RIP Over-Engineered Blog
April 1, 2016
It’s been 6 months since my last blog rewrite, so it’s time for another one. This time, let’s subtract.
Presenting The Most Over-Engineered Blog Ever
January 15, 2015
Several months ago <a href="https://jlongster.com/Blog-Rebuild--A-Fresh-Start">I posted</a> about plans to rebuild this blog. After a few false starts, I finally finished and launched the new version two weeks ago. The new version uses React and is way better (and I <a href="https://github.com/jlongster/blog">open-sourced it</a>).
September 8, 2014
Every piece of software deals with complex control flow mechanisms like callbacks, promises, events, and streams. It turns out using CSP which leverages channels for asynchronous communication vastly reduces the complexity of everything. This has drastic effects not only on server-side code, but also on user interfaces.
Blog Rebuild: Build Systems & Cross-Compiling
August 14, 2014
Blog Rebuild: A Fresh Start
July 30, 2014
I wrote my own blogging engine for jlongster.com two years ago, and it has served me well. The code is old and the cracks are showing, however, so I'm going to rewrite it completely with new web technologies and blog throughout development.