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Explorations In Automatically Fixing JavaScript Linting-errors

Linting is a common step in our JavaScript iteration workflow. Most developers probably use JSHint (or ESLint) for this purpose. However, when a tool is capable of informing you of linting issues, the next logical question is..why can’t it fix … Continue reading ?

Elon on the Future of Humanity

Via Aeon: ‘If you look at our current technology level, something strange has to happen to civilisations, and I mean strange in a bad way,’ he said. ‘And it could be that there are a whole lot of dead, one-planet civilisations.’ #

Our Updated Resources for Hadoop Training and Certification

Hardly any echnology trend these days is drawing more attention than the Big Data trend. And, when talking Big Data, the subject of Hadoop comes up, as it remains the star open source framework for drawing insights from large data sets. Show More Summary

Pulse: More SemWeb Retrospective

Amit Sheth provides a retrospective on the semantic Web as one of its first practitioners.

October Presentations

A new blogpost has been posted by Jes Borland on Sep 30, 2014 in category Professional Development

Let’s dig into an issue of the FT232 chip

The FTDI FT232-family of chips are used everywhere. They offers a very compact way to interface an UART to an USB. As soon the USB devices started booming, the “huge” serial connectors began to disappear from our PC.

Percona Toolkit 2.2.11 for MySQL is now available

Percona is pleased to announce the availability of Percona Toolkit 2.2.11.  Released on Sept. 25, Percona Toolkit is a collection of advanced command-line tools to perform a variety of MySQL server and system tasks that are too difficult or complex for DBAs to perform manually. Show More Summary

An Introduction to android NDK

Basic NDK implementation using Hello World application.

Why a FILE BASED dependency manager rocks for C/C++

We have a big problem. We have miserably failed to explain the core value proposition of biicode: a file-based dependency manager.

Using jqGrid in an MVC 4 Web Application

Beginning to intermediate tutorial on using jqGrid in an MVC 4 application

CodeSOD: Stringify All the Things!

When Justin submitted this C# code, he knew what line to include in the subject line of the email to get our attention: if (String.Empty == null) GC.KeepAlive(string.Empty); String is the string datatype. string is just an alias to that type, used to make the code look more like C. Show More Summary

Platelets Shifting on OpenStack Scene as Big Players Converge

The platelets are definitely shifting in the OpenStack cloud computing race. Last week, I reported on Oracle's release of its OpenStack for Oracle Linux distribution.   Based on the OpenStack Icehouse release, it allows users to control Oracle Linux and Oracle VM through OpenStack in production environments. Show More Summary

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