It's been a while I had been to Hackathons, the last one being Yahoo hackathon almost a decade ago! When I got a request from AWS to be the mentor for AWS Amplify at AngelHack, I said "sure" with all the excitement!
Aim of this project is to teach absolute beginners on how to add Amplify backend to their frontend project. This project is built with React and completely relies on local state for data. We convert this app step by step to store data on DynamoDB by calling REST APIs.
One of the common questions I get asked while talking about serverless is "can we do Cron"?. The answer was always a "Yes" but often I see the other person not convinced!
OTP based logins are gaining popularity in India since there is no need to remember passwords and huge mobile user base.