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NoSQL, no problem: Why MySQL is still king

MySQL is a bit of an attention hog. With relational databases supposedly put on deathwatch by NoSQL, MySQL should have been edging gracefully to the …

Databases

The Beginner's Guide to 1Password

Using a password manager is basically internet security 101 these days, but that doesn’t make them any less intimidating. If you’ve never used a …

Information Systems

Designing Force.com Applications That Avoid Hitting Concurrent Request Limits

Do you know what types of requests count against the concurrent request limit? Learn to design applications that scale and avoid hitting this …

Andrew Boettcher - Salesforce Technologist

Have you checked out Trailhead lately? Have you seen the new Star Wars movie? The answer SHOULD be “yes” to both!<p>Why?<p>You like imaginary internet …

Software Development

Three great tricks for using Netflix

I admit it. I watched Netflix’s <i>House of Cards</i> and fell into the “just one more episode” rabbit hole. With a slew of new shows and movies hitting the service’s 81 million customers, here are three tips to remember when binge watching Netflix.<p><b>1. Check your speed</b><p>Nothing takes all the excitement out of …

Entertainment

This app builder is letting students turn their ideas into apps for free

“We just need a technical co-founder!” “We have the idea, we’re just trying to find a CS major to build it!”<p>In 2016, everyone and their mother has an idea for an app. This is especially true on college campuses, where starting an app has seemingly replaced beer pong as the most popular …

Hack Like a Pro: Digital Forensics for the Aspiring Hacker, Part 10 (Identifying Signatures of a Port Scan & DoS Attack)

Welcome back, my budding hackers!<p>As I have mentioned many times throughout this series, knowing a bit of digital forensics might keep you out of a …

Forensics

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The Offline First Javascript Backend<p>A fast, simple and self-hosted backend as a service for your (web) apps, Open Source and free. No need to write …

Enter The Blockchain: How Bitcoin Can Turn The Cloud Inside Out

Drop whatever you’re doing and go read Maciej Cegłowski’s absolutely magnificent essay <i>Our Comrade The Electron</i>, an astonishing history of the amazing Russian engineer Lev Sergeyevich Termen. Make sure you read right down to its punchline, “the most badass answer imaginable.” But if time is short, …