Archive for September, 2017

UI improvements and bug fixes

By - 29 Sep 2017

  This week’s installment contains some improvements to the Guru’s UI and some bug fixes related to caching and formatting. Here’s the low down: 🛰 If you regain network connectivity after seeing a warning of a loss of connectivity, the network connection warning will automatically be dismissed. 🙇 When updating your resource’s name or avatar,Read more …

Faster CDN delivery and UI improvements

By - 25 Sep 2017

We’ve been busy this week optimising the loading times for our landing and app pages – our shiny new cloud-based CDN is proving to be a veritable firehose when it comes to delivering high volume at great speed. Moving the remaining static assets from our own app server to Google’s CDN has sped up muchRead more …

Project manager interview questions and answers

By - 13 Sep 2017

I’m no stranger to project manager job interviews. Between full-time job searching years ago and chats with agency owners for contract work now, I’ve had my fair share of discussions about my experience, work style, philosophy, and project history over my career. While interviews can be a tedious exercise, they’re also a great time toRead more …

Better visibility of events on your Dashboard

By - 08 Sep 2017

A small but noteworthy update. We’ve aligned event details on the Dashboard with those of the Schedule. When you click on a Dashboard event, you will now see the details popover in all its glory instead of its less flamboyant tooltip predecessor. A lot of you have been asking for this so I hope youRead more …

Improved API response times and network quality detection

By - 08 Sep 2017

We’ve been hard at work addressing some lingering issues regarding the performance of our API endpoints which mostly affected larger accounts when opening the Schedule. We’ve also noticed that our client-side network monitoring was picking up stray errors on the network that brought up false positives for some people. All in all, here’s this week’sRead more …

Network monitoring, security updates and more

By - 01 Sep 2017

  Another week bites the dust! This week is all about staying cool and hip. At least, that’s what the engineers tell themselves to feel better about another summer spent inside. 🏎 We’ve upgraded all our libraries to their latest version and made our servers that much more resilient. 👁 We’ve now got Sauron’s eye gazing overRead more …