Campfire Stories: May 7-11

This post was originally published on the Elabs blog, before Elabs and Varvet joined forces.

Monday, May 7

Mission: Small Business

LivingSocial launched a new initiative that lets small businesses apply for grants of $250,000. We built the app.

Tuesday, May 8

Interesting alternative to Skype or Google+ Hangout.

Wednesday, May 9


Fuzzy file finder for VIM.


Nice DSL for interacting with APIs in RubyMotion.

CSS arrow please!

Create boxes with arrows in CSS.

Thursday, May 10

Multiple Ruby version support on Heroku

Specify your Ruby version in your Gemfile on Heroku.


Create custom icon web fonts.



Anders T shows us his ninja skills.

Friday, May 11

Radio buttons

Ever wondered why HTML radio buttons are called that?

Radio buttons