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Feb 11
Feb 11

Most effective way to promote GitHub repo’s and Open Source projects

  Writing amazing code, adding a lovely super friendly Wiki, invest huge amount of time in the project ReadMe (so in 2 minutes users can get your lib up&running)   super motivated you push it to GitHub and…. no one uses it   a while ago I was looking for a simple way to resize […]

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Mar 3
Mar 3

LittleBits CloudBit – Yahoo Weather & NewRelic Integration

Got me 2 sets of LittleBits (Space Kit & CloudBit Starter Kit) Wanted to see how the CloudBit API works and how to integrate it with some data. Thought of 2 main ideas: 1) display temperature in Tel-Aviv 2) display My Blog’s error rate from New Relic The steps: 1) use the power + CloudBit […]

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Feb 0
Feb 0

Dead Simple Feature Toggle

Sometimes you need a feature toggle in a rush … or just dont want to invest time in adding a feature toggle framework… This thought came to me while I was working on some bot and had to protect myself with a feature toggle, problem was the bot was written with micro services, some in […]

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Jul 20
Jul 20

PHP image resize

Some time ago needed to resize images in my server, started reading on how this could be done and ended up forking an existing project on github and improving it. The result : ¬†https://github.com/Nimrod007/PHP_image_resize What does it do ? resizes images saves them with a new name keeps transparent png accepts images as string¬†or as […]

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