Announcing: Golapa v1.1

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It’s been almost 4 months since our initial release of Golapa¬†and we’ve been using it extensively for managing our Turret.IO signups. Today I’m proud to announce that it now supports Turret.IO as a method for capturing signup data, which also coincides with our release of the Turret.IO Go client library. Golapa continues to provide a… Read more »

Amazon SNS Verification for Python

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A great part of Amazon’s Simple Notification Service (SNS) is that it signs each notification, allowing your application to verify the signature before trusting any data inside of it. Of particular interest to us is an Amazon SES option that sends, complaint, hard bounce, and soft bounce messages via SNS rather than email. This allows… Read more »

Sender ID, SPF, WTF?

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There’s a fair amount of confusion around the usage of SenderID and SPF records, and rightly so — their syntax is nearly identical and they both seem to do the same thing. So, what’s the deal? If you’d like to read the full history on them both, feel free to checkout the Wikipedia articles which… Read more »