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Hacking vendor support for HiDPI Canvas

The way browsers handle canvas drawing on HiDPI (or Retina) displays is a bit of an unknown specification. The common assumption is that because canvas uses vectors to rasterize its entities like lines and shapes, it …

iThemes & Crowd Favorite Partner in New Product Development

One of the many things I have in common with our incoming CTO, Chris Lema, is we’ve both been serving Enterprise clients for over 20 years. While my focus has been primarily on the services side, …

Crowd Favorite Welcomes Chris Lema

In March of 2013 we invited Chris Lema to join our board of directors. It was a move that we hoped would provide strategic insight into several areas: building a high performance culture, managing remote staff, …

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JavaScript Profiling and Optimization

JavaScript can be a very powerful tool in a web developer’s kit for producing highly-interactive, polished, responsive content. It runs in almost all browsers, across almost all devices, almost the same way on each. It can …

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Colorado Mountain College

After attending a conference where other universities touted the benefits of using WordPress to manage their website, the Colorado Mountain College team began hunting for the right partner to leverage WordPress as a content management system. …

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Alex King Interviewed for Digital Design Leadership Series

Our CTO Alex King was interviewed by Richard Banfield for Fresh Tilled Soil’s Digital Design Leadership series. In this 20 minute interview, Alex provides background on the evolution of Crowd Favorite and the shaping of our inspired …

RAMP v1.5.4

We’ve released an update to RAMP to improve error reporting during the batch preflight check. In particular, this should address the specific situation where Carrington Build data is reporting an issue in the preflight stage. This …

Carrington Blueprint v1.3.2

The latest iteration of Carrington Blueprint has arrived! Version 1.3.2 includes the following changes: Updated Normalize.css to 3.0.1 Updated Modernizr to 2.8.2 Renamed the _reset Sass partial to _base and abstracted out certain content into better-suited …

Carrington Build v1.3.3

We are pleased to announce the release of Carrington Build version 1.3.3. This version has a handful of changes and fixes and is a recommended upgrade to all customers that were previously using version 1.3. Changes …