Uncommon Sense: Parking Reservations

We’re insanely cultishly devoted to one goal: to make your life easier. Often times, it’s the little details that can make or break your service experience. Sometimes we stumble across other examples of companies and products that truly inspire us with their unique approach to improving the life of their customers. In Uncommon Sense, we…

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What is DNS?

We talk a lot about how we don’t want you to worry about managing DNS. And we don’t. But in case you’re interested, here is a taste of all the backend stuff that we have to deal with, so that you don’t have to.  What is DNS? The Internet doesn’t really use domain names (like pop.co…

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Pro tips: Upgraded Bankcard Security

We’ve created a solution that streamlines the hassle of registering and creating your online presence. We believe that, if it aggravates you, you should not have to deal with it. As a way to show our commitment to this cause, we will share a pro tip that will surely find itself useful in your everyday…

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Uncommon Sense: From Cabs to Trees to Toys

We’re insanely cultishly devoted to one goal: to make your life easier. Often times, it’s the little details that can make or break your service experience. Sometimes we stumble across other examples of companies and products that truly inspire us with their unique approach to improving the life of their customers. In Uncommon Sense, we…

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Google Apps Tips: Are you an email hoarder?

There are a million ways that you can bypass the daily traffic of your life, and that’s because there are plenty of people (like us) who are working relentlessly to create shortcuts for you. Here are some Google Apps tips that help make this possible.  When you feel like your life is overloaded with crap…

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Why We Chose API First Development

At POP, our site is entirely API driven. We separated our frontend codebase from our backend API in it’s entirety. The two sites are even in separate repositories. There are several reasons we decided to use this architecture which I’ll cover below. Openness and Future Consumer Availability We had decided that a day will likely…

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Uncommon Sense: See More Opportunities

We’re insanely cultishly devoted to one goal: to make your life easier. Often times, it’s the little details that can make or break your service experience. Sometimes we stumble across other examples of companies and products that truly inspire us with their unique approach to improving the life of their customers. In Uncommon Sense, we…

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