19 April 2014

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By Joey of Global Nerdy 3 months ago.
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The White Ribbon Campaign , Ryan Taylor from Fair Trade Jewellery Company , and Grocery Gateway co-founder Scott Bryanwho's now with Eventi Capital Partners.

Minds Beat Money 3 is free-as-in-beer to attend — sign up on their EventBrite page .

This article also appears in The Adventures of Accordion Guy in the 21st Century .

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By Taylor of Signal vs. Noise 4 months ago.
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Basic Explanation

Some background

On Dec. 4 around 5:30 p.m. CT, a number of our sites began throwing errors and were basically unusable. Specifically, Basecamp Classic was briefly impacted as it was very slow. Campfire users experienced elevated errors and transcripts were not updated for quite some time. Highrise was the most significantly impacted: For two hours every page view produced an error.

Why our sites failed

When you visit a site like Basecamp it sends you information …

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By Assaf Arkin of Labnotes 5 months ago.
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…Luke Wroblewski's Mobile First and Ian Storm Taylor's Never Use Black . I recommend checking out each of these links.

Lines of Code

ES6 Uncensored . Fantastic presentation about some of the better features coming up in ES6. Go and experiment!

Sarah Mei :

When your codebase isn't joyful anymore, the answer is rarely "add more architecture." # rubyconf

Douglas Crockford on coding standards . Noah Sussman…

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By Bronson Taylor of Software by Rob 7 months ago.
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This article was a guest post by Bronson Taylor who is the host and co-founder of Growth Hacker TV , where the experts on startup growth reveal their secrets.

Escape velocity, in physics, is basically the speed needed to break free from gravity. The idea of escape velocity also surfaces in regard to startups; David Cummings says that, "For startups, escape velocity has to do with becoming the dominant vendor and growing indefinitely."

I agree with …

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By Bronson Taylor of Software by Rob 10 months ago.
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This article is a guest post from Bronson Taylor. Bronson is a co-founder and host of Growth Hacker TV , the only educational platform focused exclusively on helping startups grow by acquiring, retaining, and monetizing users. They have over 60 episodes, with guests from Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, DropBox, and many more. Image above from Toban Black.

Founders sometimes assume that they need an influx of cash to truly grow a product. Luckily, this isn't true. …

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By Obie Fernandez of Obie Fernandez over 1 year ago.
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Photo credit: Pulpolux

I want a kill switch for all the electronic communications in the house. I'd like it to be a physical device, with a big red button, in my master bedroom. Kind of like how some people have a security console next to their beds, except mine would assist with mental safety. At midnight, BOOM, one of us hits the switch and no more internet, mobile phones or cable television for anyone in the household for the next 7-8 hours. The concern started with Taylor's …

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By Taylor of Signal vs. Noise over 1 year ago.
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Today I made intermission public. As I mentioned in my post about mysql_role_swap we've been working hard to limit / eliminate the impact our operations maintenance tasks have on our customer's experience.

A few people noticed the /tmp/hold "leftover" in mysql_role_swap script. intermission is a product of that early exploration with coordinating database maintenance with request pausing in the web application tier. I've done a good bit of non production …

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On Breath, Smile & Focus 2 years ago.
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My name is Taylor ( Tai Loi) Luk and welcome to my personal blog, Here you will find more about projects that i am working on and things That i care.

About

I am residing in Sydney, Australia and starting a small company " Idealian" in late 2008, Since 2 years ago I started working on couple side projects, for the days to come, I going to take off the "side-project" label and they will be my primary focus.

Start a personal blog is something i wanted to do for …

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By Joey of Global Nerdy over 3 years ago.
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…This video shows Mike playing Smiles on a Samsung " Taylor" prototype Windows Phone 7 device that we loaned him so he could properly test it.

Mike got the opportunity to deploy his app to a real live Windows Phone (hard to come by - you could cut off both your pinkies and still have enough fingers and toes to count all the Windows Phones we have) and the opportunity to show off his app at the Windows Phone 7 blogger night in Toronto and here on this blog because …

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By Bronson Taylor of Software by Rob 10 months ago.
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This article is a guest post from Bronson Taylor. Bronson is a co-founder and host of Growth Hacker TV , the only educational platform focused exclusively on helping startups grow by acquiring, retaining, and monetizing users. They have over 60 episodes, with guests from Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, DropBox, and many more. Image above from Toban Black.

Founders sometimes assume that they need an influx of cash to truly grow a product. Luckily, this isn't true. …

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