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Structuring an Elixir+Phoenix App

I’ve mix phx.new ed many applications and when doing so I often start with wondering how to organize my code. I love how Phoenix pushes you to think about th...

Master Data Management Scoring Examples

A while ago my colleague Michael suggested to me that I draw out some examples of how my record linkage algorithm did it’s thing. In order to do that, I’ve ...

Loading SQL to Neo4j Like Magic

When using neo4j for the first time, most people want to import data from another database to start playing around. There are a lot of options including LOA...

Normalizing Religion in Ireland

When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist, a woman in the audience stood up and said, ‘Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or t...