“Talk to the Hand” because Lambda’s Messaging Slack: A Terminator-Themed Tutorial

In the words of the legendary cybernetic organism, “I need your clothes, your boots, and your Slack webhook URL.” Fear not; we’re not actually commandeering your attire. Instead, we’re embarking on a mission to ensure that not even a rogue T-1000 can sneak past your server monitors without you getting a Slack ping about it. …

What is AWS Cognito?

Amazon Cognito is a service that makes it easy for developers to handle user identity, not just within the application itself, but across multiple devices. Amazon Cognito allows you to focus on building your app by handling all of the complexities related to signing up new users, remembering user details and keeping sessions alive between …