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Nov 9, 2020

Startup cults & Totalitarian teams

"It looks like a plane but will it fly ?" Every religion needs a devil. I've been that devil myself on a few dysfunctional teams that were manipulated by political management and leadership. They

Jan 9, 2020

Hello Immortal World with Rust

Hello Immortal World with Rust

Bastion is a highly-available, fault-tolerant runtime system with dynamic dispatch oriented lightweight process model. Features Message-based communication makes this project a lean mesh of actor system. Without web servers, weird shenanigans, forced trait

Dec 31, 2019

The Golden 20s

The Golden 20s

The Golden 20s of the 20th century began with the end of WW1 and ended with the stock market crash of 1929. It was considered the decade that was the calm before the

Dec 3, 2019

Error handling or The Emperor's Old Clothes.

Error handling or The Emperor's Old Clothes.

TLDR; This problem has been solved for 40 years but the software development industry is still very fashion-oriented. In both Common Lisp and Smalltalk error handlers can resume the computation that raised it,

Oct 6, 2019

Everyday Ada : Simple REST Service

Everyday Ada : Simple REST Service

Ada (previously) is a time-tested, safe, secure programming software-engineering language with a 40-year record of success in mission-critical applications such as… Air Traffic Management SystemsDesktop and Web ApplicationsCommercial AviationBanking and Financial SystemsRailway TransportationInformation

Sep 21, 2019

Raspberry Pi 4

Raspberry Pi 4

The Raspberry Pi 4 is a leap forward not just for the Pi but for single-board computers across the board. It’s a great light-weight desktop replacement. It’s even surprised