Continuing our last blog post, this time we’ll start by creating the backend services that our project requires. For this we’ll use Fastify. So create an empty dir and initialize npm on it:
mkdir backend cd backend npm init -y npm i fastify
Yesterday I wanted to have a new challenge, a small side project. After discovering BabylonJS, a library for creating and animating 3D scenes in the browser with good performance, I though now was the time to test it with a solution to a problem I have wanted to solve from sometime now.
When you are searching for a new house, you usually use a real estate listing, filtering by location, rooms, sizes, and pictures, but there is an important factor no real state listing includes, and its the amount of sun/shadows the house gets throw the day and throw the year. and until now the only way I have found is to go and visit the place (and using some augmented reality sun tracker, etc). This is specially important if there is a pool, or hills/mountains around, or if the house doesn’t get enough sun to be heated (which can also affect your monthly expenses).Continue reading