Weekend Reading — Y truncated
Presented without comment:
Tools of the Trade
uBar Wants to be the definite replacement for the OS X Dock.
MongoDB CTO: How our new WiredTiger storage engine will earn its stripes If you play the MongoDB story backwards, it's about a company building a new database server out of solid technologies.
Lines of Code
NodeConf One-Shot: Aria Stewart - Design for Retry Microservices, REST, message busses and why idempotency is the only way to scale.
NodeConf One-Shot: C J Silverio - Dev/ops at npm: scaling the registry Lessons from the npm team, turning the npm repository from a side project to serious business.
Developing and running a Java EE Hello World application I can't tell if this is satire, or something developers actually get paid to do.
2 things programmers tend to underestimate:
- How long things take
- How long our code will be around
- How many things we underestimate
None of the Above
Amazon Smile Shop at smile.amazon.com and 0.5% of every purchase goes to a charity of your choice.
The 19 best drone photos of 2014 Drones imitating art.
Smile, You’re Speaking EMOJI The story of Emoji from it's humble beginnings as a marketing gimmick, to its rise to become a new human language.
Five Economic Trends to Be Thankful For Can we call it a recovery now?
'Smart Pipe' is every bad startup in one delightful parody Adult Swim, so of course poo humor, yet also a fitting satire.
Sweet Peach Founder Speaks: Those Startup Dudes Were Wrong About My Company That is one bizzare story.
A man walks into Starbucks and he has to wait and watch a video but after five seconds he can go in if he starts skipping.