Gun.io Blog

The latest insights from the Gun.io team

5 Essential Tools For Remote Technical Teams

How Three Companies Are Crushing It Using Remote Teams

3 Ways to Effectively Lead A Remote Engineering Team

How To Build A World-Class Remote Engineering Team

The Rise Of The Remote Workforce

Stop Trying To Measure Software Developers

The power of SLAM applied to VR

The Gun.io Partner Platform

Why Are We Still So Bad At Software Estimates?

How Jobs-to-be-done Can Guide Your Next Innovation Sprint

How to Hire DevOps

Your Deployment Pipeline is Your Biggest #Fail

When are clients right?

React Native Doesn't Save You Time and Money

Microservices vs Monolithic Architecture

On workplace flexibility

Building Serverless Microservices with Zappa and Flask

Announcing Zappa - Serverless Python Web Applications

Putting Down the Tools

How to hire an iOS Developer

Building a consultancy while living in Japan with Keith Perhac

APIs and Higher Level Abstraction of AWS SES

Charging $20k+ per week with Brennan Dunn

How to hire a JavaScript developer

Lessons from a failed digital agency with Marcus Blankenship

Building a remote agency with Authentic Form & Function

Writing great proposals and building software products with Nathan Powell

How to be productive when working from home

The dangers of working from home

How to become indispensable

Freelancing With a Family

How to handle time zones as a digital nomad

Two steps to work remotely and travel the world

A Hacker's Guide to Hiring a Ruby on Rails Developer

Why side projects will determine the course of your career

Startups are the new 9-5

Why you must become your own best client

Self-Employed? Read this book

The 5 Tools You Need To Run A Remote Team

AngularJs vs EmberJs - A Comparison

Work/Life Balance for Entrepreneurs: Part 1

Deploying a Django App on Dokku

Maintaining an Open Source Project: Project Organization

Multi-Dimensional Querying - Parse.com JavaScript SDK

Hacker Yoga - Part 0: Arms

Where Do You Work?

How Gun.io is Changing the Hiring Game

How to Make Money on Gun.io

Why I Ended My Open Source Contribution Streak At Burning Man (And What I’m Doing Next)

Give your Django app an API with only a single line of code using Django-Easy-Api!

Higher Education 2.0 aka The Bootcamp

How to build an app

More Support, Better Proposals

Announcing Higher Quality Jobs

Immutable Infrastructure with Ansible and Packer

Gun.io Announces Integrated Invoices and Payments

Scaling and Improving Collaboration

Getting data from the web with Import•io

How to start a project and complete it

jsDelivr API - From a Casual Experiment to Success

Hire freelance first, even if you're looking for full-time

How to Add Rapportive to Your App in 30 Minutes

Debugging Django with a Threaded Pdb

Securing your AWS Infrastructure with IAM

The Dark Side of Scrum

The Completely Rebuilt Gun.io

Announcing OpenSpritz - A Free Speed Reading Bookmarklet

How to Hire Programmers

Building Vagrant Machines with Packer

Unleash the Puma on Heroku

Reimplementing JavaScript To Understand How It Works

Immersion: The College CS Experience & 12 Weeks of Hack Reactor

Digging into 22 billion Heroku log entries

A support workflow to make happy users

Understand your users with Intercom

Continuous Deployment of Immutable Build Servers

Introducing Django-Easy-Timezones

Deploying Octopress Blog to an Existing Gh-pages Static Site

Immutable Infrastructure

How To Hire Android Developers

Interview with Darrell Silver, CEO & Co-founder of Thinkful.com

A career safety net for making the jump to a startup

Deployment Pipelines and Zero Downtime Deployment

Pull Requests and Code Review

Developing a new feature

Product management hacks when you have limited resources

Getting terminal colors right

When Should You Use Scaffolding?

How do I know if my Heroku app is slow?

How to take on a large Django project

Integration tests vs. Bogus

Deploying a Django App on Dokku

Reliable mocks with Bogus

Image hosting in 30 minutes

Debugging SQL with the django-debug-toolbar

Learn Indexing, dammit!

Designing code with RSpec

Getting Started with Zurb Foundation 4

Stubbing and Mocking with RSpec

Setting up a Django Project for the Non-Programmer

Content Marketing, Evolved

Bringing Continuous Deployment to everyone

Building outside of the Bay

A drop of Coffee

How do I find JavaScript libraries?

