Posts from Thomas

CORS and micro-services with now.sh

On March 7th 2017 the folks at zeit introduced a new way to compose and coordinate micro-services. In this post I will show you how you can use that to get r...

CoreData CRUD methods in Swift 2.0

With Swift 2.0, Apple introduced a protocol oriented way of programming. I want to use this to create a protocol that adds CRUD functionality to CoreData mod...

Modern Web-development Stack

Some time ago now i stumbled over some web development tools and frameworks when evaluating the current modern stuff. After building some small applications ...

maven multi modules setup

This is a very common use case and it took me some time to figure everything out. Consider we have a Maven project with 2 modules and both modules need to h...

Rdio vs Spotify

This is a pure opinion of mine and compares the two streaming services on my needs only. I will not compare all the features but just the differences i disc...

mongodb text search

nosql databases have their good and bad parts. In the case of mongodb a problem was definitely ‘in text searches’. You could use regex queries which are very...

Vagrant AWS

Two colleages brought my attention to a neat little tool called vagrant while i listened to their podcast. This basically lets us create small config files t...

Nodejs serial and parallel processing

Some time ago I ran into some requirements while working on a nodejs server. The server received json data which had to get processed (in this case saved to ...