11 May '12, 5pm

What has writing code got to do with dating? Read @laurenceputra 's experience with @Instasyncer here

Long overdued, and only my third post here. So as some people know, I built Instasyncer a while ago, partially for fun, but mainly because I needed it. Long story short, Instasyncer is this awesome (Note: I’m extremely biased about this) site that lets you sync your Instagram photos to Dropbox in real time. Really. You upload onto Instagram, within minutes, it is in your Dropbox folder. You have to sign up for Instasyncer though (Yes, I had a guy who asked me why his photos weren’t syncing when he didn’t have an account). Does mainly one other thing, which explains the title, but that’s for the later part of this post. I built the whole thing on PHP/Codeigniter, and used MongoDB for the database. The MVP was hacked together in about 26 hours, although the better part of the 26 hours was spent on doing other stuff (like sleeping, talking to friends). Did all the OAuth stuff...

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