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Functional Rust - An Exploration

Posted by Lisa Passing  on  Aug 11, 2018 Posted by Lisa Passing Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 11, 2018

Lisa Passing discusses how to write functional code in Rust.

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The History of Fire Escapes

Posted by Tanya Reilly  on  Aug 08, 2018 Posted by Tanya Reilly Follow 1 Followers  on  Aug 08, 2018

Tanya Reilly looks at what can be learned from real world fire codes about expecting failure and designing for it.

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A Brief, Opinionated History of the API

Posted by Joshua Bloch  on  Aug 08, 2018 Posted by Joshua Bloch Follow 10 Followers  on  Aug 08, 2018

Joshua Bloch discusses the history of APIs and looks at a few prominent examples with an eye to distilling their essence.

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Developers as a Malware Distribution Vehicle

Posted by Guy Podjarny  on  Aug 07, 2018 Posted by Guy Podjarny Follow 4 Followers  on  Aug 07, 2018

Guy Podjarny discusses risk management with examples from role models inside and outside of tech. Podjarny explains cognitive biases and how good security constraints can actually help move faster.

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Next Gen Networking Infrastructure with Rust

Posted by Carl Lerche  on  Aug 03, 2018 Posted by Carl Lerche Follow 0 Followers  on  Aug 03, 2018

Carl Lerche shows using Rust to provide a networking platform that provides expressiveness, speed, and safety, exemplifying with Linkerd, a “service mesh” proxy for cloud native applications.

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Heretical Resilience: To Repair is Human

Posted by Ryn Daniels  on  Jul 24, 2018 Posted by Ryn Daniels Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 24, 2018

Ryn Daniels describes the “Apache SNAFU”, shares their experiences as the instigator of that snafu and walks through the lessons that can be learned from such an event.

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Visualizing Home Automation with GRiSP

Posted by Claudia Doppioslash  on  Jul 22, 2018 Posted by Claudia Doppioslash Follow 1 Followers , Adam Lindberg Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 22, 2018

Claudia Doppioslash and Adam Lindberg introduce GRiSP, a home automation project written in Erlang and JavaScript/D3.

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In Praise of Higher Order Functions

Posted by Mary Sheeran  on  Jul 22, 2018 1 Posted by Mary Sheeran Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 22, 2018 1

Mary Sheeran discusses higher order functions, taking a look at their history and their algebra, showing some examples capturing patterns in hardware description and GPU programming.

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Effective Java, Third Edition - Keepin' it Effective

Posted by Joshua Bloch  on  Jul 18, 2018 1 Posted by Joshua Bloch Follow 10 Followers  on  Jul 18, 2018 1

Joshua Bloch covers some highlights from the third edition of “Effective Java”, concentrating on streams and lambdas.

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Java 11 - Keeping the Java Release Train on the Right Track

Posted by Jeanne Boyarsky  on  Jul 18, 2018 Posted by Jeanne Boyarsky Follow 0 Followers  on  Jul 18, 2018

Jeanne Boyarsky reviews code examples of the new features in Java 11, and also features of Java 10. She also discusses the impact of the new Java release train on production code.

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IoT and Microservices

Posted by Fred George  on  Jul 07, 2018 1 Posted by Fred George Follow 2 Followers  on  Jul 07, 2018 1

Fred George discusses how to implement an IoT solution with asynchronous microservices, detailing such a solution using Hue lights, Amazon Alexa, Apple TV and Docker.

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Is Boilerplate Code Really So Bad?

Posted by Trisha Gee  on  Jul 03, 2018 1 Posted by Trisha Gee Follow 6 Followers  on  Jul 03, 2018 1

Trisha Gee explores common coding scenarios using Java and Kotlin, discussing Java's evolution to improve productivity, and why staying up to date with Java can help.

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