Alexandre Beslic Technology and thoughts

A simple introduction to the usage of goroutines and go channels in Go

Go is a nice programming language in order to introduce beginners to concurrent programming. This post is a very simple introduction to the usage of goroutines and go channels. We...

Tinkering with Ghost themes on Rackspace

Ghost is a new blogging platform backed on Kickstarter. I'm not particularly experienced with blogging platforms but my limited experience with Wordpress was awful : Tons of plugins to install but...

Microbenchmarking in Java

A widespread assumption is that Java is far slower than C or C++. While this was true at the beginning of Java, the introduction of the HotSpot Virtual Machine has...