Ikeh Akinyemi

  https://ikehakinyemi.medium.com/ Ikeh Akinyemi is a software engineer based in Rivers State, Nigeria. He’s passionate about learning pure and applied mathematics concepts, open source, and software engineering.


14 Stories by Ikeh Akinyemi

Working with Rust collections

Rust collections enable us to store and retrieve data efficiently. This overview includes use cases for specific collections.
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Understanding discriminated union and intersection types in TypeScript

Learn about discriminated union and intersection types in TypeScript and how you can implement them with this guide blog post.
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Comparing Ethereum nodes and clients

Learn about the unique features and benefits of several Ethereum clients: Geth, Nethermind, Erigon, Besu, and OpenEthereum.
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Building secure smart contracts with OpenZeppelin

Use OpenZeppelin Contracts and the Truffle framework to build and test secure smart contracts for ERC20 and ERC721 tokens. We also demo building ERC1155...
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How to mint an NFT with Etherscan

In this tutorial, we’ll be minting an NFT from a smart contract on Etherscan. We’ll use the mint function to mint NFTs directly using...
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Guide to Polkadot blockchain app development and deployment

Learn core concepts associated with building blockchain apps on Polkadot network, such as parachains, parathreads, and the Substrate framework.
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Configuring the Go HTTP client

Walk through a simple procedure to configure and establish a connection between client and server and make HTTP requests in Go.
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How to make an HTTP POST request with a JSON body in Go

Learn a simple procedure for making an HTTP POST request with a JSON body to a simple web server written in Go.
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Halfmoon tutorial: How to customize your website UI for light and dark modes

Halfmoon is a frontend framework for building website UIs. Learn how to customize styles for both light and dark modes using Halfmoon.
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Guide to blockchain game development

Let's explore the emerging trend of blockchain game development and how to use the tools available within the crypto space to build games.
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Using Drizzle and React to write DApp frontends

Discover how to use the Drizzle framework to build frontend applications on Ethereum with this practical example.
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Decentralized data storage using IPFS and React: A tutorial with examples

In this tutorial, we’ll introduce you to the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) and demonstrate how to upload and store data through a distributed file...
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