I was getting bored with the tech around me, so I replaced them with these funky products

I love how fast consumer technology improves, so in 2022, we’re just surrounded by simple gadgets that make our lives more frictionless. But if you stop and look around once in a while, you’ll realize that not everything is as exciting as it once used to be, specifically in how they look. Sure, there are … Read more

How Blockchain Tech Can Improve DevOps Practices in Web3

Although in its early stages, Web3 shows promise to deliver the benefits of blockchain and DevOps working together. This article discusses how DevOps practices, processes, tools, and blockchain technologies complement each other to deliver Web3 solutions. DevOps is an umbrella term encompassing a culture, mindset, development styles, processes, and technologies for software development. DevOps focuses … Read more

SRE: From Theory to Practice: What’s Difficult About Tech Debt?

In episode 3 of “From Theory to Practice,” Blameless’s Matt Davis and Kurt Andersen were joined by Liz Fong-Jones of Honeycomb.io and Jean Clermont of Flatiron to discuss two words dreaded by every engineer: technical debt. So what is technical debt? Even if you haven’t heard the term, I’m sure you’ve experienced it: parts of … Read more

12 examples of old tech that never dies

The tech world often seems like an endless parade of amazingly new ideas, architectures, languages, and devices. It also sometimes happens that a once-new thing sticks around a bit too long. Perhaps a gadget simply won’t wear out. Maybe the disruptive replacement never shows up. Occasionally, the great replacement turns out to be not quite … Read more

Tech Stack: Improve Business and Increase Growth

Technology is now at the center of everything. That’s why it’s important for any new business to be able to capitalize on technological advancements. But to do so, it must first have a tech stack in place that meets its unique set of needs. From managing SIP trunk calls to powering your organization’s intranet, a … Read more

6 Things Startups Can Do to Avoid Tech Debt

Imagine walking into this: “About 4 million lines of PHP code, written by underpaid, sometimes not well-meaning, freelancers and students over the span of 8 years. The CEO wrote a large part, but stopped learning new techniques around 2004.” That’s how bad tech debt can get when a startup is run without considering that all … Read more