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Ruby Conference 2016

December 15th, 2016

CoverHound Engineers Bernardo Farah and David Yuen tell the story about their experience this year at Ruby Conference 2016.

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What Ender's Game Taught Me About Engineering Leadership

November 28th, 2016

Everything I know about leadership, I learned from reading Ender's Game, a classic sci-fi novel by Orson Scott Card. I suspected this would become true when I first read it as a kid, and indeed it became especially clear a few months ago when I became a team lead within CoverHound Engineering.

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O’Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference

October 20th, 2016

The biggest buzz word of 2016 is Artificial Intelligence (AI) which makes the self driving car queen bee. My key takeaway: industry leaders are pouring heavy investments into automating away human jobs...

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Meet the DevOps Team

May 26th, 2016

DevOps is the team that collaborates on both software development and operations. Meet our team!

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Troubleshooting Sidekiq for Scalability

January 26th, 2016

In June 2015 we switched our background job processing framework from Delayed::Job (DJ) to Sidekiq. Overnight, we got 10x the workers at a quarter of the memory footprint...