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Finnian Anderson

Web developer. Node, Mongo, Docker, Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Rails, .NET, Android, iOS, dev ops, APIs, PWAs etc https://twitter.com/developius https://github.com/developius

Location Cromwell, New Zealand Joined Joined on  Personal website https://finnian.io github website twitter website

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Hotwire Fix for CORS Error when using Omniauth

Thanks! This one was driving me nutty after upgrading omniaut...

Learn a New Language: Ruby or Go?

Yeah, I suppose I don't have much experience with distribut...

Learn a New Language: Ruby or Go?

I would say it depends on what you may like to do in the futu...

Beginner’s guide to OAuth: Understanding access tokens and authorization codes using Google API

Really good post, cheers 😁

Seriously, though. What is a progressive web app?

I think I made a PWA: swapi-pwa.now.sh finnian.io/blog/depl...

Is Docker the New Git?

I think there are some really powerful benefits, such as po...

What's the simplest way to run a Ruby script in the cloud every so often?

I may be wrong but I think rake tasks + heroku can do this

All about Promises and async / await

This is awesome! I've learnt a few different tricks here, m...

Wishful Coding

This is great! It also plays nicely with the practices of T...

Have you ever build application with Faas. What is your usecase ?

I think one of the most powerful usecases of serverless is fo...

I promise I won't callback anymore

Just spotted this, which gives another interesting approach...

How would you build a Medium-esque highlighting feature?

I think the one on medium is actually really cool. It allow...

I'm very interested in integrating asciinema "natively" in dev.to

Please! asciinema is super awesome

OpenFaaS - deploying serverless functions to Docker Swarm via a CLI

I think the easiest way to do it would be to send the varia...

I promise I won't callback anymore

You still have the problem with an array being returned tho...

I promise I won't callback anymore

Promise.all is super useful when you've got a ton of promis...

What are some useful npm packages I might not know about?

PM2 is super awesome, especially the integration with keyme...

What made you switch your main programming language?

I made the switch from PHP to Node.js recently due to a few...

Better Ways to Talk About Code: Announcing Rich Embeddable Blocks

Nice, thanks!

Better Ways to Talk About Code: Announcing Rich Embeddable Blocks

Uhm... Ben, I think you broke it better. On My Machine, the s...

Teaching My Kids Linux

Nice job! I'm trying to get my siblings (14, 13 & 11 yrs)...

How I Built a Serverless Function Without Knowing It, I Think*

This is really cool! Love the simplicity and the GIFs to expl...

Git faster with mingit

I think it's more about the ease of publishing, versioning an...

How did you get into programming in the first place?

Got a Raspberry Pi!

What are your thoughts on Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)?

As a concept, it's a great idea - there is far too much bloat...

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