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RethinkDB Real-time Database Finds New Home and New License

RethinkDB Real-time Database Finds New Home and New License

RethinkDB is alive and well! When the NoSQL database project met with commercial failure last October, a core group of developers kept the project going until it could find another home. And find a new home it did, when the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) purchased the company's intellectual property and put it under the jurisdiction of the Linux Foundation. When it purchased RethinkDB, CNCF put the company’s IP under an entirely different license that should give it fresh life in the time to come. Licensing Issues In its old life, RethinkDB was licensed under the Affero General Public...

RethinkDB Data Management Made Easy with ReQLPro Admin GUI

RethinkDB Data Management Made Easy with ReQLPro Admin GUI

Announcing ReQLPro (Beta) Launch! When we first utilized RethinkDB as our datastore of choice on a new project, only one of our team members took the time to dig in and learn the ins-and-outs. As soon as other devs on the team needed to start tweaking values in the database, we hit a problem. RethinkDB didn't have an admin GUI, like Robomongo and Psequel, that we had been accustomed to using on other projects. This meant that everyone had to start pulling up Rethink docs, and learning the query syntax to update/delete/etc records, slowing down the efforts of...

Just Launched: Effin Amazing UTM Tool, Introducing Google Sheets Integration for Team Collaboration

Just Launched: Effin Amazing UTM Tool, Introducing Google Sheets Integration for Team Collaboration

Through a partnership with Orlando-based digital marketing company, Effin Amazing, last week we released a brand new feature for one of their Chrome browser extensions, the Effin Amazing UTM Builder. Its an easy to use tool that saves marketers a lot of time building and tracking their UTMs. Download the Effin Amazing UTM Builder from the Chrome Web Store. To learn more about UTMs and why they are important, check out this article from Dan McGaw at Effin Amazing. Google Sheets Integration for Team Syncing and Collaboration When Code Hangar began its relationship with Effin Amazing, the UTM Builder extension...

Happy New Year! What to look forward to in Tech in 2016

Happy New Year! What to look forward to in Tech in 2016

Its a new year and with it comes all sorts of predictions for what this year may bring us. We decided to make a few of our own predictions and tell about some things we are looking forward to in tech in 2016. 1. Girls Who Code comes to Orlando! In November, WeVenture announced several initiatives focused on making Orlando a city that empowers women entrepreneurs. One of those initiatives is an Orlando chapter of Girls who Code, a non-profit "working to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors". Girls Who Code programs for Orlando are still...