Originally posted on script.gs
I just launched SphygmoBot which is a human "Heartbeat" checker that pings you every 24 hours to see if you're alive and notifies someone in case your response fails.
- Google Apps Script for it's backend architecture
- Google Spreadsheet as a database
- Telegram Bot API and it's webhook services
You can access the entire codebase on my GitHub repository here.
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