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How to use Ansible to manage PostgreSQL

Working with a database in a pressure-cooker production environment using an agile approach with tight deadlines can be a contradictory experience. …

Why open data doesn't mean open government

China and Russia are beginning to selectively share state information with the public, but democracy requires more than just data<p>Demand for open data in China is gaining traction despite the country’s traditionally closed approach to government. Although there’s no national-level open data …

Introducing REST APIs

Welcome back to our tutorial on building themes with JavaScript. In part one, we considered the JavaScript web landscape and looked at where we are …

3 Open Source Alternatives to Using the Google Maps API

The rise of data mining, mobile applications and social media, among many others, has dramatically changed the face of Geographic Information Systems …

Maps

If you want to get a bigger salary and expand your skill set, this is the programming language you should learn

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Shutterstock Coding is cool. We don't know how it happened, but in 2015 it's a fact. Even Chris Bosh, arguably a top ten forward in the …

21's $400 computer lets you mine Bitcoin and sell digital goods

If you’ve ever wanted to get into the Bitcoin game for fun and profit, this new $400 gadget could be the best way to do so.<p>21 Inc.’s Bitcoin Computer is a tiny Linux-based box that lets you mine the cryptocurrency and buy and sell digital goods for Bitcoin, either independently or plugged into a PC.<p>…

Expensify now lets companies reimburse international employees in Bitcoin

Businesses using Expensify will soon be able to reimburse international employees in Bitcoin. The expense report company today rolled out support for the virtual currency, lending yet more momentum to the decentralized form of payment. Speaking to <i>The Next Web</i>, Expensify CEO David Barrett said that …