CouchDB to the rescue

Got CouchDB installed on my Fedora box. This thing is sweet. Working with a RESTful JSON/HTTP storage system is so much easier than old-fashioned SQL databases. If I were to store users and a lists of stuff per users where this stuff could be shared among more users in a realtional db, I would create […]

Reuse or build from scratch

I discovered that I could reuse taggee.sourceforge.net for another similar server app. After spending time on adapting the taggee code and get all tests to pass, it dawned on me that there had to be a simpler way of building my storage system. I could make some of the code more general to reduce complexity […]

bootstrap

As my plans for a startup is about to become reality, I think it’s time to start telling the world beyond my twitter followers that something is about to happen. My main worry was whether I could get 1-2 interesting people to join me. The first choice in partner was a hit so we’re rolling. […]