Mauricio Burgos

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Vagrant 1.5 Feature Preview: Vagrant Share

A primary goal of Vagrant is not only to provide easy-to-use development environments, but also to make it easy to share and collaborate on these …

Why is Atom closed source?

After the NSA revelations I think we should make an effort as a community of software developers to make/use all free/open source software when …

How I Judge the Quality of Documentation in 30 Seconds

As a developer, you develop instincts for judging quality of code. One of my favorite interview questions is:When you look at a project’s code for …

Freelance or Job ?

I started freelancing (on the side) with Elance since Jan '14 (Dec 27 to be specific).<p>I hit a bit of success early on bagging a small project. That …

Testing at Airbnb

By Lou Kosak<p>When I was considering an offer from Airbnb early last year, one of the things I made sure to ask about was testing. At my last startup …

Documents 5 for iOS Adds Integration with Other Readdle Apps on iPad

Readdle launched version 5.0 of its Documents app today for iPhone and iPad, introducing a new iOS 7-inspired design and a simpler workflow between its other mobile apps such as Scanner Pro.<p>iPad users can now set up and configure add-ons, which makes Documents 5 the central hub for other …

What are the Fastest Growing Tech Startups in Europe?

Wouldn’t it be cool to have a list of the fastest-growing tech startups in Europe? Yes, that’s what we thought as well and it would make so much sense for TNW to follow and cover those companies on their way to their IPOs (hopefully).<p>So, we sat down with our partner Adyen (a global payments …

The sheer size of Tesla’s massive battery factory could be a game-changer in many ways

Electric car maker Tesla Motors (s TSLA) hasn’t just blazed its own trail when it comes to designing and building a hot electric car. It’s also made …

How do you dive into a large code base?

Give us your tips, tricks, tools, and sage advice.<p><i>This Q&A is part of a weekly series of posts highlighting common questions encountered by</i> …

A Restful Micro Framework In Go

A RESTful Micro-Framework in Go<p>Posted January 25th, 2014<p>Why Go?<p>After reading countless articles about the wonders of Go, I wanted to learn more. But, …

Functional Programming 101 - With Haskell

In this blog post, I'll attempt to explain some basic concepts of Functional Programming, using Haskell. This blog post isn't about Haskell per-se, …

Bill Gates on poverty, GMOs, Microsoft, and vacationing at the Large Hadron Collider

This morning, Bill and Melinda Gates published their foundation’s annual letter, which attempts to debunk commonly held beliefs in development economics.<p>Quartz caught up with Mr. Gates to talk about the letter, how he’s juggling his work at the Gates Foundation with his work at Microsoft, and what …

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Where to find the best free photos and graphics

This is my collection of the best websites to find free photos, icons and patterns. If you’d like to suggest a resource, send me an email.<p>Photo</i> …

Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks review

It's been almost exactly a year since Scott Forstall left Apple and Jony Ive and Craig Federighi were put in charge of both iOS and OS X. That gave Apple a chance to create a single, unified design, to make the iPad and Mac into one. Apple's long talked about “bringing together the OS teams” and …

For Your Diary — The Best European Events For Startups In 2014

Back in 2012 I’d been to enough tech startup conferences in Europe over the previous few years to work out which ones appeared to be most significant. Europe being the disjointed bunch of countries that it is has too many to mention. That ended up being a post about events in 2013. Update: This is …

Five Hurdles The Steam Machine Has To Overcome

It seems that iBuyPower’s Steam Machine will be the first to market, priced at $500, sized between an Xbox One and PS4 and reportedly close to outperforming both. Many are celebrating the arrival of Steam Machines as a way for the console market to open up past the usual big three, but in a way …