What's 'use' statement in Elixir?

use just calls the __using__ macro on the specified module. You might have run into that explanation of use but that does not explain much even »

P2P WebRTC file sharing app: Frontend using React & Flux

React is one of the frontend framework that everyone is talking about these days. I wanted to see what all the fuss was about and also »

P2P WebRTC file sharing app: Broker using Phoenix

WebRTC was created primarily for video and voice communication but it has the API to send raw binary data between two browsers as well. This opens »

Binary pattern matching in Elixir with PNG parsing example

Dealing with binary data has always been a pickle in OOP language. Pattern matching is very fundamental to Elixir making the functions much more descriptive. I »

Spacemacs and Alchemist to make Elixir of immortality

Ok, lets be clear; this post is not about immortality, that will be for next time :). Instead its about transitioning to a combination of Emacs, Vim »

How to reliably start a service with UpStart

I recently had to start a service in Ubuntu server but I wanted it to be reliable. By reliable I mean it should be restarted in »