It's always a good thing to see Australian startups doing well, it's even better when you have been apart of that as well. In the past Sentia has been fortunate to be apart of so many wonderful and successful startups, from Airtasker, RecycleSmart, RangeMe and OneBigSwitch to our most recent one Shippit.

Shippit is as the name suggests a service that makes Shipping Simple.

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So we were deploying to heroku and we have a gem as part of project thats forked from original and heroku didnt like it at all and we got an error like so

Removing .DS_Store files
remote: -----> Ruby app detected
remote: -----> Compiling Ruby/Rails
remote: -----> Using Ruby version: ruby-2.0.0
remote: -----> Installing dependencies using 1.9.7
remote:        Running: bundle ins...<a href="http://www.sentia.com.au/blog/gotcha-when-deploying-to-heroku-with-a-forked-gem"> continue</a>

Ediff For The Brainically Challenged

by Sia Sajjadi
22 Mar 2015

They tried to teach me lots of things at Uni. If I hold my breath and squeeze really hard I'll remember how each component in an MRI machine works. Or why cells are freaking amazing. If we were being really smug we could to talk about why Rousseau was fantastically brillianter than the rest of those guys. (Yes spelling, imaginary words... whatever)

But one simple thing plagued me from the mo... continue

Last week we started work on a project and it made more sense to build it as a rails engine, it takes a bit of configuration. So here are the steps you can take to build a new rails 4 engine that delegates user authentication to the host app and has a rich testing environment.

Gem versions:
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| mri         | 2.1.5  |
| rails       | 4.1.8  |
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RANGEme has won the Smart Company best website award for (under 20 employees).

Sentia has worked with RANGEme from the beginning and helping them design and develop their platform.

We pass on our congratulations to RANGEme and look forward to working with them in the future.

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We are looking for a AngularJS developer to join our team. We are based in the Sydney CBD with a great team and environment

Required skills and experience:


  • Angular.js Experience/Exposure

  • Strong JavaScript Skills

  • jQuery

  • HTML5

  • CSS3 - LESS or Sass

  • Excellent communication skills


Bonus Skills:
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Facebook has turned 10, and Twitter is almost seven years old. Despite their behemoth user bases, new social apps find space to create their own success every year. Thanks to the NSA revelations, 2013 was the year that many web users woke up to their privacy situation. While privacy is clearly not yet the #1 factor (WhatsApp is not the pinnacle of privacy), it’s worth considering what your s... continue

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Mobile developer @ Sentia

by Michael Cindrić
9 Apr 2014

We are looking for a mobile developer to join the Sentia team.

If you think you have what it takes to become one of the team at Sentia, well, we want to know about it!

We are looking for a mobile developer with the following skills

Key Skills


  • Experience in iOS development

  • Experience in Android development

  • A talent for communicating id... continue

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Reasons You Should Build an iOS App Natively

by Michael Cindrić
10 Feb 2014

These days, it’s imperative that your business has a mobile presence. Without it, you’re missing out on almost 20% of your potential traffic. Instead of going for HTML5, offering your customers the opportunity to download your company app through Apple’s ecosystem is a great way to leverage this traffic.

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It’s safe to say that Ruby on Rails is hot at the moment. But is it just a trend based on a buzzword or is it really a legitimate choice for developing web applications and websites? In this guide, we’re going to give you 8 benefits that set Ruby on Rails apart from the competition.

1. It’s Perfect For Web Technologies

Fits like a glove. Like peas and carrots (Forrest Gu... continue