1. A Rant on Technical Debt

    I've been thinking a lot about technical debt lately. It's something that every codebase has, but also something that we still fail to fully consider the cost of. As such, I thought it would be appropriate to walk through some of the ways technical debt has affected my life in

    Matt Farmer VM, development
  2. Dockerizing Development at Domino, Part II

    If you’ve been following my blog for awhile, you probably saw my post on using Docker Compose to improve Domino Data Lab‘s development environment (titled “Docker Composing for Fun and Profit”). This post is the sequel. Over the last few weeks we prioritized closing the loop on these

    Matt Farmer development, docker, domino
  3. Some Tips on Good Code Review

    So, for those who may not know already, about a month ago I joined the team at OpenStudy. So far, it’s been a pretty excellent ride, and I’m excited for what is ahead. Over the past several weeks I’ve gotten to dive into learning Scala, developing Lift-powered

    Matt Farmer development, openstudy