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Blockchain Smart Signatures Explained

Christopher Allen provides all the time very profound blog articles in the context of blockchain, identity and authorization topics. The Smart Signatures white paper from Rebooting the Web of Trust conference is giving an excellent and easy to unders... Read More

The 5 pillars of the AWS Architecture Framework

Recently I published an article about the Twelve Factor App Methodology for SAAS, which can be applied for any programming language. In case you decide to go with aws.amazon.com you can complement the methodology with AWS Architecture Framework, whic... Read More

The Twelve Factor App Methodology for Building SAAS

Deliver applications as “Software-As-A-Service” in a Cloud Platform requires to take some principles into consideration, which were not immediately obvious when coming from a classic development environment. The 12factor.net Web page provides the so-... Read More

Blockchain Governance System Introduction

Josh Stark provides in this article an excellent introduction to the topic of Blockchain Governance Applications. It starts with a simple definition of the term “Governance” This is what I mean by 'governance' for the purposes of this article – the p... Read More

Meteor Small Hints #5: Server Code Fragments executed twice on Startup

Recently I got confused with my Meteor application, by having the server code executed twice at startup. So the code was initialising my application twice, as well as duplicated for example my Slack Sysadmin Bot running as part of the instance. I was... Read More

A Terminology Guide to DAOs, DACs, DAs and More

Due to the recent DAO hack in the Ethereum blockchain network (which resulted in the stealing of around 50 millions), I was starting to dig a little bit deeper into this new technology approach. The topic is quite complex and overloaded with differen... Read More

A categorisation of bots used for conversational commerce

Chat Bots, as the new way to engage with your clients, it’s a trending concept and approach in 2016. Forbes is even asking if ChatBots could replace Human Jobs or VentureBeat is talking from the Start of the Post App Era, which handed over to the Bot... Read More

Meteor Small Hints #4: Reading this.params values in the iron-router Data Context

Iron-router is a powerful Meteor router that works on the server and browser.  In this article we describe how you can read out a query parameter via the data context of the iron-router, which then can be processed later in the  template. In the belo... Read More

How We Built an Ecommerce Business from Scratch and Generated $922.16 in Revenue in 3 Days

Shopify has an execellent blog when it comes down to tips for startups or micro enterprises. There advices are always very practical oriented.

Richard Lazazzera presented a nice...

The Anatomy of a EB based Microservice - Github Docker Integration

The article describes the fundamental steps for the base setup of the Amazon Elastic Beanstalk Runtime Configuration. For handling S3 based configuration aspects of our Microservices we will setup a bucket, which holds any kind of file required by ou... Read More