March 10th 2015 represents the one anniversary for vluxe.io. Thank you all for being apart of it! Exciting things are to come for 2015!

Instead of our usual brief overview of a golang package with some example code, we are going to something a bit more interesting. We are going to do some amateur level pulling apart of a compiled golang program. If you have experience with compilers and computer architectures, this article might...

Flags are a well rooted Unix tradition. Chances are if you have been programming on a Unix based platform for any length of time, you have had to use flags to configure behavior of different command line utilities. For those with a background in C programming, you know how tedious...

The other day I was working on Jazz and got to fully appreciate the convenience of default parameters in Swift. Default parameters combined with labels gives a simple and flexible method signature. This is in stark contrast to some other method signatures in other development environments. methods in these environments...

Middleware is a popular word used in the computing landscape nowadays, but do we even know what it means? According to Google, middleware is "software that acts as a bridge between an operating system or database and applications, especially on a network". Many web frameworks provide the idea of middleware...