One month with Google Storage as my CDN

One month with Google Storage as my CDN

About a month ago I swapped from CacheFly to Google Storage for my CDN — I even wrote a step-by-step article to show you how to do it yourself. My friend at Google estimated that it would cost me about $7…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

RethinkDB nightmare #2: Service wont start .. again

RethinkDB nightmare #2: Service wont start .. again

Update: 1.4 has been released which includes a fix for this issue. If you haven’t yet upgraded you should. I’ve had this happen before, but I wasn’t sure what caused it so my initial assumption was to assume it was…

Dave

About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Using nginx to protect your RethinkDB admin control panel

Using nginx to protect your RethinkDB admin control panel

If you’re using RethinkDB then you’re probably aware that your admin control panel has no protection at all. This is fine on your development server/home pc, but what about when you want to put it in to production, or a…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Backbone Router: Nagivate to the previous route using Backbone.simplerouter

Backbone Router: Nagivate to the previous route using Backbone.simplerouter

There will come a time when you will need to send the user back one page in their history for whatever reason. I will show you how to do this using Backbone.simplerouter. The source Your project will need to be…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

A cool RethinkDB fact that will freak your admin panel out

A cool RethinkDB fact that will freak your admin panel out

I needed to add a new field to my rows but the value of the field was dependent on the multiplication of another value. It was a simple thing but rather than write a query to do it, I was…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!