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Typescript Bundle for Textmate

Here's my attempt to offer code highlighting to Textmate users working with Typescript. I'm positive there is a better way to do this so please consider this blog entry my offer to the universe with a hope that someone will provide an better Typescript bundle. In my specific sitation, I

Ethereum Blockchain Ecosystem

Yes, I too am a victim of the cryptocraze and although making money is great, I'm slightly more interested in learning more about the blockchain ecosystem and specifically, Decentralized Apps (Dapps). From the Top Down Whenever I'm learning something new, I prefer to first learn it from the top-down. It

Radio: Preparing WAV files for cloud-based radio

For the past few months, my team at USC Radio Labs has been working to solve a pretty interesting problem; how to convert 60k+ audio files from WAV format to something more internet-ready. To provide context, in the 1990s, many radio stations started moving towards automating their music programming. The

Awesome radio stations for software engineers

As a software engineer, I spend a lot of time discovering new tools to help me become more productive. One of the most valuable –yet not often mentioned– is music. Since I work in radio, I spend even more time thinking about music curation than the average person and yes,

Ways to scrape data

There are many situations where you may need to scrape data. Data scraping development is really an art form (of its own) and the complexity of a project can range from a giant aggregator —written to capture, parse and store data— to something really small like a single function connected

Angular: Working with Google Material Design

Here's how to install Angular Material into your Angular app. Step 0 - Install Angular Install Angular Step 1 - Create an App Create a new Angular app, change directory, and start the server in a single command. ng new myapp && cd myapp && ng serve Step

GIF encoder / decoder

This article from Dennis Felsing captured my attention i seconds. "Can you really embed a GIF with code? Can you do it in a way that connects to a central server?" If yes, then tracking pixels here we come! Can this be used to create a tracking pixel

How to create a temporary email address

I'm working on an app that aims to use Amazon Cognito for user registration and one of the things I need to test is e-mail signup. Instead of adding and deleting my personal e-mail every 5 minutes to test, I first pick a temporary e-mail service.
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