Rob Conery

  My name is Rob Conery and I help developers of all sorts learn what’s new with technology. I have been working in the technology field full time since 1998 as a DBA and then a web developer. My original focus was the Microsoft ASP.NET stack, building tools like Subsonic and the first Micro-ORM: Massive. Currently, I’m working on MassiveJS, which is a dedicated PostgreSQL data access tool for Node. I ported this to Elixir and named it Moebius.

   



95 Stories by Rob Conery

Minty: Sanity Check One

http://mashable.com/2012/07/28/tetris-god-video/ Before We Get Too Far One of the reasons I like spiking things is so I can get a feel for what my...
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Minty: Writing The First Specs

http://threa.deviantart.com/art/marionette-196331073 ##Where To Start? All I have right now is the notion of an Article – a pretty basic idea of a “model”. I...
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Minty: The First Steps

What Are We Doing? I have an idea, now it’s time to flesh it out. In a traditional setting you may have sat with...
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Minty: Defining the Model

What’s a Model? If you’re a Rails fan, a Model is where you drop validations, hooks, and some custom methods. In .NET it might...
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Hello Minty

My Boss Wants Me To Build This Node App… I get quite a few emails like this – all centering on a single question:...
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Tekpub Has Been Acquired

First Things First: You If you’re a Tekpub subscriber don’t worry: you’re still a Tekpub subscriber. AND a Pluralsight Subscriber. Here are the details:...
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Javascript Frameworks Are Amazing and Nobody Is Happy

Because everything is amazing right now and nobody’s happy. Like, in my lifetime the changes in the world of programming have been incredible. When...
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Knowing More Programming Languages Will Make You Smarter

image from http://visual.ly/network-graph-programming-languages-influence Words as a Conceptual Map There’s a small bit of setup here – bear with me. I relistened to one of...
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EmberJS Confuses Me

I Tried Saying something confuses me is no great claim – many things do. It’s entirely likely that I didn’t study Ember long enough,...
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Screencasting Like a Pro: The Demos

Hopefully, You’ve Mused The first two posts of mine on this subject dealt with creating an outline and then executing the basics of a...
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