1. Simple continuous deployment with Drone.io and Docker Compose

    This past week, I had some time to help my coworkers with a bit of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment for their project. I'm not directly working on the same project, but I do have a handful of automated ops experience, and was interested in using it to boost the…


  2. Elixir Distributed System Resources (notes)

    My notes on Elixir's resources for distributed systems... These notes are not exhaustive, and are not necessarily accurate - they represent my understanding and opinions of said resources. These notes will probably be most helpful for anyone getting started with implementing distributed systems using Elixir. If you have questions or…


  3. Elixir: GenServer vs Task.Supervisor

    Have you ever wondered if you should be using a GenServer or a Task.Supervisor? You're not alone! Here, I'll share my experience with making this choice - hopefully it helps you decide ;) The Premise I recently ran into a situation where I used a GenServer to prototype some functionality…


  4. Just Software Developer Things...

    Have you ever typed ls into your browser's search bar? We've all been there! What's your favorite just developer thing? If I think of more, I'll try to remember to write them here :D…


  5. Onion: Get your Hipster on in Seoul ;)

    What is Onion? Onion is a paradise built from ruin. A combination bakery and cafe that has taken what appears to be a rundown house or apartment building, and freshened it up just a bit with enough decor to give it a comfortable feeling. The architectural designer has ingeniously converted…