November 19, 2018
At first glance, web development seems overwhelmingly complex. Elixir's Plug library's simplicity reveals just how simple the web really is.
November 4, 2018
It's just five minutes. What could you possibly achieve in that amount of time? More than you'd believe.
October 31, 2018
Code reviews are the most important activity a development team can incorporate to drive down bugs, share knowledge, and increase development speed.
August 4, 2018
Most articles and documentation show Elixir's GenStage to communicate between stages in a 1:1 fashion. It can be so much more
November 28, 2017
CSRF errors can be a pain to work with. Rather than skipping them, learn how to avoid the errors and ensure the security of your site.
October 30, 2017
Out of the box, Elixir's REPL IEx is incredibly powerful. With a little modification, you can make it event better.
June 6, 2017
Lots of developers wrongfully malign TDD, piling on countless arguments against it. What they don't realize is they're doing TDD; they're just not reaping any of the rewards.
May 4, 2017
'Technical Debt' is a metaphor we use in the tech industry to describe the deficiencies in our code base. Did you know there are different types of technical debt and that not all debt is a bad thing?
April 16, 2017
Many startups believe 'if they build it, they will come', but this only leads to disaster as they build the wrong product for an imaginary audience. Find out why this is such a horrible mistake, why so many fall into the trap, and what to do about it if you find yourself there.
April 3, 2017
Templates and .railsrc files have been around since Rails 3.x, but somehow I'm just finding this out now. Learn from my ignorance and simplify setting up all your future rails projects.