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Business  Culture  Agile 

How We Handle the Remote-First Approach at Monterail [UPDATED 2022]
In January 2020, we introduced the remote-first approach to our organization as one of our Key Initiatives for that year. The shift seemed radical at a time - little did we know that soon enough it would become the...
Katarzyna Tatomir-Rebeś
blockchain basics

Technology  Web3 

The Guide to Blockchain: How Does It Work?
With the rise of Web3, blockchain has undoubtedly become one of the most important words in the current financial domain. In this article, I will try to introduce you to the basics and answer any questions you may have....
Gilbert Komin

Culture  D&I 

Emotions at Work: Unprofessional or Unappreciated Asset?
There is a widespread belief that there is no place for emotions at work, which may lead to the erroneous equation of professionalism with adopting an indifferent attitude. In addition, we suppress emotions because we...
Dominika Dudek

Development  Flutter  Ionic 

Flutter vs Ionic: Which Cross-Platform Framework To Use in 2022
When developing a multi-platform application, there are many frameworks to help you get started. Two you might consider are Flutter or Ionic. In this blog, we’ll explore the similarities and differences between Flutter...
Ruslan Zaripov

Business  Ruby/Rails 

Old Ruby Codebase - When to Update, What to Consider (Checklist)
A programming saying to live by is “code that you don’t touch gets rusty over time”. We have to realize that our piece of software is not a completely isolated, independent unit (even when using containerization like...
Jan Dudulski
Javascript_data_visualization

JavaScript  Product Design  Data Visualization  User Experience 

19 Best JavaScript Data Visualization Libraries [UPDATED 2022]
To what extent does your app rely on data? It probably does in some way. Even if the app is not exactly business-oriented, you’d probably need data for the admin panel, the dashboard, performance tracking, and similar...
Jakub Majorek

Development  User Experience  Mobile Development  Flutter 

Why Use Flutter for Animations in Mobile App Development?
When thinking of a mobile application, we all want it to be beautiful, user-friendly, fast, and exciting to use. How to achieve that? Animations are essential to making the UI of a mobile app feel natural and smooth....
Ruslan Zaripov
prototype what is it

Development  User Experience 

What is a Prototype: Benefits and Prototyping Types
In this part of my product design series about Proof of Concept, prototype, and Minimum Viable Product, I’m discussing the former concept which can be very useful in deciding how your product should work in terms of...
Matylda Chmielewska

AI  HR Tech  Recruitment 

How Hiring Has Adopted to AI and Modern Technology
As we continuously evolve to understand the world through the lens of data, more and more industries enjoy drastic changes to their landscape. Human Resources, hiring to be specific, has evolved to encompass...
Marie Derben
what is golang

Development  Backend  Go 

Golang 101: All the Basics You Need to Know
Go (or Golang) is definitely not the most popular programming language, but its over 10-year journey in the development world goes slowly but surely, revealing many advantages over other, more prominent, backend...
Kaja Grzybowska
Monterail Tech Network

Recruitment  Monterail Tech Network 

Monterail Tech Network — Freelancer's Freedom, Long-Term Cooperation
Enjoying your freelancer’s job but would appreciate a stable work environment and interesting projects? Or maybe flexibility is the most important factor when looking for your next gig? We took it all into consideration...
Joanna Staromiejska
monterail hearme

Culture  D&I  Mental health 

Monterail x HearMe: Prioritizing Team Members’ Mental Health at Work
Over two years of the global Covid-19 pandemic, the war in Ukraine, and a looming climate catastrophe have all been taking a toll on the mental health of employees worldwide. According to the research conducted by ADP...
Matylda Chmielewska
mobile application development

Development  Mobile Development 

Building a Mobile App: the Step-By-Step Guide for 2023
The number of mobile downloads has been steadily growing since 2016 and reached 230 billion in 2022, but there’s a catch: the market is saturated. With very few tech giants on top - including TikTok, Imangi Studios, and...
Matylda Chmielewska
Rubycamp blog banner

Culture  Ruby/Rails  Monterail bootcamp 

Ruby on Rails Bootcamp - Key Takeaways From Participants
In 2022 we are holding our third Rubycamp. It’s a unique bootcamp dedicated to Ruby on Rails where, for two months, participants immerse themselves in Ruby with hands-on mentoring by experts.
Carlos Oliveira
Multiprocessing vs Multithreading in Python

Python 

Multiprocessing vs Multithreading in Python – Explained With Cooking
A (not) short story about how I came to understand the discrete difference between multiprocessing and multithreading.
Michał Stachura

Business  Development 

6 Best Tools For Collecting User Feedback From Your Web Application
Building a digital product with a customer-centric approach looks nothing like a production line. Clients' needs are in constant motion, nothing is set in stone once and for all, and iterations and updates can go on...
Kaja Grzybowska
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