How To Build A Time Tracking App In React

Recently for a job I was applying for I build a time tracking demo in React. I’ve spent the last 4-5 years working with Angular (via Ionic) but many of the jobs I’ve seen are asking for React. It’s been easy to pick up and a lot of fun to work with. I like having this…

Ionic 4 and MobX

I just spent several hours debugging an issue and hopefully, this will save you a lot of time. I’m building a new Ionic 4 app and I’m using MobX to handle state. I had previously used it in an Ionic 3 app, but I don’t think I was using it correctly. This time I wanted…

App Loader

UPDATE 2015-12-17: Dave has moved on to Electron so I’ve discontinued this project. Yesterday Dave Winer requested on his website Let’s make nw.js easy to start up and he asked for a simple app that he could use to bootstrap nw.js apps. Here is my attempt at a solution: Source on Github NW.js package OSX…

Rebooting rssCloud

I recently built an rssCloud Server implementation in node.js It’s open source, MIT licensed and available on GitHub. I have a copy of it running live at rpc.rsscloud.io:5337. I’m hoping to get folks to poke it and help me make it more stable. Since it’s hard to test an rssCloud server without data flowing through…

Running River4 with forever

I’ve been playing around with Node.js for a while but I never got far enough to deploy an app to production. Dave Winer recently released River4 which is the latest in a line of excelent River of News aggregators. Previous versions ran on the OPML Editor which I’ve been having a harder and harder time…