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Bunkr Is The PowerPoint Killer We’ve All Been Waiting For

French startup Bunkr is focused on one simple task: killing PowerPoint. To achieve this goal, the company’s well-designed web app will help you collect visual content and organize it into slides. The result is a very visual HTML5 presentation that works on your computer, phone or tablet. You can …

Amazon Architecture

<i>This is a wonderfully informative Amazon update based on Joachim Rohde's discovery of an interview with Amazon's CTO. You'll learn about how Amazon</i> …

Microservices

Amazon: Creating a Customer Utopia One Culture Hack at a Time

If you don’t cannibalize yourself, someone else will. -- Steve Jobs<p>America as the New World has a long history of inspiring Utopian communities. …

A Simple 6 Step Transition Guide for Moving Away from X to AWS

If you just want to visit Rome and not go full on Cloud Native like Netflix, then Soundslice's Adrian Holovaty in Why I left Heroku, and notes on my …

The 10 Deadly Sins Against Scalability

• <b>Slow Disk I/O – RAID 5</b> <b>– Multi-tenant EBS</b>. Use RAID 10, it provides good protection along with good read and write performance. The design of RAID 5 …

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 …

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For August 9, 2013

25%: Percentage of North American Internet Traffic served by Google<p>Quotable Quotes:<p>Aristotle: We must not expect more precision than the …

100 Curse Free Lessons from Gordon Ramsay on Building Great Software

Gordon Ramsay is a world renowned chef with a surprising amount to say on software development. Well, he says it about cooking and running a …

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For August 16, 2013

1 trillion: edges in Facebook's search graph<p>Quotable Quotes:<p>Miguel de Icaza: Callbacks as our Generations' Go To Statement<br>• @kaleidic: "Haskell is a …

Cracking The Code: Just How Does Encrypted Email Work?

If the past few months have taught us anything, it's that everything we do online leaves a digital trail. While it may seem like there's not much we can do about it, there are some tech companies that are working to obscure that trail a little bit, with a process known as encryption.<p>Micah Lee, a …