janac

May 2

Problem

I need to make 100k API calls to an API that errors-out if I send more than 1000 API calls per minute.

Solutions

From simplest to most complex

  1. Add a delay between calls
  2. Use RxJS
  3. Use a message queue

My Solution

We tried RxJS, and it was too complex. Instead, we just added…

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Feb 20

Pros

  • Soft-close door
  • Very nice LED screen
  • Sleek design
  • Decent microwave ability

Cons

  • Dealbreaker: must preheat using microwave-mode, prior to using air fryer mode, for 3 mins! If you accidentally open the microwave during preheating, it restarts for another 3 mins — it’s not temperature-based.
  • The dials are a bit annoying to…

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janac

janac

Most of my writing is about software. I enjoy summarizing and analyzing books and self-help videos. I am a full-time software engineer.