Something happened this week, something really good

Mar/10/2012 3 min read by Marco Monteiro

One of the things that was really annoying me at work was that some of the people there was still 1995 and coding in a team without using any kind of version control.

Well not anymore. We had a couple of big projects coming in, and finally I convinced all the people there that we really needed to get everyone to use Git or Mercurial. So I explained the concepts then we created a small dummy repository and started playing around with it. After a little while everyone was discovering the power of being in 2012.

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Ciconf2012 @London

Feb/24/2012 2 min read by Marco Monteiro

Last weekend I was in London, mostly to attend to Ciconf. However I think it's safe to say that one of the main reasons was to just to be around wonderful people.

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February awesomeness ahead

Jan/23/2012 2 min read by Marco Monteiro

It's been a while since my last blog post, mostly because I had a lot of stuff happening at the same time. Both at the end of last year and the beginning of this one. So you're probably wondering what is happening in February right? (probably not, but I'll explain it anyway)

I'll be on vacation in February and this time around I'm going to use it for two things. Have a really good time in London and learn new stuff from the awesome community of #codeigniter.

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Codeigniter - Thumb Helper

Jan/20/2012 1 min read by Marco Monteiro

I’ve created a small thumbnail helper for codeigniter and I’d like to get some feedback from you guys.

Go nuts:

  • Propose changes (fork the thingy and make some changes or give it some nice features)
  • Propose new features.

Has you can see on the readme file I have some features coming up, I just need the time. For now you download, watch or fork it.

Github repository

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Codeigniter - Video Helper

Nov/20/2011 1 min read by Marco Monteiro

Over the weekend I’ve written a small helper since latterly almost all of my projects have to work with youtube or even with vimeo. This is a helper to work with Codeigniter obviously.

Has usual I’ll give you guys the link to github. If you have any suggestions or have any issues with it, just post it on github. Also you’re free to fork it and add awesomeness to it.

Gihub repository

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