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03.12.2013
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Get MongoVUE for Easy Mongo Management
MongoVUE offers a few different GUI tools for MongoDB users, including a database overview screen and a simple MapReduce interface.

Walkthrough: Build Your Own Steam Box for $500
Xi3 started taking orders for their Valve-approved (but not Valve-built) Piston set-top box today. The Piston runs around ~$1000, but you know what’s more fun than pre-ordering a Steam Box? Building your own. This detailed, step-by-step guide from Digital Trends walks you through the entire process of building a custom Steam Box for about $500.

Web Scraping 101 with Python
Greg Reda offers a thoughtful introduction to web scraping using Python. This tutorial is accessible even for coding beginners, and plays around with data from the Chicago Reader's Best of 2011 list.

NEWS


Red Hat Proves Once Again That They Are Serious About Open Source
Mark Little has announced the release of JBoss EAP (Enterprise Application Platform) binaries to the open source community.

Node.js v0.10.0 Stable Release
The new stable version of Node has been released. This branch brings significant improvements to many areas, with a focus on API polish, ease of use, and backwards compatibility.

HUMOR/COOL STUFF


Dad of the Year - Hacks Donkey Kong for His Daughter
Why can’t you play Donkey Kong with a girl character and save Mario?  When your dad is a veteran game designer, you can! 




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