This Week in Elixir and Erlang

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This Week in Elixir and Erlang
The beauty of LiveView - Dashbit Blog
A quick look into how easy LiveView makes it to add interactivity to web applications
Elixir in Production: Plausible Analytics
What are the benefits of Elixir for web analytics? Find out in our interview with the founder of Plausible Analytics, a lightweight open-source alternative to Google Analytics.
PaaS with Elixir at Heroku
A case study of how Elixir is being used at Heroku.
A Pipeline Made of Airbags
Immutable infrastructure and its tooling has obvious benefits, but the way its current adoption is being done is locking us up in a room whose walls are padded with yaml and we could be losing a lot.
Klarna Loves Erlang 2020
Klarna Loves Erlang 2020
Page-Specific JavaScript with LiveView and Webpack - DockYard
How to use webpack to conditionally load JavaScript assets for specific pages when working with LiveView
Live Streaming with LiveView and Mux (in under 70 lines of code) - DockYard
Using Phoenix LiveView and Mux to deliver on the promise of live-streamed video with minimal development effort
Things Elixir’s Phoenix Framework Does Right
I dabbled in Phoenix for a while now, but never really got my hands dirty with it right up until now. Apart from the whole framework being surprisingly well thought through, there are a few things that strike me as being done exceptionally well in Phoenix, compared to the rest of modern web framewor…