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Deploy GraphQL/MongoDB API using Netlify Functions
In this article, we would like to present you how to configure Apollo servers (regular and lambda) to work with MongoDB. Then we’ll deploy our serverless API on Netlify. We decided to use Apollo GraphQL, MongoDB and Netlify because of their great docs and the fact that they are free for basic use.
How not to kill a project with bad coding practices?
Many programmers beginning their careers consider the topic of naming variables, functions, files, and other components as not very important. As a result, their design logic is often correct – algorithms run quickly and produce the desired effect, while can be barely readable. In this article, I will briefly try to describe what we should be guided by when naming different code elements and how not to go from one extreme to another.
11 Boston Companies You Should Know about
Boston - the startup capital of the East Coast. Fueled by talents from Universities such as Harvard and MIT this city has huge potential when it comes to technology, biotechnology and healthcare industries. With nearly 700k inhabitants, Boston is home to roughly 2500 tech companies.
Web app security. Target="_blank" vulnerability
Using web applications has become commonplace for every society. We deal with them every day. We can say that they surround us. We use them at work, for entertainment and as tools for communicating with others. Often, as users and as developers, we do not realize how many security vulnerabilities are discovered every day in such applications.
7 Reasons Why Your Online Shop Needs Magento
Magento has stolen the hearts of thousands of e-commerce business owners across the globe. Customization and endless opportunities for growth are just a few reasons worth mentioning. But what exactly is it? Magento is an open-source platform, which allows programmers to create e-commerce websites tailored to customers' needs. Perfect examples of Magento users are companies such as Ford or Samsung.
Web app security - XSS vulnerability
XSS attacks enable attackers to inject client-side scripts into web pages viewed by other users. The main effects of this vulnerability are the possibility of execution of any actions in the context of the logged-in user, and reading any data in the context of the logged-in user.
Data fetching strategies in NextJS
Recently, NextJS is gaining more and more popularity as a way to build React applications. Certainly, a major contributor is the fact that NextJS offers several different data fetching strategies.
Rails API & CORS. A dash of consciousness
For an experienced developer, this text may not be surprising at all, but I think that plenty of articles I’ve read about the CORS setup in Rails were saying something like: use rack-cors, allow any host to access the API, and (optionally): you should consider something different (than allowing any host) in production.
Why you should (probably) use Typescript
10 NYC Startups worth mentioning in 2021
When you think of the startup scene in the United States of America, you automatically assume Silicon Valley, right? That’s where all the buzz is. But what about the rest of the states, let alone the East Coast? I just want to pay your attention on New York City - a well growing region, especially when it comes to tech startups.
Is work just about money? How to find motivation for day-to day effort in the IT industry?
I wake up at seven in the morning every day. An hour later, I start working. It can be hard sometimes to do it five days a week. Here something called motivation comes in. Everyone is motivated by something different. Most often it is money, right? However, if we start each day thinking only about earning, it will soon turn out that we quickly lose strength, joy and... every drop of motivation.
The Codest is recognized by Techreviewer as a Top Software Development company in 2021
Great news! The Codest has been named one of the top software companies by Techreviewer.co. The list of leaders was compiled based on expertise, experience, quality of services, and reliability of the development companies.