Coded Geekery

Roger Stringer

Written by Roger Stringer, Coded Geekery is a blog designed to give me a forum to talk and think. You should follow me on Twitter

Building a List MVP app with Flybase

07 June, 2017

Levels published a post a while back on how he builds his MVPs, he documented one style of MVP you can build is a List MVP . A good…

Using Github Pages to Get Your Web Ideas up and Running

02 June, 2017

Back when I first started building Flybase , I had planned to include static site hosting, but then I ended up deciding it wasn't needed…

When Jupiter met Juno

26 May, 2017

The Juno mission, launch in October 2011, and having been in orbit of Jupiter since July 2016 has been returning some interesting new…

Healthchecks and Heartbeats

17 May, 2017

Most web apps set up a healthcheck , it's usually an endpoint that tells you that your databases are up, and websites are up. I've even got…

Wasabi Coleslaw

24 April, 2017

This light and tangy slaw combines a crisp mix of cabbage, daikon, carrots and radishes with a bright dressing of rice vinegar and spicy…

Mediterranean Shawarma

07 April, 2017

Shawarma is one of my favourite foods, but there is a lack of good places to get decent shawarma around here so I make my own. What you need…

Apple Cider Marinated Sirloin Steak

03 April, 2017

What you need 2-3 lbs. sirloin steak 1 carrot (chopped) 1/4 cup olive oil 1/2 cup apple cider 1/2 cup soy sauce 1/2 tbsp. ground ginger…

Does DevOps Really Need To Be "On Site"?

28 March, 2017

I've worked as a DevOps Engineer for a long time now, since before DevOps was officially a thing. I love it, working with developers to…

Build a popular posts widget with Flybase

17 March, 2017

On the home page of this site , there's a populate posts widget, I use the same widget on my main personal blog and also on the…

Build a Status Page powered by Github and Uptime Robot

07 March, 2017

We built our own status page for Flybase, you can see it here . It's built as a static HTML page on Github Pages. It uses Github Issues to…