Elixir's Secret Weapon

I recently began using a new(ish) feature of Elixir that completely transformed the way I build programs. I'm talking about the special form with. It »

Elixir Streams

I previously wrote about explicitness in Elixir. One of my favorite ways the language embraces explicitness is in its distinction between eager and lazy operations on »

Sanity Tests

It is common for test "classifications" to have a plethora of definitions. Sanity tests are no different. Wikipedia says the following on the subject: the sanity »

The Value of Explicitness

Elixir is often compared to Ruby. It's true that Elixir takes inspiration from Ruby's syntax. One of Elixir's core tenets is "metaprogramming", something often associated with »