Deploying Go Apps to Elastic Beanstalk with Docker

In my last 'Go Tutorial with MongoDB on Heorku' post, we built a simple 'cribs' application using Martini where topcoder members can showcase where they work. If you are just jumping in, you can run the application on Heroku and find the code on our github repo. Today we are…
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Go Tutorial with MongoDB on Heorku

I've spent the last couple of days digging into Go and getting the feel for it and so far I really like it. It built a small web app using MongoDB and Heroku and thought I would share the process. Here is the source code and you can…
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It’s Official. I’m a Serial Adopter!

Last Monday (June 9th) my wife and I added two children to our family making the running total: 3 bio kids and 3 adopted. Raising our first three was sooo much fun we thought we'd do it again with other people's offspring. Hopefully this blog post will encourage someone to…
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Ghost CLI

Since the Ghost blogging platform does not currently include a CLI (as of 0.4.2), I decided to build one with some simple admin functionality. I needed a number of these functions when I ported this blog from WordPress to Ghost. With almost 500 posts, I had a number…
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