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Getting started with Elixir
| elixir, phoenix

Phoenix is a web framework build on Elixir, which runs on the Erlang VM. Why check out another web framework & language? IDK... the grass is always greener. There are new ideas in new frameworks. Maybe one will fit more with my personal development opinions.

CES 2018
| new tech

robots CES was about robots this year. There were a lot of toy focused robot kits that were cool. I like the Jimu kit the most.

GoBuffalo Nested Resources
| gobuffalo, buffalo, go, golang

Buffalo is a web framework written in Go by Mark Bates. I've been working more with Go and started using Buffalo. Mark has done an awesome job with it! Thanks Mark! Pretty quickly into my app I wanted nested resources. Support for them seems pretty much there. It takes some work, but all in all it was pretty easy to get going. Here are some notes about how I approached it.