Lucidboard for Hack Week!

For our upcoming QL Hack Week, we'll be making a project out of part of Lucidboard. We're really hoping to see LiveView drop before then so we can dive into building out the frontend SPA interaction, but if not, we'll instead focus on authentication & authorization, hopefully integrating with the…

Meeting Notes, Feb 4

This meeting will be at 4 PM in Park Place (11 Monroe) and on Zoom, as always. Work on Lucidboard continues! Please reach out if you'd like to be involved in any way. We're looking for all types of help in bringing this Kanban tool to a usable state! Lonestar…

New Blog!

This new instance of the Ghost blogging platform will be the new home for all things Elixir at QL. I'd like to use it for meeting notes and other items that are worth sharing around. Reach out to me if you'd like to get access to contribute!…

Great Article About Using Elixir at Podium

I found this article last night and I just have to share. It's about another company extolling their wins and efficiencies with Elixir.It’s really easy to pick upIt’s reliableEveryone else’s docs make us sad nowThe community is pretty greatIt’s really fastThe most interesting point is…

Recommended podcast clip about FP

I just wanted to share this ElixirTalk Podcast clip (starting at 23 minutes) from the about thinking in the functional mindset.The episode is available on Soundcloud.Some of the ideas:Being explicit. For clarity and all the other reasons.Functional code is simple. No need to question what's "really"…