18 April 2014

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By David Copeland of New Relic 3 months ago.
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…application stability. If you want to find out more about these topics, here are a few pages in Wikipedia to get you started:

Phase Space

Lyapunov Exponent

Chaos Theory

Pendulum

The post What Nonlinear Dynamics Teach Us About App Stability appeared first on New Relic blog .

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By Sylvia Vu of New Relic 4 months ago.
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…Azure engineering team. But should you have any issues feel free to shoot us a note to our Partner Response Center at prc@newrelic.com . We'll make sure you get all the support you need to get up and running with New Relic!

The post Check Us Out on the Windows Azure Cloud Cover Show appeared first on New Relic blog .

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By Mike Gunderloy of A Fresh Cup over 1 year ago.
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If it's Tuesday, it must be Cub Scouts.

Join Us In The Fight Against Patent Trolls - Rackspace, with patent litigation being its fastest-growing expense, is now spending money to document prior art in the industry. Good on them.

Refining Ruby - Charles Nutter discusses refinements from the standpoint of a language implementer. (My own take: yet another complex part of Ruby that I'll never use).

My Thoughts on Refinements - Zach Moazeni offers …

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On ZURB almost 2 years ago.
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Read Why Layered Complexity Gave Us a 40% Jump in Customer Lifetime Value"

What the Heck is Customer Lifetime Value?

Customer lifetime value is a core metric that businesses should keep an eye on. Bryan analyzes what this number is and how this number is crucial in forecasting spending to acquire new customers. Layered complexity is key and this is how you track the impact.

Read "What's This LTV Business All About?"

There Are No Limits…

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By Blake Walters of Viget.com Blogs 2 years ago.
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Have you ever had a channel in an ExpressionEngine installation that required its own set of custom fields, but only needed one entry? Perhaps a homepage or an "About Us" section that needed its own custom content but wasn't a traditional list of posts? Single Entry can help.

Once configured, Single Entry moves your single entry channels out of EE's standard publish and edit workflow and into a new section of your content dropdown. From there, you'll …

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I've spent enough time listening to this Adele/Daft Punk mix that made the rounds a little while ago that the two songs comprising the source material are now inextricably linked. I have trouble recalling " Set Fire to the Rain" or "Something About Us" without combining that saucy vocal and the latter's louche synths or dripping bass.

The whole is greater than the sum of its parts, but Adele's vocal work is the component that …

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By Joey of Global Nerdy almost 3 years ago.
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Read About Us in Inc.

BarCamp Tour was recently covered in Inc. , in the article Sponsorship as Participation , a title that I believe sums up our philosophy quite nicely.

In the article, Jonathan Kay , Grasshopper's "Ambassador of Buzz", explains that BarCamps are great places to find entrepreneurs, small business and other people who are likely customers of our companies' wares, and how nontraditional gatherings call for nontraditional sponsorship: …

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By Joey of Global Nerdy 3 years ago.
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…hipster hobby, there's a very healthy selection of board games at Toys ‘R' Us and there are crowds at Toronto's board game café, Snakes and Lattes . Just as videogames have their own special charms, so do board games - they may be made of plastic and cardboard instead of pixels and data, but in both, it's the gameplay that makes or breaks them.

Gameplay is what Board Game Jam is all about, and since it's about making board games rather …

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On ZURB over 3 years ago.
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…what commonalities the top 100 sites have and if those shared traits are a factor of their success.

Help Us Out and Visit the Clue 100 »

Not interested in the Clue 100, but want to create your own Clue test? Sure thing, just visit www.clueapp.com . Not sure what Clue is but are still interested, we can help you learn more.

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On Alex R. Young over 3 years ago.
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Hannah Donovan: What Improvisation Can Teach Us About Design

Donovan's talk began with a live jam session. It was unexpected and came at the perfect time during the day — just as people had started to fatigue it felt refreshing. In a previous life I was a musician, so her talk resonated with me.

Tom Coates: Everything the Network Touches

This was the talk that I took the most notes on. Coates covered "transformative infrastructures" — from ancient history, …

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