Why designers should learn front-end development and front-end developers should learn design

Recent experiences have brought me to write this article, for the sake of improving developer <–> designer communication. TL;DR; If you’re a developer – read about basic design principles. Color schemes, golden ratio, typefaces and the likes. If you’re a designer – find a introductory tutorial on html and read it.   If you made it this far, means that you’re interest…

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Mock your database with no effort

This is a tool I was looking for for a very long time. The Effort is a library that allows you to mock your database with basically no effort. This is simply a database provider for Entity Framework which uses an in memory database (NMemory). Although it is still in beta version it is fully functional for most cases. I found it very usefull in unit and functional testing. Ok so…

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