Monday, July 9, 2012

The Erl Next Door

The Erl Next Door, also known as TEND, is a project created for SpawnFest2012 by MononcQc and I. The hope of TEND is to make playing with Erlang easier.

Ever wanted to show someone your cool Erlang hack or teach them a something about Erlang, but getting their project setup was too complicated? With TEND, you can now provide them a URL that will setup all of the dependencies.

Friday, July 6, 2012

So Pythonistas, you want to get rid of the GIL...

There is no shortage of hate for the GIL. There is a slight problem, though. The GIL might be the cause of Python's single-core-only utilization, but it's not the root reason.