How to manually suspend linux

May 14, 2016

For years I have been dual-booting Linux and Windows on my laptop. When I need to switch to Windows I usually cringe. Partly because using Windows feels like being trapped in the trunk of a car. More importantly I have to close all my Linux programs, terminals and start over when I reboot. »

Working with Geospatial Data in MongoDB

April 21, 2016

MongoDB is a NoSQL database that is rapidly gaining popularity. All data is stored in JSON which works awesome on Node.js. MongoDB is capable of geospatial queries when set up properly. »

Linux Tools - Conky

April 1, 2016

Conky is one of my favorite linux tools. It displays information directly on your desktop. The config file is simple to use and highly configurable. Conky has developed a cult following among linux nerds. »

Linux on Windows 10

March 30, 2016

Soon you will be able to use Ubuntu inside Windows 10. That is really cool. I dual boot Windows and Linux right now and I hate having to switch between them. This could be a dream come true. »

Formatting Time in Javascript

March 25, 2016

At some point everyone will have to format dates in a web application. I found some really cool tools for doing that. They are Moment.js and Pikaday.js. »

Deployment of a Node.js project on AWS - Part 2

March 18, 2016

This is continuation of a story about the deployment of a Node.js app that I developed with a partner. This app is deployed on AWS and we used Dokku to deploy the app. Dokku provides containerization via Docker, as well as Git integration and an nginx server. »

Deployment of a Node.js project on AWS

March 11, 2016

Last week my classmate and I finished our final group project for Lighthouse Labs. It's a cool project using Node.js, Mongodb, and Express. We've been calling it the "MEN" stack since we're not using Angular.js. »