Blog | Alex Streza

Everything JavaScript, Typescript and Web Development. I sometimes tackle AI, Web3 and have a massive soft spot for 3D and CGI. I also think I'm funny at times.

Apr 4th, 2022

A History Of Big Tech April Fool’s Jokes

April Fool’s is a time where companies like Stack Overflow pull out all the stops to show off their ‘latest and greatest’ features. But it’s also a time where we can look back and see some of the funniest, and most clever, April Fool’s Day jokes from tech giants. Let’s admire a decade of unicorns and tech pranks on Stack Overflow.

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Mar 22nd, 2022

How I Generated Horror Book Covers With AI

Halloween is not around the corner but that’s not an excuse to skip reading terrifying tales that make your spine shiver. Stories that keep you awake at night covered in goosebumps. Add AI on top of…

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Mar 4th, 2022

Artificial Intelligence In Modern Warfare

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has found its way onto the battlefield, and we’re just beginning to see its impact on modern warfare. Military applications of AI have the potential to transform how we…

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Feb 17th, 2022

How Google Fonts Became Illegal in Europe

GDPR & EPR restrictions aren’t well known to developers outside of the EU or small websites with no legal team and this can affect many applications out there. Recently an article surfaced on…

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Feb 9th, 2022

Generate App Ideas With OpenAI’s GPT-3

Every product whether it’s a SaaS, PaaS, DaaS (donut as a service app incoming), or a physical product was in its infancy an innocent idea brought in the hands of builders and innovators. My desire…

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Jan 8th, 2022

Building a SaaS on New Year’s Eve

Happy New Year dear reader! As developers we often get asked how we spend our time in a day, is it really only couch potato coding 24/7? A less asked question is what we do on special days like New…

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Nov 25th, 2021

Master Github Copilot

A few weeks ago Github announced a state-of-the-art, AI-based pair programmer beta extension for VSCode which shook considerably the software development industry. While many were concerned this AI…

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Aug 18th, 2021

Integrating Map Services in React

For years there’s been a never-ending debate in the development industry on which is the best map provider, let’s see who wins the Game of Map Providers. Google Maps SDK remained king for a long time…

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