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  • Generating a coverage badge with Istanbul and S3

    This is a quick shell script I whipped up to generate code-coverage badges for my private repos, and upload them to S3. Thought I’d share it here, in case anyone needs something similar.

  • Coffee-Coverage now has Istanbul Support

    Very happy to announce that coffee-coverage now has support for Istanbul. Lots of good tutorials available to hopefully get you up and running as fast as possible. Give it a try, and let me know if you have any questions or problems or comments.

  • Ajax Calls with React and Flux

    There’s a lot of confusion about how to use AJAX to fetch data for a React app. This is a problem with many different solutions, and in this article we’re going to examine some of the relative pros and cons of each.

  • Removing Stale Docker Images

    If you do any kind of “development” in docker land, you’ll be creating new images all the time. The latest versions of Docker no longer use Union FS, and instead use devicemapper to merge together all these different “layers”. Devicemapper generates rather largish files, so if you’re not careful, you can quickly run out of disk space (especially if you’re on an EC2 instance with a tiny 8GB drive.)

  • On the Construction of Murderous Robots

    Englert, Siebert, and Ziegler recently published a paper which purports to prove that it is impossible for a robot to correctly decide whether or not to kill a person.

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