At The Gnar, we’re always reading, watching, and listening in order to keep our skills sharp and our perspectives fresh. Every month, we round up our learnings and publish them in a Gnarly Learnings blog post.
AI Business Applications
When we think of computer interfaces, we’re usually thinking about UI (user interface) elements where I click on menus and there's buttons and all this stuff. Increasingly, now we can just talk
Ecommerce Web Design
Jakub Andrzejewski, developer advocate for Vue Storefront, talks more about headless ecommerce on the COMPRESSEDfm podcast.
[31:30] …a lot of our customers are using Lit for design systems. So Adobe, Alaska Airlines, IBM, Cisco, ING…, Red Hat, SAP, Shoelace Components…VMware, the Internet Archive…Reddit, Just Eat Takeaway.
Engineers, product managers, and researchers all have an important part to play in the design of a product. Their work, like ours, shapes the user experience. But despite shared interests, teams are often siloed by discipline, which makes collaboration and communication difficult, even dysfunctional.
Mobile App Development
- Postgres: Orphaned .pid files can lead to some odd Postgres behavior, but this StackOverflow post reminds us we can use
rm -f /usr/local/var/postgres/postmaster.pidto fix the problem
Command+Inow opens an inline GitHub Copilot prompt
- Libraries: For fans of HTMX or Turbo, check out Unpoly
- Libraries: For fans of asdf version manager, check out rtx for a Rust-based alternative