If you have been running into issues with your Node code today, it is probably due to the new version of Express (4.0) which is now in NPM. In a FeedHenry context you may be seeing that all of your cloud calls respond with the same message – “Your Cloud App is Running”. This will happen
If you are running into problems doing local development where you are getting a “SELF_SIGNED_CERT_IN_CHAIN” error from npm, you should follow the instructions on the original post on the npm blog and their follow-up post. If these don’t work for you, please contact FeedHenry Support.
Overview of what was required A solution in Node.js for dynamically generating a PDF version of submitted form data. The form data is stored in a mongo database, backed by some mongoose models. What this boils down to is we have a collection (JSON array) of forms (JSON objects) with a number of key-value pairs.
One of the most popular features in the FeedHenry Platform is our Cloud Binary Build Service. This enables you to build Hybrid iOS, Android, Windows Phone and Blackberry Apps from within our web-based Studio rather than needing all of the tools on your own machine. If you are an iOS developer, you are probably aware
Many MBaaS and Mobile Platform solutions provide you with black-box access to your cloud, making them completely inscrutable. You have no insight into or control over what the cloud parts of your applications are doing. Not so with FeedHenry. As an open platform we are always looking for ways to give our customers more management
Node.js is a fast moving and cutting-edge server side platform. Updates to it happen often. In fact, just take a look at their blog to see how many changes are happening and how fast. At FeedHenry, we use Node.js for many of the components which make up our platform, including those that manage the Node.js
As you know, your FeedHenry Cloud back-end is powered by the blazingly fast Node.js runtime. One of Node’s many advantages is the incredible number of modules available to it in the NPM repository. The NPM Ecosystem contains (at time of writing) 37,990 modules – a mind boggling number to choose from. This includes a wide
Like all iOS developers, we’re very excited by the upcoming features in iOS7. However, as with any version upgrade, there can be breaking changes too. FeedHenry clients will need to take action on one of these changes before the official launch of iOS7. We have identified an issue in device tracking with iOS7 which could
At this point, I’ve been reviewing CVs with FeedHenry for over a year, both for roles in Ireland and the US. I’ve seen hundreds – many fresh out of college, and some who’ve spent years in industry. I’m not a recruiter – I’m an engineer looking to grow the team, and find a bunch of people