Syntonic Developer Blog

AWS - RDS & EC2 | Stacked Up 1

We just started a new YouTube video series where we discuss different technology stacks and their uses, check out the first episode about AWS RDS and EC2 here.

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slackicons - Open Source Explorers 1

Recently I had the need to generate randomized images for users on the fly, and I decided to roll my own solution from scratch. I could have used something like identicons - like what Github uses - but I thought it might be more interesting to create some images that mirror Slack’s default avatars.

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Unity VR Tutorial 5 - Grabbing a Sword (Backpack)

Check out our new Unity VR tutorial on Youtube.

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Unity VR Tutorial 4 - Gaze UI (Headset Pointer)

Check out our Gaze UI Unity VR tutorial on Youtube.

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Building a Reddit Bot with Node.js

If you frequent Reddit, odds are you’ve come across “Reddit Bot” users replying to posts and comments, and generally providing some pretty helpful functionality to the site. Many of these bots are built with Python and PRAW, but in this tutorial we’ll be using our good pal Node.js to build our own bot.

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