Technologies Used MongoDB, Redis, Chromium (via puppeteer), Handlebars.js, npm, socket.io Goal Generating and mailing letters is a common task for every business, and my current employer is no exception. Many letters are created using Mail Merge or a third-party application – processes that are inaccessible to the Node.js services we develop. The first service to require […]
(Original Reddit post) I moved last month to a new home in the Portland suburbs, one that was a 10 minute bike ride away from work. Our new house is definitely on the small side but it has a one-car garage, which I was organizing on Friday night. To make room for organizing, I moved […]
This post was adapted from the original Reddit post. In light of Reddit’s release of /r/popular, I wanted to get a sense for exactly which subreddits were being filtered out. The admins apparently decided to not release a list of those filtered subreddits just yet. Approach 9,000 posts worth of metadata (mainly subreddit, domain, and author) […]
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Two microservices for video router and proc amp control, plus a real-time web interface for timing incoming video signals
Common API proposal for sharing business application data between applications
For years, this site and several others hosted on its server fell victim to a series of malware attacks. This is the post-mortem of how I discovered and recovered from the infections. Background KyleAnderson.us started in 2009 as my first WordPress site. It was originally on a shared host, so naturally my only interactions with it […]
Data from a proprietary billing application is translated into geographic coordinates then plotted on a map to demo all of the feeds CNN Satellites is working on.
Automates lookup of user profile pictures / avatars using names provided by SharePoint.