Coolest way to get your IP

#1 Product of the DayJuly 07, 2019
The coolest way to get your IP address
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Hello World, This is our second PH launch 🚀The community is so helpful, that it motivates us in creating new products. Here is https://eyep.dev, the coolest way to get your IP. 😎Minimal Design 🙅No Ads 👩‍💻Developer Friendly 1️⃣Single Purpose
@lakshmantgld Hey, kudos for your second launch on PH. Could you share the dev docs?
@themohitmadan Thank you Mohit! We get the IP's location data from https://ipstack.com
Love it! Can you share a little bit on how did you make it happen? :)
@tsehori Glad, you liked it. So, here is the tech stack: 🌐IP and its location by https://ipstack.com/ 🗺️Map by Google Map & styled by https://snazzymaps.com/ 💻Frontend - Vanilla JS & Backend - AWS Lambda
@tsehori @lakshmantgld What are you doing in the AWS back end? Couldn't this be fully static?
@tsehori @transmissions_0001 Most of the IP Geolocation API's do not expose in `https` in their free plan. So had to come up with AWS Lambda which will invoke the http API and serve the response to the static website in `https`. Hopefully, when people love it and we get more hits everyday, then we will upgrade to the paid plan and eventually remove the AWS Lambda.
@tsehori @lakshmantgld Ah, I've done the same with many of my projects lmao! Here's an upvote for the clever solution ;)
Cool product. Only that it identified my location wrongly - in a totally different state. Heading to IPstack got the state right but the location wrong still. IP address is still correct though.
@clarencewee Ah! I am working on it. So Ipstack gives region & city. Have to concatenate both. Thanks for the heads up!
Great UI. Loved it.
Something is wrong with the location. It says Düsseldorf although I am located in Berlin (ipstack detects that correctly).
Thank you @britzsquad for the heads up. Let me take a look at it.