Monthly Archives: April 2012

Create a Heat Map Using Google Docs

Post by Matt Nohr

Using Google Docs new Fusion Tables makes it really easy to create heat maps with just a list of longitudes and latitudes. In this example, I will use the GPS data from my watch to create a heat map that … Continue reading

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Welcome Adam!

Post by Matt Bjornson

We’re continuing to grow at Refactr, and we’re excited to welcome Adam Lanners to the team! He’s joining us from PaR Systems where he was doing web development and before that he was with Medtronic doing mobile development. Adam will … Continue reading

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JRuby Conf Sponsorship

Post by Matt Bjornson

We’re very excited to sponsor JRubyConf this year. ¬†We are big believers in fostering and growing the technology community and it’s great to have a conference like this held in Minneapolis. The other reason we are excited about sponsoring is … Continue reading

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Switching to Eclipse/STS For Grails Development

Post by Matt Nohr

My preferred tool for doing Grails development is the SpringSource Tool Suite (STS), which is built on the free Eclipse IDE that you download with a number of plugins already installed. It is totally free and has a number of … Continue reading

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