Issue #157 - Running an eInk Display with Elixir, Scenic & Nerves
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This week in Elixir
Why Elixir Training?
Desmond Bowe of ElixirTalk fame explains his and Chris' reasons to start Elixir Training.
Running an eInk Display with Elixir, Scenic & Nerves
A blog post going in-depth on some of the details when using our the new Inky library. Some Elixir, some Nerves, some Scenic and if you look under the hood and squint? Some wxWidgets!
Elixir Maps Made Effortless
A short article covering two things that frustrate Elixir learners, especially those coming from a language like JS or Ruby - immutability and the use of strings vs atoms for keys.
Upgrading to Elixir Releases - Live Stream Archive
Archive of Eric’s Elixir live stream from last week, starting to look into upgrading Grapevine for Elixir 1.9 release.
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Please contact René Föhring (email or tweet @rrrene for a quick conversation).