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Smart Checklist add-on for JIRA Server released

For months we’ve been providing JIRA Cloud users with the ability to manage their Definitions of Done, ToDo’s, Acceptance Criteria’s inside JIRA issue avoiding complex sub-tasks creation with Smart Checklist add-on for JIRA Cloud. Using Smart Checklist Enterprise Cloud Edition (paid) they’ve got even more enhanced functionality.The time has come …

Smart Checklist Tasks Organizer

Smart Checklist – tasks organizer built-in in your JIRA

We are glad to introduce you the new version of Smart Checklist add-on for JIRA Cloud. It’s hard to believe, but the first version of our add-on has been launched on Atlassian marketplace half a year ago!Over this time, Smart Checklist has become a MUST tool in our company’s processes …

Flexbox as a solution for browser reflow optimization

Flexbox as a solution for browser reflow optimization

While we’ve been developing one of our products (Mailtrap), we needed to create 2 column page layout with inner blocks stretching down to the whole height of browser window with sticky footer and header. The page layout looks like this:This layout has several nesting levels which makes it more complicated to …

Heroku Mailtrap add-on: dummy SMTP for emails testing

Good news for the development teams who run their applications on Heroku cloud application platform and need to constantly test transactional and other emails sent from your app. Railsware is proud to announce Mailtrap Heroku add-on public release.Mailtrap is in fact a dummy SMTP server that catches all your emails …

Mailtrap Feed Me Campaign

The Mailtrap Feed Me campaign has started – share your fail story and win an iPad or other prizes! Have you ever used your production database in staging or development environments just to fix some tricky bug and make sure everything works as expected.Hell yeah, we all do this right?But …

Remove QA headache while testing email delivery

Are you a QA engineer or tester? Have you ever sent emails to real users by mistake? Did you have to create additional email accounts for testing and was it difficult to trace emails from a bunch of mailboxes? If your answer is “Yes” for at least one question, this …

PivotalBooster version 1.1.0.beta – what’s new?

We are glad to announce you a major release of PivotalBooster version 1.1.0.beta. With its new and enhanced features, working with your projects, tasks and stories will become even more convenient and flexible. For example, now it is much easier to create a new story or update an existing one …

Mailtrap: Save your customers from getting test emails.

We assume you’re a web developer, QA engineer, product manager, etc — somebody who’s doing internet software projects. Have you ever needed to test e-mail notifications in your web application? Today we’ll speak about common issues while testing e-mail notifications and best solutions for that issues. Common issues with manual …