Patrick Bougie — web developer / entrepreneur from Montréal, Canada. Founder of WorkSked — a web app to manage employee work schedules and time off.

Monthly Mentions

July 2015

  • Hipcamp: Land sharing for cabins, camping, etc.
  • pixQL: SQL inspired command-line image processing.
  • JSONAPI::Resources: Framework for a Rails server that complies with the JSON API specification.
  • @Beats1Plays: Twitter account that broadcasts the songs played on Beats 1.
  • Mon RésoVélo: Biking app to track trips + map of bike paths in Montreal. By the City of Montreal.
  • Parcours Riverain: App to discover Montreal’s shorelines. By the City of Montreal.
  • Cognac: A Ruby gem for implementing Amazon S3 upload using CORS support.
  • Canadian Art Sales Index: Online service for valuation of Canadian works of art sold at auction.
  • Forecast Bar for Mac: Menubar weather app for OS X powered by Forecast.io.
  • Bison Made: Maker of handcrafted leather goods from Phoenix, AZ.
  • Deck of Cards API: A JSON API to simulate a deck of cards.
  • SmartHalo: Convert your bike into a smart bike with turn-by-turn navigation, cycling metrics, anti-theft, etc.
  • Kilometer.io: An event-based analytics tool for startups.
  • Material Design Lite: Add a Material Design look and feel to your websites. No JavaScript frameworks.
  • Ramen: SaaS to interact with customers to build better products.
  • Passeport MTL: Discover Montréal with access to 14 must-see Montréal attractions; public transportation included.
  • Namara.io: Open Data sets from all levels of government in Canada.
  • Fred Jourdain: Graphic artist from Quebec. Some great interpretations of rock stars.
  • Hugo: A static site generator written in Go.
  • JS: The Right Way: A guide to introduce new developers to JavaScript.
  • SVG Logos: A collection of SVG vector logos for developers.
  • Little Mountain Print Shoppe: Makers of screen printed t-shirts. Based in Lincoln, Nebraska.
  • If the Moon Were Only 1 Pixel: A scaled map of the solar system by Josh Worth.
  • Film Noir au Canal: Festival des films policiers cultes à Montréal.
  • hack.chat: A minimal, distraction-free web-based chat application.
  • StaticGen: Directory of open-source static site generators.
  • Moov Now: Fitness tracker for multiple sports with coaching.
  • Bare Bottle: Pairs a winemaker and designer to create a limited run collaboration.
  • UO Smart Beam Laser Projector: An HD pico projector.
  • Kaufmann Mercantile: Seller of quality products from over 300 makers. Based in New York.
  • You Might Not Need jQuery: Sample code to accomplish common tasks without jQuery.
  • You might not need jQuery plugins: Directory of plugins to replace parts of jQuery.
  • Luna: Smart mattress with heating, sleep tracking, alarm, etc.
  • WOPR: A simple markup language for creating rich terminal reports, presentations and infographics.
  • Selectivity.js: Modular and lightweight selection library for jQuery and Zepto.js.
  • Éclairage Québec: St-Henri store for light fixtures and lightbulbs. Includes Edison lightbulbs.
  • Flickity: Responsive, touch-friendly, flickable carousels.
  • Memist: A tiny library for memoizing values in Ruby classes.
  • ZNAPS: A magnetic Lightning/Micro-USB connection adapter.
  • html5tooltips.js: Tooltips with CSS3 animation. No framework required.
  • Grovemade: Makers of handcrafted wood-based goods in Portland, Oregon.
  • Symbolized: Hash with indifferent access, with keys stored internally as symbols.
  • Knock: An authentication solution for Rails APIs based on JSON Web Tokens.
  • History of Icons: A brief history about icons in computing.
  • Auth0: An authentication service for your applications and APIs.
  • JWT.io: Allows you to decode, verify and generate JSON Web Tokens (JWT).
  • Oxygen: An object-oriented methodology for stylesheets.
  • caniuse-cmd: A caniuse command line tool.
  • Kalooba: Maker of apparel and accessories with city themes. Montreal + neighbourhoods only for now.
  • Serial Box: Stories that unfold weekly that can be read on any device.
  • Pull Feed: RSS feed of GitHub pull requests.
  • Streama: A self-hosted Netflix-like video streaming app.
  • Carmen: A repository of geographic regions for Ruby.

Feel free to contact me if you require development services or have any questions / comments.