Which Elixir books should I read?

24 Sep 2015

tl;dr: Programming Elixir then Elixir in Action. Skip Programming Elixir if you're already familiar with functional languages, pattern matching, etc.

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Microconf Europe 2015

05 Sep 2015

MicroConf Europe 2015 was without doubt one of the best conferences I've ever attended. The talks were great and so were the conversations with the other attendees. If you're interested in bootstrapping you should definitely get a ticket to a future one.

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Teaching ember-cli to talk to phoenix sockets

04 Jul 2015

I ran into a little trouble hooking up websockets when playing with an ember-cli front end app and a phoenix backend server recently. I thought I'd document what I did to get them working for others trying this out. I make no claims that this is the best way to do things but it's working for me so far. If you know a better way please let me know in the comments or by email!

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Chris McGrath

Chris McGrath

Opinions on Ruby, Rails, Elixir, Phoenix, and web development from a long time Rails programmer who's transitioning to Elixir and Phoenix.


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