Thinking Elixir Podcast

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

118 episodes of Thinking Elixir Podcast since the first episode, which aired on June 17th, 2020.

  • 22: Running migrations in production with Patryk Bąk

    November 17th, 2020  |  40 mins 10 secs

    We talk with Patryk Bąk about running migrations in production. For production systems where downtime or service interruptions are a problem, we sometimes need to take special care when migrating data structures or the data itself.

  • 21: Tailwind CSS, Alpine.js and LiveView with Patrick Thompson

    November 10th, 2020  |  31 mins 18 secs

    We talk with Patrick Thompson about the PETAL stack. The combination of Phoenix, Elixir, Tailwind CSS, Alpine.js and LiveView! Patrick and David help me understand why people are excited about Tailwind CSS and how it works nicely with Alpine.js.

  • 20: LiveView v LiveWire, Alpine.js with Caleb Porzio

    November 3rd, 2020  |  57 mins 4 secs

    We reached outside the Elixir community to talk with Caleb Porzio. Caleb is the creator of PHP Laravel LiveWire, a framework inspired by LiveView. He created Alpine.js to help solve problems common to both LiveWire and LiveView.

  • 19: Elixir and Art with Milada Majáková

    October 27th, 2020  |  22 mins 18 secs

    We cover the news then talk with Milada Majáková about combining Elixir and art. Milada came new to Elixir from Architecture and Graphic Design. We reject the idea that people are either logical or artistic but not both. She shares her journey,

  • 18: TDD and Phoenix with German Velasco

    October 20th, 2020  |  39 mins 6 secs

    We cover the news then talk with German Velasco about his free book "Test-Driven Development with Phoenix". He shares his experiences of learning TDD at ThoughtBot, his writing process, tips and more. On TDD, we talk about the benefits we see,

  • 17: JIT compiler for Beam with Lukas Larsson and John Högberg

    October 13th, 2020  |  43 mins 55 secs

    We cover the news then talk with Lukas Larsson and John Högberg to learn about the new BeamAsm project that brings a JIT compiler to Erlang OTP and Elixir. This is a very exciting development for all Beam languages and they break down for us what it is...

  • 16: Gleam, Games and Types with Quinn Wilton

    October 6th, 2020  |  43 mins 57 secs

    We cover the news then talk with Quinn Wilton about Gleam, a static typed language on the BEAM and why Elixir devs should care about it. We learn about her Chip8 emulator that renders game ROMs to LiveView,

  • 15: Inside Elixir Radar with Hugo Baraúna

    September 29th, 2020  |  53 mins 6 secs

    We cover the news then talk with Hugo Baraúna, the guy behind Elixir Radar, to get the inside scoop. Would you like to increase the chances of your blog post being featured by Elixir Radar? Hugo shares how!

  • 14: LiveView and Airtable with Ricardo Garcia Vega

    September 22nd, 2020  |  37 mins 39 secs

    Huge batch of new then we talk with Ricardo Garcia Vega about how he paired a Phoenix application with no database Repo to an Airtable backend to quickly solve a problem but without compromising on speed or reliability.

  • 13: Video chat using LiveView with Jesse Herrick

    September 15th, 2020  |  37 mins 44 secs

    We talk with Jesse Herrick about creating a video chat app using WebRTC and Phoenix LiveView. We cover the WebRTC protocol, how Phoenix helps, JS hooks, pushing events from the server and much more! Show Notes online - https://thinkingelixir.

  • 12: All a Flutter over NIFs and Ports with Connor Rigby

    September 8th, 2020  |  43 mins 55 secs

    We catch up with Connor Rigby and learn about his recent Flutter work for Nerves. We take this opportunity to get his perspective on when to choose NIFs or Ports for native integrations, how to make NIFs more portable,

  • 11: New Ecto features in 3.5 with Mike Binns

    September 1st, 2020  |  32 mins 53 secs

    Learning about some new features coming in Ecto 3.5 from Mike Binns. Mike explains Ecto.Enum, what a ParameterizedType is, the new "redact" option on fields and much more! Show Notes online - https://thinkingelixir.