Peter Held

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GOTO 2018 • C++ - the Newest Old Language • Matt Godbolt


Bike Share Can Save Our Cities—If We Let It

Bike companies and reviewers love to describe new tech as game-changing. Consequently, we’ve reached the point where we can no longer even conceive of riding a road bike with fewer than eleven cogs or a mountain bike without a telescoping seatpost. However, all recent innovations together barely …

San Francisco

GOTO 2018 • Distributed Data Stores on Kubernetes • Alena Hall


Vice Media Was Built on a Bluff. What Happens When It Gets Called?

Contour by Getty Images.<p>It was sunny in Williamsburg on the last Wednesday in May, which also happened to be the second day of a new era at Vice …


GOTO 2018 • A Strong Belief, Loosely Held: Bringing Empathy to IT • Nirmal Mehta


GOTO 2018 • Deprecating Simplicity • Casey Rosenthal


FBI agent under investigation after his gun goes off at Denver nightclub

According to police, an off-duty FBI agent picked the gun up and it went off, shooting another person in the leg.


GOTO 2018 • Cluster Consensus: when Aeron met Raft • Martin Thompson


Bye, Chrome: Why I’m switching to Firefox and you should too

The time has come.<p>You’re probably sick of hearing about data and privacy by now–especially because, if you live in the United States, you might feel like there’s very little you can do to protect yourself from giant corporations feeding off your time, interests, and personal information.<p>So how do …


GOTO 2018 • Delivering AI on Code: Live Demo of source{d} • Francesc Campoy


GOTO 2018 • The Development Metrics You Should Use (but Don’t) • Catherine Swetel


GOTO 2018 • Alexa, Let’s Build a Serverless Skill • Chris Munns


GOTO 2018 • Attitude Determines Altitude: Engineering Yourself & Your Teams • Randy Shoup

GOTO 2018 • Old Is the New New • Kevlin Henney

GOTO 2018 • Unconditional Code • Michael Feathers

GOTO 2018 • Jepsen 9: A Fsyncing Feeling • Kyle Kingsbury

GOTO 2018 • Get Ready to Rock with Sonic Pi - The Live Coding Music Synth for Everyone • Sam Aaron

GOTO 2018 • Analyzing Pwned Passwords with Apache Spark • Kelley Robinson

Apple is reportedly removing apps that share your location data with third parties

Apps must not transmit ‘user location data to third parties without explicit consent from the user’<p>Apple has started removing apps from the App Store that violate the company’s policies by sharing location data with third parties without explicit consent, reports <i>9to5Mac</i><i>.</i> The breaches are related to …

This Is the Worst Use of Artificial Intelligence You Will Read About All Day. Thank You So Much, Google

Google Duplex is in development, but it's easily one of the worst examples of A.I. "advancement," causing more problems than it's worth. It could make phone calls even more annoying.<p>I had a reflex reaction to Google Duplex.<p>It was not to give anyone a high-five or lean back in my chair and think …

Artificial Intelligence

Three-day no-meeting schedule for engineers

Brian Donohue | Pinterest engineering manager, Product Engineering<p>About 100 days ago, our product engineering team began experimenting with a …

Michelle Wolf has nothing to apologise for. Her critics do, though

Let me tell you a few deplorable things that happened in America this weekend. Nearly 43 million people woke up in poverty in the richest country in the world. And more than 30 million Americans woke up without health insurance. A further 36 people died because of gun violence, bringing the total …

Sarah Sanders

Comedian Michelle Wolf sparks fury, debate with roast at correspondents' dinner

The head of the White House Correspondents' Association criticized comedian Michelle Wolf on Sunday night after a day of blistering reaction to Wolf's jokes at the group's annual dinner.<p>Margaret Talev, senior White House correspondent for Bloomberg News and president of the correspondents' …

Donald Trump

Chris and Jordan of Camera Store TV are coming to DPReview!

We're very pleased to announce that Chris Niccolls and Jordan Drake of The Camera Store TV are coming to DPReview! Over the past eight years, Chris …