Engineering Driven Culture – InRhythm’s Code Lounge

25. April 2017 1
Engineering Driven Culture – InRhythm’s Code Lounge
  Last week, driven by the feedback from our engineering leadership team, we held InRhythm U’s first-ever Code Lounge, inviting everyone from across the company and a few external guests to learn new skills, brush up on existing ones, or just get help on a personal project. Code Lounge featured technical “stations” for Angular, React, ...

CTO Video Roundup – Empire Node NYC

03. November 2015 0
CTO Video Roundup – Empire Node NYC
Last Friday, myself and 5 of my team at InRhythm went to the Empire Node NYC conference in NYC. We learned of the history and future of Node/io.js, the upcoming and existing features of the platform and much more. Links: Node LTS and release plans – https://nodesource.com/blog/essential-steps-long-term-support-for-nodejs Slides for ES6 module talk –  http://benjamn.github.io/empirenode-2015/#/1 The Evolution of ...

Nothing is Impossible – Making the Switch from ES5 to ES6

10. August 2015 0
Nothing is Impossible – Making the Switch from ES5 to ES6
I have been writing javascript for about a decade now. When I first saw ES6, it felt like JavaScript had been empowered with so many new functionalities, I just had to rewrite everything to ES6. Once I actually begun that process it was tricky in the existing code base and not possible to rewrite everything using ...

A Sneak Peek of InRhythm’s NYC Meetup on Node.js

04. August 2015 0
A Sneak Peek of InRhythm’s NYC Meetup on Node.js
On July 15th the crowd gathered at IRHQ for a Meetup on Node.js. Our senior NY consultant guided everyone through an exercise using Node and then we transitioned to hands-on coding. During the workshop we built an SMS-driven customer service tool using PM2, Gulp, React, WebSockets, ES6 Map, LevelDB, Deploying to Heroku, BrowserSync, Twilio(SMS), and more. We ...

Oh What a Night – Node.js Meetup Recap

21. July 2015 0
Oh What a Night – Node.js Meetup Recap
Last week our Engineers gathered together for an instruction on Node.js with Sandro Pasquali, author of Mastering Node.js. It was a great night filled with study, hands-on coding and creative exploration. All our participants walked away having built a customer service platform upon an SMS messaging layer; a full application in about 120 minutes. Beyond Node, we made ...

Diving Into Template Strings with ES6

01. June 2015 0
Diving Into Template Strings with ES6
With the exciting beta release of ECMAScript 6, we thought it would be fun to play with one of its boasted features and provide a little tutorial. Template strings are strings that allow for embedded expressions. With the exciting beta release of ECMAScript 6, we thought it would be fun to play with one of ...