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Dave Fecak06/03/13
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The Engineer’s Engineer

Generally, I want to tell all these people the same thing. If you really enjoy the work and want to be successful in the business for a long time, you should try to make decisions, think like, and become an engineer’s engineer.

Peter Zaitsev06/03/13
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The small improvements of MySQL 5.6: Duplicate Index Detection

I plan to focus on a series of posts on the small but handy improvements – changes and bug corrections – in MySQL 5.6 that can make our lives easier and have passed almost unnoticed by most (not all) DBAs.

Eric Gregory06/03/13
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Links You Don't Want To Miss (June 3)

Today: Arduino on the farm, Flask wants your help, and pure procedural programming with Fishbike. Plus: Intricate circuit-board beasties and wisdom from Joss Whedon in an unexpected place.

Mark Needham06/03/13
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neo4j/cypher: 400 response – Paths can’t be created inside of foreach

In the neo4j 1.9 milestone releases if we wanted to create multiple relationships from a node we could use the following cypher syntax:

Neil Mackenzie06/03/13
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Building Resilient, High-Scale Services in Windows Azure

I seem to be always looking for information about building resilient, high-scale services in Windows Azure. Over the last year a number of individuals and teams at Microsoft have done us all a great service by documenting their experiences in this area.

Tim Spann06/03/13
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Links du Jour

A curated list of links and tutorials for web and mobile development and much more!

Raymond Camden06/03/13
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PhoneGap Day 2013

Just sharing the news that another PhoneGap Day was announced - Friday, July 19th, in Portland, Oregon. I went last year and thought it was great. I definitely recommend it.

Ariya Hidayat06/03/13
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CSS Preload Scanner in WebKit

In WebKit world, preload scanner refers to a side parser which kicks in if the main HTML parser is halted by a blocking script loading. Now, what about speculatively loading dependent resources on a stylesheet instead of the main HTML file? Fortunately, WebKit has something called CSS Preload Scanner.

Prashant Khandelwal06/03/13
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HTML5 Video – Capture And Upload Image To Azure Storage

I was exploring Github for some image effects/filters and I found some but I kept exploring and found an interesting plugin called face-detection. This plugin uses HTML5 getUserMedia to use your web camera only if your browser supports it.

Leigh Shevchik06/03/13
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New Relic at TechEd North America 2013

New Relic for .NET is designed to be the perfect complement to Windows Azure. Azure is Microsoft’s open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage web applications.

Swizec Teller06/03/13
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Dynamic Languages have Jumped the Shark

I still remember the heated arguments I’d have with my high school professors about dynamic languages. What do you mean python isn’t a real language? What’s wrong with you!? Dynamic languages are the coolest thing ever!

Istvan Szegedi06/03/13
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Hadoop REST API - WebHDFS

Hadoop provides a Java native API to support file system operations such as create, rename or delete files and directories, open, read or write files, set permissions.

Rafał Kuć06/03/13
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Solr 4.2: Index Structure Reading API

With the release of Solr 4.2 we’ve got the possibility to use the HTTP protocol to get information about Solr index structure. Let's look at the new API by example.

Eric Gregory06/03/13
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Continuous Delivery and Long-Term Requirements

In this talk, Paul Gerrard discusses continuous delivery, particularly as it pertains to long-term requirements. Testing up front, he says, helps to deliver "front-door quality, not back-door quality."

Martin Fowler06/03/13
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Martin Fowler: DeploymentPipeline

One of the challenges of an automated build and test environment is you want your build to be fast, so that you can get fast feedback, but comprehensive tests take a long time to run.