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Gifit: Turn Screen Recordings into GIFs

engineering grouparoo 

With open source tools, you can easily share and embed your screen recordings

2021-02-12 - Originally posted at www.grouparoo.com

Defer Transaction Side-Effects in Node.js

engineering grouparoo node.js typescript 

Using AsyncHooks, you can collect side-effects within a database transaction and only run them if the transaction succeeds

2021-01-21 - Originally posted at www.grouparoo.com

Developing Grouparoo on macOS Big Sur

engineering grouparoo 

Learn how to run a Typescript app on macOS Big Sur. Find out more.

2020-11-13 - Originally posted at www.grouparoo.com

Fullstack Typescript - Create an API

engineering grouparoo node.js react typescript 

Use Typescript to more tightly couple your React apps to your API


Save your High Water Marks as Strings

engineering grouparoo 

Asking the database to return the High Water Mark as a string prevents a number of bugs.

2020-09-14 - Originally posted at www.grouparoo.com

Sharing Code in Next.JS Apps with Plugins

engineering grouparoo next.js node.js react 

How does Grouparoo use Next.js to load pages and components from plugins to modify our web user interface?

2020-07-23 - Originally posted at www.grouparoo.com

Pull the Data you Actually Want

engineering grouparoo marketing 

Streaming event data becomes costly and less useful over time. Reverse ETL solves these problems.

2020-05-22 - Originally posted at www.grouparoo.com

The Voom Software Engineering Interview Process

engineering hiring voom 

Building an inclusive and efficient interview process for a pair-programming team