Barry Frost

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Stashboard: The open source status dashboard

Provides a historic record of service availability for APIs or SaaS apps. Runs on Google App Engine.

Writing a Twitter service on App Engine

Rails 2.3.5 on App Engine

A simple how-to

App Engine Recipe - GoogleAppEngine (Python) with UrbanAirship to send out iPhone (OS3.0) Push Notifications

Using Django 1.0.2 with Google App Engine 1.2.3

You can now specify either 0.96 or 1.02 with GAE. You need to install Django locally for development

10 things you (probably) didn't know about App Engine

web2py: Enterprise Web Framework

Python framework, now supported on Google App Engine

Scheduled Tasks With Cron for Python - Google App Engine - Google Code

I think I’ll be using this. I especially like the natural language way of specifying the cron jobs - “every 5 minutes” for example

Google App Engine Blog: A roadmap update!

Potentially exciting news about GAE: scheduled tasks, background processing, outgoing/incoming email and XMPP coming later this year (May?). I’m planning new apps in anticipation…

European VAT Number Validation API

Validate VAT number via a simple REST API. Returns JSON true/false or JSONP. Uses Google App Engine - by Aral Balkan

App Engine Recipe - authorized_role decorator

Running Django on Google App Engine

(currently supports 0.96)

Perl on App Engine?

Perl possibly to be supported as GAE language. This is sure to kick off speculation about adding Ruby and PHP.

Using Memcache with Google App Engine

Google App Engine tips and tricks

Using Django with Google App Engine

Using Google AppEngine for a Little Micro-Scalability

Useful code examples for Python/GAE with HTTP


AWS hosted container for GAE applications


My first stab at a Google App Engine app. It’s hardly original - a Read Later clone - but it’s been a fun learning experience of Python and GAE