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Replacing the Cron in AWS

Like most apps on the internet, the stuff that I write at Showroom Logic has scheduled tasks that must happen in a predictable fashion. In our case, we have some reports to run and deliver. Our app, like lots of internet apps, is distributed and runs in a Docker container ...

JetBrians DataGrip Review

Recently, JetBrains released a new product called DataGrip. It's basically IntelliJ for databases, and so far, I love it! Granted: I'm biased. I do all of my Java and Python development using IntelliJ and PyCharm, respectively. That being said, I think that even if I were still using ...

Perhaps You've Noticed: I Have a New Blog

Yep, that's right...I kicked WordPress to the curb and decided to do the whole staticly-generated-pages-thing. When I originally started this blog, WordPress just made the most sense. It was easy to install, easy to maintain, had plenty of skins and plugins available, and just worked.

So, why the ...