React-Async with TypeScript

The library react-async offers components and hooks for easier data fetching.

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Netlify and React Router

Netlify is a really easy way to deploy your React apps. There is just one problem you have to handle, if you want to use react-router.

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Deploying an app with independent Django backend and React frontend with Netlify

Having your own services for frontend and backend is really great for development. But it’s also hard in terms of deployment.

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Web Crawling with node.js and cheerio

You want to get started with web crawling in node.js? Cheerio is a popular choice because of its similarities with jQuery.

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How to use Selenium with Zalenium on your Mac

Getting started with using Zalenium to reach a new level of automating and recording your selenium tests on your MacOS.

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Setup your local Parse.js server with Docker Compose

Even if you have already some good experience with docker and docker compose, like i do, you can sometimes have a hard time setup a new service. In this short article i want to give you a quick gist to setup your local Parse.js server with docker-compose.

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Why i started to like Dropbox Paper while still being in love with Google Docs

Why should you use Paper if you are already using other services like Office365 or Google Docs? You probably have good reasons for chosing them and don’t want to switch again.

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Deploying static websites over https with Caddy and 1 line of code

I still remember the days, when we had to configure our SSL-Certificates with nginx and apache and it was really painful. But in the last months we started to use caddy. A fresh web server with an simple config and https by default.

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Creating a progress chart with VictoryPie in React

In this post i will show you how to create a nice progress chart to show percentage data in a nice way. We use VictoryPie and the standard svg tools to achieve this with great flexibility.

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Very simple webserver for callback authentication in python

Every time i want to use an api with oAuth for experimenting and playing around i run into the same problem: I would have to create an server application to receive the token, to complete the login process.

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IPython Notebooks and different python version

If you are creating a new virtualenv and want to use IPython with notebooks in this environment, it does sometimes happen, that it is not using the right python version from your current virtualenv...

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Send bookmarked Medium stories to your kindle every morning

In an article from 2014 Manuel Hanel describes how you can send articles from your favourite authors on Medium. But i was searching for a way to send my bookmarked articles to Medium...

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