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Building a Rocket in 4 Days – A Kicksend Story

Kicksend lets you send tons of photos to people you love. A month ago, we released a revamped version of the awesome Kicksend web app. The relaunch was closely tied to making Kicksend a lot friendlier towards everyday people. To push that…

Kicksend Practices Part I – Backend and Web

Kicksend is a multiple platform application, we have clients on iOS, Android, OS X, Windows and the web. All of this is powered by a Rails backend, which we treat as an API server. Here are a couple of practices we have in…

How we rewrote the Kicksend web app in one month

Startups have a phase where the first generation of the product has to make way for the second. In our case, we set out to create a wonderful experience for our users a faster, leaner front end code base a great foundation to…