Deploying Kitto with resin.io

This is a guide to deploy a Kitto dashboard application on a Raspberry Pi using resin.io. After you follow the steps below, you are expected to have a dashboard running on a raspberry connected to a TV which displays the dashboard full-screen using firefox. Expected end result Kitto is an open-source framework for dashboards, written in Elixir. It is focused on requiring minimal maintenance and system resources. It can be developed using the widespread grid layout of Dashing and features jobs like the following: … Read more

My year with Elixir

I started fiddling with Elixir about 1.5 year ago. Today I feel like sharing my experience with the language. I've been coding with Ruby for the past 5 years (mostly around the Rails ecosystem) and I try to learn a new programming language every year. 2016 is definitely the year of Elixir for me. My original curiosity for the language, unfolded to a quest to learn about distributed applications following the path of Erlang. … Read more