Entries by Alex

Meetup notes: Microsoft Bot Framework

Last night, I went to a meetup at Slack on the Microsoft Bot Framework. It was a good opportunity to get a grasp on what the Bot Framework is, and how developers are using it to create bots that deploy on several different channels, including (as of March 2016): Text/SMS Office 365 mail Skype Slack GroupMe Telegram […]

Downgrading a DigitalOcean Droplet with ServerPilot & WordPress

If you are a WordPress admin looking for a way to downgrade your DigitalOcean droplet, you probably came across their article How To Downgrade DigitalOcean Droplets, which tells you to use rsync to move files from your old droplet to the new droplet. If you are using using ServerPilot to manage your DigitalOcean server, do not follow […]

GitAchieve

GitAchieve allows you to compete with other GitHub users to improve productivity through gamification.   GitAchieve was developed by a team. As Product Owner, I led the team in identifying key features and managing the backlog, as well as contributing on several key engineering tasks: ● Designed RESTFul API in Node/Express to serve custom GitHub datasets […]