Eric McNiece

Front end web/app developer, LED and IoT fanatic.

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by Eric McNiece

Using Lodash and UnderscoreJS with Ionic 2 RC0

Using Lodash and UnderscoreJS with Ionic 2 RC0

Or, "Straight out of Lodash" This is a quick guide to getting Lodash or UnderscoreJS working in your Ionic 2 RC0 project. Update: December 23, 2016 Ionic 2.0.0-rc4 has reverted to Webpack, so the steps below may be considered deprecated. A quick test shows that npm i lodash…

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How to Split DNS DKIM Records Properly

How to Split DNS DKIM Records Properly

If you have ever had the opportunity to fiddle around with email servers, you might have heard of DKIM or DomainKey records. DKIM records are a way to fight the "bad guys" by adding an encrypted signature to your emails so that the recipient can check to see if the…

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How to Break ~87,000 Sites With 2 Lines of Code

How to Break ~87,000 Sites With 2 Lines of Code

How many times have you heard the joke "Stack Overflow is down, guess I can't work..."? Seeking user-based technical resources online has become a huge staple of web development, and it is often said that the altruism of open-source software is one of our best qualities as a community. We…

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Unboxing the Particle Electron

Unboxing the Particle Electron

Particle (formerly Spark) has been making huge ripples in the IoT community lately, and this week we had a chance to unbox their latest product, the Electron. The Electron (starting at $49USD), unlike their Wifi predecessors, operates on the GSM (cell phone) networks. For hobbyists, prototypers and companies looking to…

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