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05.12.2020

How to stream results of multiple Promises in Node.js

Recently I came across a task to create a small service which will query several external APIs and output their statuses. Each of the call to the API takes from half a second to up to couple of seconds. Eventually those statuses are meant to be returned as an API response.

30.11.2020

Create Vue.js micro app without NPM, using inline JS and HTML

It is possible to create Vue.js application using only inline JavaScript and HTML wihout bundling. It's easy to setup and blazingly fast to develop, very useful for small projects.

16.11.2020

RabbitMQ cluster on Docker with Golang in 5 minutes

If you are looking for a way to integrate you Golang application with RabbitMQ queue then you've found it!

11.11.2020

Golang concurrency 101 - basic channel usage

In this post, I’m gonna review the Meilisearch repository which describes itself as a “Lightning Fast, Ultra Relevant and Typo-Tolerant Search Engine”. There were couple of things that caught my eye with this project...

08.11.2020

Hands on with: MeiliSearch - A next generation search engine for modern web

In this post, I’m gonna review the Meilisearch repository which describes itself as a “Lightning Fast, Ultra Relevant and Typo-Tolerant Search Engine”. There were couple of things that caught my eye with this project...

03.11.2020

Useful Microsoft SQL Server queries, commands and snippets

SQL Server has been around for over 30 years now. Developed by Microsoft, it has been a primary choice for many enterprises as a database. It's still very popular despite growing open source SQL database popularity: MySQL and PostgreSQL. SQL Server has a very different architecture and usage patterns from its open-source competitors, that's why many common database operations might confuse developers who has been using Mysql or PostgreSQL. In this post I'm gonna share with you a collection of useful SQL Server queries and commands, that makes easy to maintain healthy database.

01.11.2020

Useful PostgreSQL (psql) queries, commands and snippets

PostgreSQL (also known as psql) is an open source database which started its existence in 1996. Since then it has become one of the most popular opensource database engine in the world, used by millions of developers who need more features than standard MySQL database. In this post, I'm gonna share with you a collection of common queries, commands and snippets, useful during maintenance and day-to-day usage of PostgreSQL database, which I've collected over the years and now sharing with you.

18.03.2020

How to effectively work from home. How to start working remotely. Useful tools

As remote work grows in popularity, the need for remote work tools becomes more apparent. How can your team maintain communication, manage projects effectively, and share work quickly when each staffer is located in a different place?

02.03.2020

Handling Promise rejections in Express.js (Node.js) with ease

Async/await API is a great step towards code readability in Node.js. But it also introduces one significant problem which a lot of developers struggle in day to day job, it's error handling and to be precise - promise rejection (or exception) in async code wrappers in Express.js framework. This post will show a way to handle it properly.

15.01.2020

Using Cloud Run to run Chrome Headless on a budget

Cloud Run is a new managed service on Google Cloud Platform that lets you run your containerized applications right from Docker image. The huge advantage of this service is that it charges you only when your app is actually used!