▶ Burning Man 2013 Time-Lapse: Seen Miles Away From A Mountain Top - YouTube▶ Burning Man 2013 Time-Lapse: Seen Miles Away From A Mountain Top - YouTube: ""
High Scalability - High Scalability - If You're Programming a Cell Phone Like a Server You're Doing it WrongHigh Scalability - High Scalability - If You're Programming a Cell Phone Like a Server You're Doing it Wrong: "Power on a cell phone is like water in a desert. It’s the very stuff of life. If you take the same naive programming techniques you learned when programming on a server in a datacenter your cell phone will die of thirst."
UK, Europe & Rest of World (RoW) | Our People | SMRU MarineUK, Europe & Rest of World (RoW) | Our People | SMRU Marine:
JASCO Research - CareersJASCO Research - Careers: "JASCO always welcomes unsolicited resumés from qualified individuals. We are particularly interested in individuals with experience in marine biology, oceanography, physics, acoustics, optics, engineering or computer programming. Resumés from students seeking co-op terms or internships are welcome.
Plumbr – Why we dropped Eclipse in favour of IntelliJPlumbr – Why we dropped Eclipse in favour of IntelliJ: "For years, our friend Anton Arhipov has tried to convince us. He kept failing until he demoed something as simple as ALT+ENTER. Based on the documentation it is not doing much – just using the suggested quick fix. But this feature is backed by something that makes many other IntelliJ features so much more pleasing to use.
The $25 FPGA | Dr Dobb'sThe $25 FPGA | Dr Dobb's: "However, Lattice seems to have taken this idea to the extreme. The iCEstick evaluation kit looks like a naked USB memory stick. Onboard is a fairly small FPGA, a USB interface chip, an IrDA transceiver, an oscillator, and a 32-megabit flash memory. There are also 5 LEDs, 16 digital I/O pins, and a PMOD port that can connect to many off-the-shelf modules from Digilent and a few other vendors."
A Pretty Good Work Day - Amir RachumA Pretty Good Work Day - Amir Rachum: "But our group leader (actually, his replacement) insisted that we give their way a chance. Not because their suggestion was good, but because it wasn’t just bad, it was dumber than a second coat of paint. It was so bad that it could not possibly work out for anyone. And that’s was he was counting on."
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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