Around the Web – 20170929

And now for somethings to read over the weekend, if you have some spare time that is.

Saving the World From the Code Apocalypse

There were six hours during the night of April 10, 2014, when the entire population of Washington State had no 911 service. People who called for help got a busy signal. One Seattle woman dialed 911 at least 37 times while a stranger was trying to…

HATCHBOX 3D PLA-1KG1.75-GLOW PLA 3D Printer Filament, Dimensional Accuracy +/- 0.05 mm, 1 kg Spool, 1.75 mm, Glow in the Dark

You can 3d Print glow in the dark items with this. Yes, GLOW IN THE DARK! How cool is that?

Error Handling Best Practices for Lightning and Apex – Salesforce Developers Blog

Sending a request from a Lightning component to an Apex Controller and getting back a response is a path that has several potential failure points. Developers sometimes assume for the sake of simplicity that “things will work” and…

Relicensing React, Jest, Flow, and Immutable.js

Next week, we are going to relicense our open source projects React, Jest, Flow, and Immutable.js under the MIT license. We’re relicensing these projects because React is the foundation of a broad ecosystem of open source software for the web, and…

Considerations for a Phased Approach to Your Lightning Rollout

As an admin who is moving your org towards Lightning Experience, nothing is more exciting than getting the green light to develop your rollout plan. And as you get started, you have done the pre-work that includes running the Readiness Check and…

A Gift! for Salesforce Developers – Automatically convert Existing Visualforce Pages to Lightning (Beta)

Yes! that’s right. It’s a beautiful gift from Salesforce, giving us (developers) the ability to code in both Lightning Experience and Classic without having to struggle with the different 3rd party styles sheets to match with the Salesforce…

Salesforce: Files Sync

Salesforce Files Sync lets you store your documents in the cloud and access them from any device: your computer, laptop, phone or iPad. You’ll never again have to wonder where you left the current version – anywhere you access the file it will be…

Prevent SPAM! – Use Google’s reCaptcha with Web-To-Lead Form

A Lead in a marketing context, is a potential sales contact, an individual or organization, that expresses an interest in your products or services. Leads are typically captured through the referral of an existing customer, or directly through the…

Developer Differences: Makers vs Menders

When you think of a developer what comes to mind? A brogrammer living in San Francisco working 23 hours a day on the next Facebook? If so, you wouldn’t be alone. Like so many industries, software development is rife with stereotypes. And one that…

Platform – Release Readiness LIVE, Winter ’18

Release Readiness LIVE, Winter ’18 0views In Winter ’18, we’re bringing modern software development practices to our customers that is enterprise ready out of the box, with Salesforce DX. – Work faster in Lightning Experience -…

[Salesforce / Chrome Extension] Happy birthday to the ORGanizer: 1 year on the store!

Checking my diary agenda I could not believe: ORGanizer ‘s first go live was exactly 365 days ago! I wanted to share my love and expertise for Salesforce in one single Chrome Extension to be free for all, and after 1 year I receive cheers from my…

Why working from home should be standard practice

Quick — imagine a person working from home. If you pictured somebody in pajamas watching videos on their laptop, you’re not alone. “Many people think of working from home as shirking from home,” says Stanford University…

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