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100% Code Coverage or Die!

I have been working on my next tutorial. It will be a hapi.js api (maybe even with a React/Redux client) as close to production quality as I can get without a different (aka better) hardware infrastructure. 118 more words


Day 8 of the 12 Days of Deals 

So I kinda started this blog in the middle of an Avon Special called the 12 Days of Deals! We are on Day 8 today! Each day from now until December 11th I’ll share a new one day only deal that you can shop with in my… 92 more words


Get $15 off GrabCar rides to/fro Changi Airport with this promo code for UOB cardholders from 7 Dec 2016

(Source: singpromos.com)



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your vacation? 159 more words


How to call a webservice api from Amazon Alexa using Javascript in a Lambda function

This wasn’t trivial and I’ve seen a lot of questions about it online so I thought I’d share how I did this to get Alexa to respond to questions about my kids pocket money :) 201 more words

Software Development

Reflection and regex

At work we encountered a problem with certain characters in strings, these had to be filtered out before inserting or selecting things from the database so the application would be a little less vulnerable to Sql-Injection. 170 more words


HyperTrack now supports React Native

Over the last few years in the fast evolving Javascript ecosystem, React has emerged as one of the top libraries for building UI. Described as the “View in MVC” , it provides a high-performance way to keep views up-to-date with JavaScript, using its incredibly… 519 more words


Kolakoski turtle curve

Let’s take another look at the Kolakoski sequence (part 1, part 2) which, by definition, is the sequence of 1s and 2s in which the nth term is equal to the length of the nth run of consecutive equal numbers in the same sequence. 329 more words