Elixir Mix

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

176 episodes of Elixir Mix since the first episode, which aired on May 1st, 2018.

  • Mastering LiveView ft. Sophie DeBenedetto - EMx 153

    December 1st, 2021  |  52 mins 25 secs

    Sophie DeBenedetto rejoins the mix to discuss the latest developments in LiveView and how to use it to best effect in your Phoenix applications.

    She also discusses co-authoring the book "Programming Phoenix LiveView" with Bruce Tate and how the future of the project will drive the future of the book.

  • BONUS: How to do LARGE Volumes of HIGH Quality Work - While Spending Fewer Hours Working

    November 25th, 2021  |  47 mins 22 secs

    Mani provides us with strategies and tactics to get Deep Work time and how to get our minds into that focused state for hours at a time.

  • Publishing Content with PardallMarkdown ft. Alfred Reinold Baudisch - EMx 152

    November 24th, 2021  |  44 mins 58 secs

    Alfred Reinold Baudisch joins the mix to discuss his publishing engine written in Elixir called PardallMarkdown.

    It's a static site generator solution that builds content from Markdown and can build different types of content targets.

  • The Elixir Job Market and Getting Hired - EMx 151

    November 3rd, 2021  |  53 mins 49 secs

    Adi recently found a new job and Chuck has been going through the interview process. So, the panel hop on the show to discuss the current job market, what they've experienced as job candidates and provide ideas and feedback for both hiring companies and job candidates.

  • Tracking BTC with GenServer and LiveView ft. Arkadiusz Plichta - Emx 150

    October 27th, 2021  |  35 mins 8 secs

    Arkadiusz Plichta joins the adventure to discuss how he built a system that tracks BitCoin value using GenServers.

    He explains the architecture of his application and the story behind why he built this particular application. Then the panel dives in to help explain how you can use GenServers for ongoing services like this one.

  • Artificial Intelligence with Elixir using tangram.dev ft. David Yamnitsky - EMx 149

    October 20th, 2021  |  39 mins 13 secs

    David Yamnitsky joins the mix to discuss tangram.dev and how to use it to add Machine Learning features to your Elixir applications.

    He also goes into how it is built and how it provides you with a basic level of AI that integrates nicely with Elixir.

  • Event Sourcing and CQRS ft. Ben Moss - EMx 148

    October 13th, 2021  |  54 mins 41 secs

    Ben Moss joins the Mix to discuss Event Sourcing and CQRS in Elixir. Event sourcing is the practice of logging data across logged series of events and then reconstructing data from the events. CQRS is focused on keeping read and write operations from conflicting.

  • Elixir ConfigCat SDK and mix test.in - EMx 147

    October 6th, 2021  |  41 mins 47 secs

    Randy Coulman joins the Mix this week to discuss ConfigCat's SDK for Elixir. Since ConfigCat doesn't have an Elixir SDK, they built one internally in their application. Randy discusses how that worked out and how you could do that if your services don't offer Elixir SDK's.

  • Onboarding and Transitioning into Elixir - EMx 146

    September 29th, 2021  |  51 mins 58 secs

    The Elixir Mix panel takes the helm to talk about helping onboard and transition new developers onto an Elixir team. They discuss helping developers who may not have an Elixir background. They also advise Chuck on how to make a career transition since he's considering a jump into an Elixir job from his current role as a Rails developer.

  • How Far Can You Push a GenServer ft. Brian Underwood - EMx 145

    September 22nd, 2021  |  49 mins 21 secs

    Brian Underwood joins the mix to discuss his recent project where he created a game that would push more and more load onto a genserver to see at what point the performance and usability begins to degrade. The discussion includes an exploration of what this means as your application grows.

  • Pluralsight, Courses, and Elixir the Big Picture ft. AJ Foster - EMx 144

    September 15th, 2021  |  43 mins 51 secs

    AJ Foster is a developer at Pluralsight. He talks about the course he made for Pluralsight about Elixir and then talks about how Elixir was brought into Pluralsight, both into their catalog of courses as well as into the tech stack for the company.

  • Miss Elixir ft. Fernando Hamasaki – EMx 143

    September 1st, 2021  |  46 mins 4 secs

    Fernando Hamasaki joins the mix to discuss Miss Elixir, where it came from, and what it is.

    He specifically discusses the application it came from and how it gets used today.