Kwabena Aning

8 minute read

I have often procrastinated about sharing my motivations - the “why” through which I drive myself. This is a massive deviation from my usual posts as I generally keep my posts as close to the tech as possible. This however feels different - In that recent events in my personal life has driven me to evaluate what is important and what isn’t. I have found myself thinking about priorities, and at the core of prioritisation is the notion that we have a firm grasp of the reason we…

Kwabena Aning

4 minute read

I had an idea of building a content management system with one of the Scala frameworks a while back and I decided on the Play Framework. In the middle of scoping things out in terms of my requirements, I decided that perhaps I did not want to build “yet another CMS.” My initial idea was to build something like wordpress using Play, but the more I thought about it the more I questioned what exactly I wanted to achieve. And so I decided to build one (in my spare time) that answered…

Kwabena Aning

3 minute read

I generally don’t spend that much time on Quora. I do get the emails but I’m just not that interested in the questions or answers for that matter to spend that much time except this particular one.

Kwabena Aning

2 minute read

Last time out I introduced a basic idea for an API, this post will be about the basic architecture of the API framework. I have been listening to and reading on API best practices published by APIGEE. Although there are one or two things about this guide that I think pidgeon-hole me into certain standards, I agree in most part with a lot of what this e book has to say, I recommend you give it a browse at some point.