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Sharing code between micro-services

When developing a server infrastructure using micro services, there are a lot of opportunities to repeat the same pieces of code among many of them. So one of my developers likes to put stuff in a helper library, shared between

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Docker on Tinc in Docker

Tinc is an open-source virtual private network (VPN) solution. It’s GPL, peer-to-peer (no central server) and battle tested. This tutorial explains how to setup tinc the easy way, by having it run inside a docker container. Then how to run

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GitLab + Redmine + WordPress + OpenLDAP in 5 Minutes (or so)

Someone wants to deploy a project management infrastructure on premise, luckily there's a large choice of open-source solutions out there: GitLab for version control and development, Redmine for team communication, WordPress for the website, OpenLDAP for authentication, etc. However, the

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CircleCI + Calabash for Android

Calabash is the greatest mobile acceptance testing tool out there (I know of). We love it at Fovea: not a single mobile project without it. This allows to express our app’s behaviors in plain english, allowing non technical people to

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Setup a SoYouStart Tutum Node

Tutum is a Docker platform, that allows to deploy and scale any application to your own architecture in seconds, with just a few simple clicks. For both performance and price, it really interesting to run Docker containers on your own

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Purchase plugin for Cordova: iOS + Android

As you may know, we ran a small crowd funding campaign a month a ago to fund the development of a cross-platform In-App Purchase plugin for PhoneGap / Cordova. Fovea sponsored half of the cost, the guys behind the Ionic

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Cordova needs a cross-platform In-App Purchase plugin

Support the campaign: add Android support to the PhoneGap/Cordova In-App Purchase Plugin for iOS. Turn it into a multi-platform In-App-Purchase solution for Cordova. This will save many developers a lot time, making the Cordova platform much more beneficial to everyone.

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Tutorial for PhoneGap Newsstand Applications

Apple Newsstand is a built-in application on Apple Inc. iOS devices the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. It is dedicated to downloading and displaying digital versions of newspapers and magazines, optimized for viewing on mobile devices. This tutorial will show

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PhoneGap iOS In-App-Purchase 3.4.0

Latest stable release of the Phone iOS In-App-Purchase plugin is available for download here. As usual, the plugin’s version number is aligned with PhoneGap’s version number. All this means for you is that it is safe to use with PhoneGap

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iOS Developer Tip: Catch Floating Point or Pointer Bugs

After spending the last 3 days hunting for a bug, I think I have to share the little tip that saved me from throwing my Mac out of the window. When in despair, add this option to “Other CFlags” in

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