Lafosca's Moodies

Mood Keyboard

Notegraphy is a startup on a mission to beautify our plain texts and share them to any social media app. With that in mind, they asked us we joined their team...

RSS Push Notifications using Parse

Recently we have moved our apps to Parse and one thing we wanted to do is to send RSS Push Notifications. This way we can notify using Push Notifications every...

LFSAskForReview: Rate iOS apps library

LFSAskForReview is a class that you can add to rate iOS apps easily.Its main features are that it doesn't ask the user to rate app more than once per version and...

What if shop ping came to us? - Nearly

What if shopping came to us?

Everyone talks about the possibilities of mobile apps in the retail world. In fact, the options are almost endless: mobile payments, scanning and comparing products in-store, customer loyalty, etc. Between all these options...

Android Face Cropper

Android Face Cropper

Some months ago, while we were developing Dulceida's app, we realized that most of its photos didn't show its face after cropping the image to obtain a squared one, so...

Travis CI TV mode

This week we have started using Travis CI in Lafosca. We have been looking for a service or extensions that made Travis CI visible in a TV like a control...

UX Everywhere

UX. New guy in town? User Experience is really trending. It seems now that every single digital product has to have a bold user experience. We hear from countless Web &...

Linear animation demonstration

ViewOverlay and animations in Android

ViewOverlay is a class that we can find in Android since its version 4.3 (API version 18) that provides a transparent layer on top of a View, to which you can add...

Unit Testing in iOS and TDD

This post is about Unit testing in iOS. And Unit testing consists in creating code that checks the functionality of your code. TDD says: 1. Program the tests. 2. Program the code that...