Dio Synodinos discusses creating rich visualization tools with HTML5.
Mike Hadlow explains why RabbitMQ makes a compelling solution for building scalable systems, overviewing its exchange-binding-queue routing topology and showing how to build messaging patterns with it.
Jon Tirsen and Douwe Osinga tell Triposo’s story from a small hobby project to the large architecture of today. Triposo is a mobile phone travel guide.
David Dawson, Russell Miles, Justin Holmes debate on which is the best server-side web framework for the JVM: Play or Grails?
Marc Pacheco tells how Songkick made radical changes to increase the performance of the site while retaining a productive development team.
Mat Wall describes some of the tools & techniques that are used within the UK Government Digital Service to try and make the government behave less like an enterprise and more like a startup.
Andrew Godwin tells Lanyrd’s story, covering the technology stack, tricks used, and what they would do differently if they could start afresh.
Ward Cunningham keynotes on how Events, Sockets, CORS, Closures, SVG, DSLs, Canvas, EC2 and Raspberry Pi contribute to a new type of wiki, a federated one.
Robbie Clutton takes a look at the tools assisting a startup in making technical decisions needed for scaling and growing.
David Craelius tells the story of Klarna building an online payment system in Erlang and their approach to solving the nightmare of technical debt accumulated during a period of fast expansion.
Richard Croucher discusses the characteristics of banking and cloud IT systems, detailing on their strengths and weaknesses.