A Dash of Entertainment in Education

In this post, we will talk about how the educators are taking a page out of films production studies, and why it’s a good thing

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Why do I use Dropbox Paper?

Twitter asked for details on why I use Dropbox Paper, I was writing the reply but ran out words so decided to turn it into a blog post 🙂

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Story of mysterious weekend restarts

In the early days of Clarisights(mid-2018), we had this problem where our Sidekiq VM used to restart on some weekends

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Sending Kubernetes events to Sentry

In this post, we will talk about how to collect events from multiple Kubernetes clusters and ship it to sentry

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No bullshit advice for cloud cost optimization

In this post, we will talk about cost optimization in cloud environments, and how to think and reason about your cloud bill. we will look into how and why cloud costs can get out of hands easily, and how to deal with it.

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Polarization, echo chambers and feedback loops

I was watching How Trolls on Reddit Try to Manipulate You (Disinformation & How We Beat It) from Smarter Every Day (great watch btw) and observed that they talk about how trolls try to turn an argument into a binary argument, and polarize it, till there are sides formed and all logical discussions are suppressed.

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Monitoring Ruby on Rails Apps

At Clarisights, we instrument our Ruby on Rails workload, figuring these things was bit of a work so I decided to share it with the world.

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My Google Cloud Cheat Sheet

Here are few commands that I find myself using a lot when I am working with gcloud cli, and Google Cloud

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