ricardo.vegas


Development blog with annotations, links, images and anything I find interesting.


  1. Specs vs Common Sense

    So I was browsing through reddit and came across this picture: source: reddit Apparently the kid did not follow the specific method the teacher has taught the class during the past weeks, presumably he wants the students to have a huge loathing against commutative addition or to common sense, or…


  2. Livestreaming twitter updates into Kibana using Firehose and RabbitMQ

    Last time I wrote a small guide or actually a log of what it took me to build a elasticsearch cluster using vagrant and puphet. Since then I’ve been working some more with elasticsearch and discovered Kibana and wow isn’t that something cool!? I decided then…

    on twitter, kibana, elasticsearch, php

  3. Setup and host an elasticsearch server on Amazon EC2 using Vagrant

    Normally I never dedicate time to share experience or knowledge about what I like to do, so here I am trying it out to see how it feels and how it goes, so far so good. Elasticsearch? Amazon EC2? Vagrant? Is that too much? I don’t know, I&…

    on elasticsearch, big data, amazon aws, virtualization

  4. Images

    A small collection of cool graphics/comics I’ve found online. source: xkcd author: Ryan Sawyer…

    on comics

  5. Hello World

    My name is Ricardo Vegas, I’m a software engineer with lots and lots of curiosity, I’m an enthusiast in new technologies, futurism and general geekdom. I don’t have an amazing portfolio but I do like to meddle, hack and learn with anything I work…

    on hosting, blog, github, hubpress