pipeline. The more we started doing with Vue, the more it became obvious the need to move to Webpack.

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October 17, 2017 by Patrick Altman / Technical

How We Maintain High Levels of Code Quality

For a long time, we used TravisCI and Coveralls for executing lint checkers and tests and tracking our code coverage. These are fine tools but we’ve recently switched to CircleCI and CodeCov. This is our default setup for projects.

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