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Chris Small

I'm Chris Small, a software engineer living and working in London. This is my tech blog. Find out more via GithubStackoverflowResume

Applying the Gestalt Principles to your code

April 25, 2019

It’s one of the most repeated phrases in software, but is also quite easy to forget - you spend more time reading code than you do writing…

From Jeykll to Gatsby

April 22, 2019

My blog, or site full of random programming content really (blogs didn’t really exist in 2001 when I started it), began with the domain…

My Personality type

November 13, 2018

From the excellent 16personalities.com (I’m a sucker for nice vector cartoon artwork), I was an INFJ . It’s really just a Meyer Briggs…

Roadkill update, 2018 Q4

November 01, 2018

Roadkill version 3 has been a long time coming, over 2 years in fact. The main reason for this has been the volatile nature of the .NET…

High performance and scaling ASP.NET Core 1.1 and Docker

August 17, 2018

For a recent project I was part of, we were given the NFR (non-functional requirement) of having a cluster of ASP.NET Core Docker containers…