A small webapp to watch.. interesting.. tv with27 Nov 2020 Showcases
Over a course of an hour or so on Wednesday (the 25th of November), I created a small webapp for displaying wacky tv-like shows, pulled fresh from one of Reddit’s subreddits every couple of hours. Heres an example of it:
This quick Flask-based python script has a simple flow of functionality for displaying this content on each refresh, namely:
As for hosting, this webapp is simply running on a $3.50 per month VPS server from Vultr.com; running a simple single-threaded Flask instance behind a typical nginx proxy-webserver.