Use Go and Clarifai API to Recognize NSFW Images

The ‘Not Safe For Work’ (NSFW) model analyzes images and videos and returns probability scores on the likelihood that the image or video contains pornography. For those of you who don’t know what NSFW is, we’re talking about Not Safe For Work. R-rated content. Stuff that would probably get you fired if you were looking … Continue reading Use Go and Clarifai API to Recognize NSFW Images

Rails, ElasticSearch and Go – merry go round

It all starts with a Rails application - business as usual. In one particular situation, we need to upload some complex excel sheet and update ElasticSearch with over 10k entries. The initial code was written in Ruby and run via sidekiq jobs but was taking about 28minutes to update the index! This was a bottle … Continue reading Rails, ElasticSearch and Go – merry go round

A Fun, Weather Forecast Go Web App

We shall build a fun Go app that accepts city names from a user and displays the current weather forecast in those cities, to the user. In a previous article we learned how to use The Google Geocoding API in Go. Here too, we shall use Geocoding to help us convert addresses (like "1600 Amphitheatre … Continue reading A Fun, Weather Forecast Go Web App