Tag: django

chris skyping with jenny

Django Tags, Search, and Templates

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Hello! Today marked an unofficial “end” to the sprint, as we were able to move all of the user stories we had committed to the “done” section! The feeling of relief is very real. After getting more feedback and testing from Sydney and Farhan, we got to work on small bugs and improvements to build … Continued

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Django Invites and Demo

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Today’s work centered around the community invites. While Andres worked on the “Join” and “Leave” features of the community page, the whole team collectively swarmed the invite to community capability. This user story especially gave us trouble because of the different logic paths that could occur depending on whether the email invitee had an existing … Continued

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chris

Django Invitations and Email Sending

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Hello! Today, we came face-to-face with another monster, similar to last sprint’s ordeal with custom email verification. While Claire and Jenny wrapped up the image uploading, John and I began researching different ways to implement community invitations, from a separate form page to enter email addresses to a pop-up modal form. After lunch, we rotated … Continued

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Custom Page Building using Django and Tenants

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Hello! Today, we started standing up the communities, the focus of this week’s sprint. Right away, we hit several roadblocks involving the database permissions and new tenant-schemas changes, but with Andres’ help, we fixed the errors and continued. For the majority of the day, I worked on creating the form to generate the community as … Continued

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saas team interns

Sprint 1 & 2 of Summer Internship Hackathon by Jenny Zhang

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Hello! Since last I blogged, we’ve got the ball rolling on our project–Balystic. Yesterday our SaaS team completed our first sprint, in which we implemented basic functionality of our community management tool. Users can now sign up on Balystic and verify their accounts through either email or SMS. It may not seem like much, but to … Continued

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chris

Phone Number Verification using Twilio and Django – 6th Day

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Herndon, Virginia; Summer Internship Hackathon The start of this week marked the end of our first sprint! After a short daily stand-up meeting, we convened to complete the verification by phone. Jenny worked on getting Twilio, a library for sending text messages, working while Claire looked through the allauth libraries. John and I worked on implementing … Continued

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Using Django for User Registration and Email Verification

Using Django for User Registration and Email Verification

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Herndon, Virginia; Summer Internship Hackathon We started the day off on a short sprint meeting for the “day-long sprint,” with our user stories and tasks written on notecards which were later pinned to a kanban board. After identifying the difficulty levels of the user stories and discussing the definition of done for each of them, … Continued

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How to build an SaaS platform using agile development methodology

How to build an SaaS platform using agile development methodology

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Today started off with our first daily standup where we went around each team and stated what we accomplished, yesterday, our goals today, and what obstacles could get in our way. Specifically, the SaaS team plans to have a formal sprint meeting soon, presumably tomorrow while the other two had their sprint meetings today. After … Continued

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