I am currently working on Pingkerton. App servers hosted on Heroku and AWS will become idle when the server is inactive for a certain period of time. This causes app to have a lengthy initial load time when it restarts. To avoid this, every 30 minutes, Pingkerton will ping your app. This ensures that your apps stay awake. Pingkerton is my first attempt at building a SaaS application. It contains all the basic features you would see in a SaaS app such as user authentication over HTTPS, password recovery flow, and user settings page. Pingkerton uses Ruby on Rails, nginx, Postgresql for main storage and Redis for application configuration caching. Pingkerton lives on Digital Ocean and I use Capistrano to deploy the app.
Dmtri is a forum with a strong focus on user anonymity. Imagine Reddit but where user can decide to hide their username sometimes when they want to voice unpopular opinions. Dmtri uses Ruby on Rails and PostgreSQL. It used to be hosted on Heroku.
Youtube.md is a Chrome Extension that create a markdown code snippet when a Youtube video URL is given. I wanted to check out the basics of Ember.js by creating Youtube.md.
Attributa is a node.js package
that helps you assign attributes to objects or
this with just one line.
This was my first attempt at creating a NPM package in order to try out