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From Hackathon to React Native @ Facebook

Posted by Christopher Chedeau  on  Sep 20, 2015

Christopher Chedeau walks through the challenges, both technical and people management related, involved in bringing the React JavaScript UI library to iOS.


Introduction to Java Profiling

Posted by Jerry Yoakum  on  Sep 17, 2015

Jerry Yoakum discusses how code profiling tools and techniques can be used to evaluate code for constructions and errors that are likely to cause problems, highlight places in need of refactoring.


Spreadsheets for Developers

Posted by Felienne Hermans  on  Sep 11, 2015

Felienne Hermans presents various algorithms that outlining the power of Excel, showing that spreadsheets are fit for TDD and rapid prototyping.


The Joy of Debugging Ourselves

Posted by Laurent Bossavit  on  Sep 11, 2015

Laurent Bossavit provides some suggestions on how to bring the fun back into programming by developing new skills such as leprechaun hunting and brain debugging.


LDB: 10x Performance Increase after Rewriting Linked-in C Module in Pure Erlang

Posted by Daniel Pezely  on  Sep 05, 2015

Daniel Pezely discusses the 10 fold performance increase of a Lisp and C system after rewriting it in Erlang, outlining where issues existed before and the design and implementation of the new system.


J2V8 a Highly Efficient JS Runtime for Java

Posted by Ian Bull  on  Sep 04, 2015

Ian Bull introduces J2V8 and its API, how it was inspired by SWT, how V8 (C++) was integrated with Java, and some Eclipse tools for developing JavaScript applications on J2V8.


Relevance of ClojureScript

Posted by Jearvon Dharrie  on  Aug 27, 2015

Jearvon Dharrie discusses how ClojureScript stacks up against ES6. He demonstrates code examples in JavaScript and ClojureScript.


Tasty Recipes for OSGi Bundles

Posted by Gunnar Wagenknecht  on  Aug 23, 2015

Gunnar Wagenknecht introduces the Eclipse Bundle Recipes project, explaining how to turn a library from Maven into an OSGi bundle, and how to deploy recipes and build systems to a local environment.


What Elixir is About

Posted by José Valim  on  Aug 23, 2015

José Valim introduces Elixir and some of the most important features: data types, modules, async, collections, parallelism, streams, etc.


Compile-time Computations in C++14

Posted by Peter Sommerlad  on  Aug 20, 2015

Peter Sommerlad covers compile-time computations available in C++14: constexpr functions and constants, literal types, variable templates, variadic templates and what can be expected in the future.


How 30 Years of Ticket Transaction Data Helps you Discover New Shows!

Posted by Vaclav Petricek  on  Aug 19, 2015

Vaclav Petricek discusses how to train models, architect and build a scalable system powered by Storm, Hadoop, Spark, Spring Boot and Vowpal Wabbit that meets SLAs measured in tens of milliseconds.


Distributed Eventually Consistent Computations

Posted by Christopher Meiklejohn  on  Aug 15, 2015

Christopher Meiklejohn looks at applying two techniques together, deterministic data flow programming and conflict-free replicated data types, to create highly available and fault-tolerant systems.

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