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Blocking Go Readers and Writers

Go Readers/Writers are blocking, and you should be aware of it when using them ...

An adventure into learning a bit of erlang

I've been learning a bit of erlang ...

The simplest Erlang TCP server ever

Let's build a simple Hello World Erlang TCP server ...

Canary deployments with sidekiq

Using sidekiq, and got sensitive changes to deploy? ...

Automated generation of Letsencrypt certificates on heroku

Automatically generate and renew SSL certificates and assign them to your heroku app ...

Simulate Downtime

I spend most of my time at Heroku working on our support tools and services; help ...

From Ember to Rails

Why we moved a production ember app to rails ...

Design your API with objects, not actions

Designing an API is hard ...

Time Out Quickly

Working with our support team, I often see customers having timeout problems ...

Version your entire infrastructure with terraform

Put your entire infrastructure into git ...

HTTP Streaming in Golang

A walk-through an actual problem in go, opening a persisted HTTP connection and receiving messages as ...

Emberjs and Twitter Bootstrap, make the li active

The linkTo helper in emberjs adds an active class when it is the current page ...

An experiment with sidekiq, ruby and go

Go is getting some traction currently, and I've been looking a bit into it lately ...

Authentication in Tests with Warden

I'm currently working on a personal project, for which I need a simple but effective and reliable jso ...

EmberJS observe when an object has been committed

I've been using [emberjs](http://emberjs ...

Render your pages differently with responders

Discover rails 3's responders ...

Introduction to rails engines

Since Rails 2 ...

Build a real application with node.js

We've seen in a previous article an introduction to node ...

Getting started with node

Unless you've been living in a cave for more than one year, you've probably heard about node ...

Understand ruby symbols

What the heck are ruby symbols ? ...

Ruby console ask for a password

When you get user information in console, you might, sometimes, need to get sensible information ...

Make a browser screenshot in ruby with selenium

Some time ago, a PHP wanabee (berk), Romain was looking to make a web page screenshot only with comma ...

Do you fetch or pull

I'm used to, when I want to update my local git repository with the distant one, to use git pull ...