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Easy Secure APIs with LoopBack and Auth0 – Lunch & Learn

Recorded: April 3, 2018

In this video, you’ll learn how to build a full CRUD API — including user authentication — and a simple front-end client using LoopBack and Auth0.

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How to Design Conversation for Digital Assistants – Lunch & Learn

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Blockchain and databases why and how they need each other.

by Developer Advocate in Silicon Valley · on June 3, 2018

Satoshi Nakamoto conceived of Bitcoin and Blockchain in his now epic paper Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System, soon to be ten years ago, in the aftermath of the Financial crisis of 2007–2008. His intention was to “propose a solution to the double-spending problem using a peer-to-peer network”. A revolutionary system that would replace unreliable trusted third parties with cryptography and create a whole new type of applications in the finance and business world, and which would find a permanent place on the front pages of the world’s news.

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Train TJBot to Play Rock Paper Scissors in Node-RED

by JeanCarl Bisson · on June 2, 2018

Back in grade school, one of the common games played on the playground was called Rock Paper Scissors. You could choose rock (a closed fist), paper (a flat hand), and scissors (a fist with the index and middle fingers extended, forming a V). The rules are simple: rock beats scissors, paper beats rock, and scissors beats paper.

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Train TJBot to be a DJBot in Node-RED

by JeanCarl Bisson · on May 29, 2018

It’s almost summer time and what better companion is there to that hickory smoked barbecue than some music. In this tutorial, I’ll show how to connect TJBot to Spotify and have TJBot become a DJ, well, a DJBot!

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MongoDB for you — a hardcore Java/Cloud developer

by Marek Sadowski · on May 9, 2018

As I love robots 🤖, AI 🐲, IoT 🎛, mobile 📱, and space exploration 🌌, sometimes I need to roll my sleeves up and become a hardcore Java ☕️ / cloud ⛅️ developer 👨‍💻.

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AT&T IoT Civic Hackathon — Part I: The Rodeo

by JeanCarl Bisson · on May 7, 2018

On Friday and Saturday, AT&T and FirstNet, along with sponsors including IBM, hosted an IoT Civic Hackathon in Fishers, Indiana. This hackathon was themed around public safety with plenty of first responders on hand ready to share their experiences with the attendees.

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