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Dealing with Tricky Clients

One of the sad little truths about the web development game is that good clients are extremely rare. Some clients have this amazing ability to …

Dribbble invite competition

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Expert interview: How to scale Django

<i>This week, I'm stepping aside to let Jonathan Freeman, a developer at my company, take center stage. The topic is Django, the Python Web framework,</i> …

Presentation Skills Considered Harmful

There is no cure for presentation stage fright. You can reduce the symptoms with beta blockers, but when the drugs wear off, you're still… <i>you</i>. You're …

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Starting a Django 1.6 Project the Right Way

<i>Back in February of 2012, I wrote an article titled 'Starting a Django Project the Right Way', and later followed up with 'Starting a Django 1.4</i> …

Reviewing Django REST Framework

Recently, we used Django REST Framework to build the backend for an API-first web application. Here I’ll attempt to explain why we chose REST …

Leangains intermittent fasting

What is Leangains intermittent fasting, and why do I use it?<p>I currently eat according to a diet protocol called Leangains. It looks complicated to …

Cheat Mode: The Official Guide

<i>Like Cheat Mode? I’m giving the guide out for free but you can show your appreciation by donating in the sidebar to the right</i><p><b>Cheat Mode: A scientific</b> …

Deploying your Django app with Fabric

I’ve been making quite a bit of improvements and changes to my Django app, GlucoseTracker, lately that the small amount of time I spent creating a …

Structuring Modern Objective-C

When learning a new skill, like a programming language, we often just mash together whatever works in order to get it running. Later, we’ll return to …

iOS App Architecture and TDD #1: The <code class="prettyprint">UIViewController</code> Spaghetti Monster

Agenda<p>I want to talk about iOS app architecture and Test Driven Development.<p>For the past couple of years I’ve been developing the feeling that …

Autoscaling your website with Amazon Web Services – Part 1

You’re being featured on national TV and must be certain that your web site will handle a sudden surge in traffic. You’ve heard about instant …

10 common tasks for MongoDB

My company has been big into MongoDB over the past year. We've seen all kinds of MongoDB projects that we or our partners have worked on, so I …

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Scaling Django to 8 Billion Page Views

At more than 8 billion page views per month and 45k requests per second, we’ve learned a couple things about delivering comments at scale.

How Do I Declare A Block in Objective-C?

This site is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all possible uses of blocks.<br>If you find yourself needing syntax not listed here, it is likely …

Part 1: Django 1.5 Custom User Models

This is part 1 of a series of posts on setting up Django to use external authentication. This post explains how to setup Django with custom user …

19 Bedrooms with Neutral Palettes

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Kima<p>2 |<br>• Architect: Leks Architects<p>3 |<br>• Visualizer: Phong<p>This gorgeous white bedroom is an attic hideaway filled with texture and vintage …

Contemporary Bedrooms by Koj Design

• 1 |<p>The back wall of this natural style bedroom mimics the flooring for a mirrored effect. An open closet adds interest to the space.<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>A unique …

Django REST Framework

When developing web applications, we often use Django technology and today I will tell you why we like it. To keep things short for the busy reader, …

Creative And Innovative Navigation Designs

Toybox Navigation should always be there when needed, and graciously disappear when the user wants to focus on a particular task. For example, in …

18 wireframing tools and resources for responsive design

<b>You’re probably growing tired of the phrase ‘responsive design’, but it isn’t one of those overly-hyped buzz phrases that you can ignore, and it’s</b> …

fluency03 comments on The Architecture Twitter Uses to Deal with 150M Active Users, 300K QPS, a 22 MB/S Firehose, and Send Tweets in Under 5 Seconds

Error in part High Level For Pull Based Timelines:This is not correct:Only your home timelines hit disk.The correct one is:Only your user timelines …