…explained in our past article Why . But this 4 is a Big Deal is a bit clunky. The socket hijacking API provides access to a Ruby IO object-like API.
I hate dealing with server mysteries.
Squash - bug trackers with some interesting new capabilities.
How to: Configure Burp and - A useful trick to know. for ( ) packet inspection and web site debugging on OSX
Case Study: Pro-active Log Review Might Be a Good Idea - A cute story of developer malfeasance.
jQuery 1.9 final, - Big updates from the jQuery folks. 2.0 beta, final released
Thredis - Threaded fork of redis.
The second to the last talk on Saturday was given by Bill Davis of Team Nimbus . He outlined one of the seven sales components his team recommends: a pipeline that gives you an "unlimited supply of prospects." (Now I want to know what the other six are.)
Bill opened with an analogy from "Little by Laura Ingalls Wilder. In the book, the father spends all year restocking the woodpile next to his family's house. He draws … in the Big Woods"
Ron J. Williams, Knodes, On the Way to Lean Startup: Curvy and Working it Out
…200,000+ users by the nature of their legacy stature; new ones would get half. Favored masters of Big break the law of 140 . And the lords themselves would expropriate and evict on a whim.would get to
The populace grumbled and groaned, but like the frog boiled slowly, they adjusted to their new temperature one degree at a time.
Twitter's billion was happy. Progress was being made to extract the most from these fertile lands it had lent. And with the …
But there's risk and Risk with a capital "R." Big "R" risk is not doing any research into the market, learning whether your product bridges a needed gap in a market/user fit problem. Or assuming someone will buy your product just because you build it. Like how didn't figure out who would actually use and pay for his first project , which failed completely. That's foolhardy.
We have to take chances, be allowed to fail every once in awhile. …
The Verge: Windows Phone 8: What's the Big Secret?
IsIts Own Phone?
The new Surface — the tablet, not the big-ass table — was a necessary act of "tough love". Microsoft had to take the reins and make their own tablet as a way of saying to all the"Okay you idiots, this is how it's done".
was a different story. In the beginning, all the Windows Phone hardware vendors — , , and …
…register for the domain name manually on the day it became available. So I dutifully registered on the Big 3 backorder services. The domain backorder market is a rigged game, where those companies have deals with registrars that give them the first crack at registering domains the millisecond they expire. And when multiple people register a backorder on the acquiring backorder service, there's an auction held for a few days and the domain goes to the highest bidder.
It's capitalism …
Geeky movies and shows
This is a lot to go through. If I had to pick a favorite, I'd say Fillerati because it's all dignified and stuff. But I think truer to the spirit of are …