Alpha's Manifesto

A black and white figure's thought-hive

How to create a good pull request

A meta-guide for creating easy to review requests

This has been a common question and a subject of debate since everyone has their opinions on what good code is and what bad code is. Regardless, the pull request is not about the code itself but about the actions of reviewing, adjusting, discussing and assimilating (merging) code, which may be good or bad in itself.

This will be later followed by a set of notes on how to perform a good code review.

Without further ado, let’s start with what is going to be a long article about sending a good pull request.

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Metro UI design guidelines

Recursos de UX y UI para Metro

Sabemos que Metro es un nuevo estilo, una aproximación completamente distinta cuando se trata de interfaces. Como nuevo, muchos nosotros podemos encontrarnos confundidos al momento de querer aplicarlo. Es para eso que es necesaria alguna guía, alguna indicación que nos indicará si estamos en el camino correcto o no. Gracias a una pregunta en los foros de User Experience encontré estos links, que pueden ser de mucha utilidad:

Soy un zorrinito metro.