Feed #87


Hacking Starbucks for unlimited coffee

Stalking Your Friends with Facebook Messenger

Clipboard Hijacking with HTML5

Software Development 101

Five programming problems every Software Engineer should be able to solve in less than 1 hour
Solution to Problem 5 and some other thoughts about this type of questions
Carnac the Magnificent (other solutions and thoughts on the very same question)

7 Mistakes You’re Making In Your Programming Career

Back to basics: Visual Studio tips


Do you really know why you prefer REST over RPC?

.NET Process Maximum Memory

WCF Client is Open Source

Adding a new shard to an existing cluster, the easy way - RavenDB Sharding

Always-on and Wi-Fi with the latest Android Wear update

Fixing the scrollTop bug - Dev.Opera

Announcing Dolby Audio for high performance audio in Microsoft Edge - Microsoft Edge Dev Blog


Look Before You Leap – The Coming Leap Second and AWS - AWS Official Blog

Rearchitecting GitHub Pages - GitHub Engineering

Publishing an ASP.NET 5 app to Docker on Linux with Visual Studio - Scott Hanselman


Netflix Streaming - More Energy Efficient than Breathing - The Netflix Tech Blog

Browser Monitoring for GitHub.com - GitHub Engineering

Postgres Job Queues & Failure By MVCC

Revisiting the First Rule of Performance Optimisation: Effects of Escape Analysis

Product development

What is the mission of a software developer

“[Software developers] are interested is that how a technology or a framework works and how they can use or advance it. That is it. They care about code quality, they care about unit testing, they care about code reuse, and lots of other technical characteristics of the software, but rarely they discuss about how usable their applications are, or how efficiently they optimize a business problem their software is addressing or what business value they have delivered with the software they have built.”

Less is more

What could go wrong?

A Product Person’s Perspective on Enterprise Selling

[FR] Le fisc rechigne à révéler le code source de ses logiciels