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Clojure FizzBuzz without Conditionals

Sure you may have done FizzBuzz before. Maybe you have even done it in Clojure. But have you done it without the use of <i>any</i> conditionals?As your brain …

Understanding Weak Isolation Is a Serious Problem

Modern transactional databases overwhelmingly don’t operate under textbook “ACID” isolation, or serializability. Instead, these databases—like Oracle …


Here's how Google's Project Loon retrieves its internet balloons (video)

Project Loon's balloons could not be more different than your typical party variety -- it's loaded with research equipment <i>and</i> LTE capability, providing high-speed internet connection wherever they go. Obviously, Google's X Lab researchers (the ones behind this crazy balloons-as-hotspot project) …

rm -rf remains

“<i>printf will [apply] the format string until it runs out of args.</i>” - camh-<p>Since you can define functions in bash, we can create an ls utility, albeit …


Google Self-Driving Car on City Streets

Autonomous Cars

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