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AhlCode and the Future of Code::Stats

On the 11th of May I set up a sole proprietorship with the name AhlCode. It is meant to legitimise and properly handle any income coming from my side businesses. The main aim at this point is to get some money back to compensate the server costs of things I host. But I wouldn’t complain if it resulted in some little profit also.

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Elixir: Time for Some Configuration

Configuring Elixir applications is a common problem point for new developers and I’ve seen many questions about it in the community chats. So I thought to write down my knowledge in case it helps anyone.

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Blocked in China

Screenshot from website showing codestats.net is not accessible from China

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Pure TypeScript Setup for Simple Projects

I’ve long had certain issues with modern web development, and I even wrote a little tool of my own to help me manage such an environment. So I look for ways to minimise the complexity of my setups while still maintaining some modern conveniences. Now I’ve started to use a setup that relies on TypeScript and modern browsers’ builtin features. This is a very minimal setup consisting just of TypeScript, plain CSS, and maybe a tiny build script.

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Blog Moved to New Server, Mebe Refactoring

After moving Code::Stats to its own server, the old Online.net box this blog was running on was going to waste, and more importantly, wasting my money. So I got a new tiny box from Hetzner and finally got over to dumping the blog on it. But of course I had to use the opportunity to also refactor it a bit…

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