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To Trust an Extension

“Voice hoarse, I heaved a huge shoulder-slumping sigh. I’d just wanted to maximize the thing. Instead there I was yelling …

Front Toward Enemy - When a "Killer Feature" Becomes Friendly Fire.

Can your product’s “killer feature” — that amazing bit of utility that sets it apart from the competition …

Write a Custom Webhook to Handle MailGun events

Wouldn’t you like to know when MailGun fails to deliver an email? Or worse still, when someone complains about an email you sent? …

Build an SMS Bat-Signal Powered by Twilio and Azure Functions

Wouldn’t it be cool to send out an SMS SOS with the touch of a button? Like your own private SMS Bat-Signal!

I’ll show you …

Custom Salesforce API updates with an Azure Logic App

Scenario: You’re using an Azure Logic App to update a Salesforce record using the Salesforce API connector.

Problem: The …

Email Killed the Death.io Star

Not so long ago, in an office so very close, an imperial trooper used the same p@$$w0rd on every single site.

The onus of easy peasy …

Does This Compliment Sandwich Taste Funny to You?

Eight words.

“Hey, can I see you in my office?”

Whatever important tasks hung spinning in the air around you darken to …

Legacy Software: Raze and Pave or Stand Fast and Refactor

Prologue: Merek vs the Old Library

The last tattered shred of hope clung limply to its flagpole and flew at half mast.

“Where did …

Use SSH with multiple GitLab.com accounts

Here’s the situation: The easiest and most secure way to interact with Git repos hosted on GitLab is over the SSH protocol. …

Moving from Rails to Vue Saved Me Headaches — and $84/Year

Grab a bowl of buttery popcorn because the saga continues! The end of the previous chapter saw our intrepid little Rails app camping …