Animating route transitions in ember.js

Animations aren’t just eye candy - they make your app feel faster. Unfortunately Ember still hasn’t settled on a standard method for animations.

There have been some noble attempts, for example Ember Animated Outlet by Sebastian Seilund, however, it doesn’t (currently) work with ember 1.0.

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Using postgres arrays with rails 4

Rails 4 has native support for postgresql’s array and hstore primitive types. From a database design perspective, I really like arrays. It saves having tables with just an ID and value for every field that can have multiple values.

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How to build a targeted media list

Whether refreshing an exisiting media list or starting from scratch, it’s important to keep your list of targets focused. Mass mailing a list of ten thousand reporters always leads to more harm than good. Doing a bit of research on reporters and journalists up front will save time in the long-run and go a long way in safeguarding a company’s reputation.

Here are a few simple steps to get your media list research off to a good start:

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