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The itenium Slack Meme Bot® : with AI?
Implementation was easy enough. Is ChatGPT up for the task?

A few hours of fun, playing around with Docker, Cron, Node, Shell and a FileServer. Can ChatGPT do this too? And maybe in less time?

To be honest, I am very biased against ChatGPT but still hoping, very hard, that it can just do this, so that I can start using it for simple stuff, POCs and more!

5 Jul 2023
product fun

The itenium Slack Meme Bot® : Implementation
How was the Slack Meme Bot implemented?

How does the Slack Meme Bot work, technically?

4 Jul 2023
product fun

The itenium Slack Meme Bot® : Installation
Use your meme collection to liven op your Slack channel

You want to post memes to Slack but who has time for that?
Time to automate this to avoid scrolling through your entire collection whenever it is time to post one!

3 Jul 2023
product fun

Quality Assurance @ itenium
Current Trends in Q&A Engineering and How Itenium Can Help

As technology continues to advance at an exponential rate, the field of quality assurance (Q&A) engineering is constantly evolving. One of the current trends in Q&A engineering is the increased use of automation. As the complexity of software applications continues to grow, so does the need for efficient and reliable testing methods. Automated testing can help speed up the testing process, improve accuracy, and reduce costs. With the use of advanced tools and techniques, automated testing can also be customized to fit the specific needs of each software project.

29 Jun 2023

Functional Analysis @ itenium
Unleashing the Power of Functional Analysis: A Guide for Success

A functional analyst is responsible for analyzing and understanding the functional requirements of a software system. They work closely with stakeholders, such as clients or end-users, to identify their needs and translate them into functional specifications that can be used by developers to build the software.

29 Jun 2023

Vaadin: Translation Oopsie
A deep dive into an interesting translation issue

At a client where I worked on a Vaadin application that had to be upgraded from Vaadin version 8 to version 22, we encountered an interesting issue regarding the way translations were done in the application.

22 May 2023
war-story

Regular Expressions: Tutorial
The absolute minimum amount of regex to learn

The minimum Regex one should know and still be fairly productive.

21 May 2023
regex tutorial cheat-sheet

What chart library to use in React?
A quick comparison of the most popular React Charting frameworks

The question “What chart library to use in React?” came about when I had to actually find one to introduce in a project. As suggested by a colleague, I created this blog post with the results of my research, maybe saving others from having to do the same.

17 May 2023
react