DevMynd Makes the Inc. 500
Later this month, the 28th of August to be exact, DevMynd will have it's 4th birthday. Our recent relaunch of the DevMynd brand has sharpened our focus on helping our customers bring new mobile and web products to market. And, our newly launched DevWrx brand is already gaining traction with major enterprise clients.
Dev Team Diversity #Realtalk
Small engineering teams who want to diversify have a hard row to hoe. Large organizations can throw money at the problem, by (for example) sponsoring the Grace Hopper convention , or making a few highly public donations to non-profits.  But when you're small, without access to those types of resources, what options do you have?
Lies, Damn Lies, and Estimates
If you've ever been involved with a software development initiative, big or small, you’ve probably stumbled upon one of the central tenets of software engineering: estimates based on time are wrong. Always. Anyone who tells you that they can accurately estimate how long a
project will take with a high degree of precision is either naive, arrogant, and probably both.
DevMynd Relaunch, Introducing DevWrx
When DevMynd was founded in 2011, we had a simple goal. Pair talented programmers with interesting projects. Over the last four years we have accomplished that goal. In doing so, we have had the opportunity to work with some of the most innovative companies in Chicago and beyond.
Testing Rake Tasks With RSpec and Fantaskspec
Rake is great, but sometimes it can be a little tricky to test. I've bundled together some convenient helpers for RSpec to make testing Rake tasks easier.