Diego

Diego is a Backend Engineer with a Maker heart. He's one of the voices of our developer ecosystem. A neckbeard that loves keeping things simple.
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Learnings from the Geeny's first internal hackathon

Posted by Diego on 12/5/17 2:00 PM

Last Wednesday we finally had an opportunity to run our very first internal hackathon that helped us learn more about the platform and how we work together. Not only we ended up with 4 amazing demos but we got to work with people from other teams and we had a lot of fun!

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Topics: How-to's, Geeny Dev

Do you need an IoT platform?

Posted by Diego on 11/21/17 4:00 PM

Let’s imagine that you are working on a new, revolutionary product that leverages cheap semiconductors that are connected to the internet (IoT).

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Topics: Geeny Dev, Insider

The Pain of IoT Data

Posted by Diego on 11/2/17 1:00 PM

Shared pain brings people together. It comes as no surprise that I felt quite sympathetic reading "IoT is easy... they said". At least we aren't alone! In the article, the founder from Fitmatic.com talks about trying integrate data from wearables and failing because his team assumed that sensor data is like any other data they had handled before. What my development experience at Geeny taught me is that building an IoT platform is nothing like my other “scalable CRUD-as-a-product” experiences.

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Topics: Insider, Geeny Dev

To CLI or to GUI

Posted by Diego on 10/19/17 4:00 PM

Programmers love flame wars. One topic that often stokes the flames is the question of whether to use a command line interface (CLI) or a graphical user interface (GUI). All of the combatants have plenty of reasons for which one provides the superior experience.

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Topics: Insider, Geeny Dev

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