Big problems take big organizations and lots of people. Small problems can be solved by one person, with the proper technology and drive. 99problems is my attempt to tackle enough small problems to make a big difference.
In Every Language is an aggregation of the most popular solutions to the most popular programming puzzles (or katas). The goal is to have the best solution for each kata in every language!
Simple-API is an easy-to-use API scaffolding module for Node.js. It creates a clean M ~~V~~ C structure for APIs and handles all the URL parsing and routing.
node-session is a great tool for the barebones Node.js web server, which will allow you to store user sessions. And the code is simple, to boot!
Node-multipost is an easy-to-use Node.js interface for sending multipart/form requests. Node-multipost takes all the difficulty out of multipart requests.
fileDrop was built to ease the pain for businesses that require an easy method to move files back and forth. First and foremost, fileDrop’s interface just makes sense.
Data is a pretty hot thing. Some people even say data is eating the world. Unfortunately, “Big Data” sounds really intimidating - I’ve been an engineer at a data company for years, and all this time I’ve been too intimidated to actually learn how modern data pipelines work.
I’m reading The Cathedral and the Bazzar right now, and just finished the section titled Homesteading the Noosphere. Eric Raymond talks at length in that essay about the economic model that drives open source. He compares the traditional exchange model that most private commercial companies use against what is called a “reputation-game gift” model.
This is a draft. These ideas or not thought-out. I don’t even know if I believe them yet. I’m just spitballing and thinking things through.