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Better scheduling in Go

In a lot of situations, we would like to be able to schedule functions in Go. While there are many current tools for doing scheduling (such as Cron), I would much prefer if the entire working of my program was contained in the same code/binary and I did not have to go to the system crontab to discover what is going on. Thankfully, the time standard library already comes with A LOT of tools to schedule events. Let’s look at…

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Cron Job pt 2: Social Service

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Cron jobs!!! So today’s idea is actually an extension of my idea for 10/7/16. It was a way to get a service done on schedule. So. I was discussing that idea with a couple friends and 2 issues kept coming up. 1. How to Verify the Service Men Idea! Social proof! Apart from getting scanned copies of their ID cards and utility bill to verify their names and addresses, every service man’s profile is tied…

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Cron Job: Schedule Your Life

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My idea for the day. Real live cron jobs! If you’re like me, then you hate doing repetitive menial tasks. Laundry, gardening, even having to go get my hair cut. There’s always something more important and I feel like I’m wasting precious time on these activities. However, they must be done. I can’t afford to be dirty, keep a forest in front of my house or beat the world longest hair record. Cron Jobs -…

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