Start testing your app with CasperJS

Sell first, build later

Setting up your analytics

Learn SQL, dammit!

Your product isn't your product

How do I make this job post relevant?

Image cropping for your web app in 20 minutes

Why Blossom.io Switched to Dart

Get Your Hack On At TechStars

Building Backbone.js apps with Backlift Part 2: Collections and Forms

Code Together with Hillary Cage

Building Backbone.js apps with Backlift Part 1: Views and Templates

How to Add an API to Mashape (video)

Write a script for Pilot SSH in Python

RTC in your app with AddLive: Part 1

Algorithmic Creativity

An interview with Virgil Archer

Fast as Fuck Django, Part 1: Using a Profiler

Why News Outlets in Different Countries Have Different Olympic Medal Tables

How a Shortcoming of the English Language Doomed Two Decades of Web Design

Internal Emails Show Poorly Planned DEA Raid Wasted Oakland PD Resources While 7 Killed in Nearby School Shooting

Doing it Wrong: What Real Hacker Hostels Would Look Like

This Week So Far

How to Search Git Logs

Storing Multi-Line Strings in JSON

Script Tags, Inbound Links and SEO

Passing Arguments To Embedded JavaScript

Best Free WordPress Plugins

Django: Find Most Recently Logged in Users

Rodney Mullen's TED Talk on how Skateboarding is Like Free Culture and Open Source Hacking

Facebook and Zynga Stock Prices, Side By Side

Hacker Lifestyle Tips: How to Feel Satisfied With Every Day

WebP2P - New Peer to Peer Technology on the Web

Social Chaos is a A Hill-Climbing Algorithm

How One Form Field Killed 60% of Our Sales

Open Source Business: How to Support A Family of 5 By Running An Open Source Project

Arguments by Analogy are Fallacies

How the GitHub Network Graph is Broken

A Proposal Generator/Template for Freelancers

How (Not) to Botch A Product Launch

Introducing JobMappr! (It's like PadMapper for Jobs!)

Tech Jobs Map

How to GitHub: Fork, Branch, Track, Squash and Pull Request

Switching From Coffee to Caffeine Pills

A Placeholder Template Tag for Django

Secure Your Domain - Where Is Safe to Register a Domain Name?

Status Report: Jobs, Bugfixing, Guidelines, More OAuth Providers

GrooveMac: GrooveDown Packaged For OSX (aka, How To Package Java Programs for OSX)

6 Tips For Hiring a NodeJS Developer

Gun.io Profiled in Tech.li

Lucid Dream Twitter Bot

The End Is Nigh - GChat Spam

Why Isn't Amazon Dominating Online Payments?

Get Paid to Work on FreeNet!

Setting up Google Webmaster Tools with Python / Django

How to List Items In A Dictionary in A Django Template

How to Hire a Programmer

Get Freelance Jobs Based on Your GitHub Profile

Do These Documents Show That The CIA Was Involved in the Assassination of an Iranian Nuclear Scientist?

Big Changes Come to Gun.io: Non-Competitive Gigs, International Payments, Notifications

Political JavaScript: progress.js

DirtyShare - Pure JavaScript Peer to Peer Filesharing

Tutorial: How to Deploy Node JS Applications, With Examples

I Got Ol' Dirty Bastard's FBI File

Post to Google Tasks Using Siri on Your iPhone

MarkdownView for Android

Notch's New Game - Minicraft (And An Android Port!)

Gun.io Featured in Hacker Monthly

Gun.io Debuts Group Funding for Open Source Projects

Client-Side JavaScript Audio Waveform Visualizer

The Government's $200,000 Useless Android Application

Big Money to Work on Etherpad-Lite

Road Hacking - Part Zero

How Not To Do Mass Mailing

How Much to Charge as A Freelance Computer Programmer

Python for the Web

Apologies for Our Overly Eager Email Robot

Email Notifications come to Gun.io

How We Used Karmurl to Improve Our Frontpage (And Some Theoretical Feedback Systems)

First Gunio Claim Awarded!

What I Learned From Watching Notch Code

How to Install Multiple Django Sites on the Same Server

LightWrite - A Free, Online WriteRoom Clone

Code is Wealth - Share It And We All Get Richer

Gunio Is Live!

Failure of Leadership in the GitHub Model of Collaborative Software Development