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Cloudflare 1.1.1.1 privacy DNS is real: here’s how to use it

Privacy has always been an important topic but, of late, it has become an increasingly troubling one. From smartphones to social media to plain …

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This striking art studio was inspired by the movement of butterfly wings

New York-based firm Valerie Schweitzer Architects has created a funky backyard art studio inspired by the movement of butterfly wings. The …

Phoenix & Elm landing page (pt.1) - Code, Love & Boards

This post belongs to the <b>Phoenix & Elm landing page</b> series.<p>Bootstrapping the project and the basic API functionality to save our first leads<br>• Building …

Replacing x86 firmware with Linux and Go

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Linux

Mining Functional Patterns

This is going to be a discussion about design patterns. But I promise it’s going to be very different from the Gang of Four patterns that we all have used and loved in Java.<p>It doesn’t have any mathematics or category theory - it’s about developing an insight that lets u identify code structures …

How I built and deployed PaperCSS — and got 125+ stars on Github the first week

BackgroundI had just finished up a summer internship in New York working as a software engineer. During my exit interview, I asked for some feedback …

Software Development

These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Which Is Worse For Your Health, Weed or Alcohol? Science Weighs In

There's a winner, but we need more research.<p>Which is worse for you: weed or whiskey?<p>It's a tough call, but based on the science, there appears to be …

Exploring Swift’s numeric types and protocols

Swift is a memory-safe language and you constantly see this manifest in your code with the error 'Binary operator cannot be applied to operands of …

Go Variables - A Visual How-to Guide

Go defines the variables as they read. Go is explicit and simple.<p>Instead of doing the arithmetic of Clockwise/Spiral Rule1 to read a C declaration, …

The Most Promising Open Source Projects to Watch for in 2018

Everyone and their mother is talking about open source projects. As you likely already know, at the core it’s a software which is used freely, shared globally in real-time and can be modified by virtually anyone. While there are a myriad of open source licenses offering users various degrees of …

Publishing with Apache Kafka at The New York Times

At The New York Times we have a number of different systems that are used for producing content. We have several Content Management Systems, and we …

Software Development

Keto Diet: What is the Ketogenic diet and how it helps you lose weight

Keto Diet: What is the Ketogenic diet and how it helps you lose weight<p>The pressure to change and adopt the right diet is never ending. While the …

Docker Datacenter: Image Promotions And Immutable Repos

Dev-Oops: Why DevOps efforts fail

The main goal of DevOps is quite simple: ship software updates frequently, reliably, and with better quality. This goal is somewhat “motherhood and …

DevOps

Many Small Monoliths: Microservices vs. Monolithic Architecture

In this article, I will talk about Microservices vs Monolithic Architecture. <b>Disclaimer</b>: for clarity, this article assumes that:

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Want to Get Better at Selling Others on Your Ideas? Learn How to Draw a Vision Map | Inc.com

Have you ever drawn a map to show someone how to get to your house? Or how to get from your house to the park or the corner store? If you have, you know how to draw, how to visualize, and how to communicate a path in time and space.<p>These are the same skills you can apply if you are an entrepreneur …

Selling

Networking for Docker Containers Part III: Architectural Patterns for Service Registration, Service Discovery, and Load Balancing

This is the third part of a blog series on Networking for Docker containers. The first part of this series introduces the fundamentals of container …

Why you shouldn't use ENV variables for secret data

The twelve-factor app manifesto recommends that you pass application configs as ENV variables. However, if your application requires a password, SSH …

Microservices

Haskell Concepts in One Sentence

Introduction<p>After years of dragging my feet I've been learning Haskell with the help of a few friends. Many Haskell concepts can be quite daunting so …

Immutable Infrastructure with Terraform and Windows

I spent more than ten years developing code with little thought to how that code really made it into the hands of my end users. When I first began …

DevOps

No Way, JOSE! Javascript Object Signing and Encryption is a Bad Standard That Everyone Should Avoid - Paragon Initiative Enterprises Blog

If you've already decided to implement Javascript Object Signing and Encryption (JOSE), whether you want JSON Web Tokens, JSON Web Encryption (JWE), …

Trump and Mussolini: The same, only different? Eleven key lessons from historical fascism

Italian fascism provides a better model for our moment than Nazi Germany — and the comparison is not encouraging<p>Fascism is a religion. The 20th century will be known in history as the century of fascism.<br>— Benito Mussolini<p>I’d like to draw some comparisons and contrasts between our present situation …

Container Networking with CloudFoundry PWS/PCF - PART1

CloudFoundry is an amazing PaaS Cloud Platform. I’ve been using it for several years, especially Pivotal Web Services (PWS).<p>If you are doing …

Docker Jenkins

<i>Image source.</i><p>TL;DR. Migration to the new Jenkins using docker<p>Install Docker on the new server using docker installation guide.<br>• Spin up Jenkins …

DevOps

How to run Habitat applications in Kubernetes

<b>Note: This blog post may be out of date. Check out a more recent article “Get Started with Habitat on Kubernetes” from our partners at …

DevOps

Tiered Residence In Harmony With Its Surroundings And Beautiful Views

Built in a beautiful rocky area, on the shore of a lake, the Estrade Residence is a large and magnificent family home that makes the most of its …

Architecture