Chosen links

Links - 28th November 2021

Groups behavior, individuals matter, copying decisions, hiring, creating change, UI backwards compatibility, corporate engineering blogs, people can read their manager’s mind

Links - 14th November 2021

Building agreements, terminal emulators, culturally transmitted skills and values, default trial retire, forces of architecture, parallel programming

Links - 31st October 2021

Shamans, moving faster, task switching

Links - 24th October 2021

Cursed knowledge, speed matters, Jira & communication, visual programming tools, what to learn

Links - 10th October 2021

Distributed collaboration, no Scrum in big tech orgs, ISO-C for OS development

Links - 3rd October 2021

In-house expertise, ideas that work, IBM and cloud

Links - 26th September 2021

Single-page-app, build system, note-writing, tool-makers, management, shibboleth

Links - 5th September 2021

Agile as trauma, partitioning in PostgreSQL, technical writing

Links - 29th August 2021

Miracle of the commons, community on a single 1.44MB floppy, long gone development practices, writing a GUI framework, APIs design, software crisis

Links - 8th August 2021

Scaling, tech journalism, open-source software

Links - 25th July 2021

Vocabulary, role of judgment, successful outcomes, benchmarking, functional programming, planning

Links - 11th July 2021

Smart compilers, good examples, broken tools ,UX theatre, scrum

Links - 4th July 2021

Technical skills and poverty, Unix shell, Bitsy games, focus vs coordination

Links - 6th June 2021

Agile methods, CLI, alerts, telnet zine, Schrödinger’s code, unit test

Links - 16th May 2021

Query planning, spellcheck, OLAP cube, UML, engineering delivery metrics

Links - 25th April 2021

Data Mesh, PostgreSQL optimizer, CI

Links - 7th March 2021

PostgreSQL, frameworks, data pipelines, weird architectures

Links - 24th January 2021

Data, update, engineers, PGP

Links - 15th November 2020

Data races, Bugs

Links - 20th September 2020

Processes, security, component-entity-system, C, agile, tabs

Links - 21st June 2020

Systemd, restyling apps, internal platforms, async, modern graphics API

Links - 3rd May 2020

Open source, glitches, software collapse, Spotify

Links - 22nd March 2020

Data center, rewrittings, runnin online services, toolboxes

Links - 23rd February 2020

Understanding computers, dynamic type systems, declarative configuration management, listening for design, command line options

Links - 16th February 2020

Art tools, errror model, weird machines, ops lessons, feminist data manifest-no, software performance

Links - 20th October 2019

Pipes, text rendering, unique IDs, verb-noun vs noun-verb

Links - 11th August 2019

Small social networks, abstract machines, files, monorepos, devops for databases

Links - 8th July 2019

Hypothetical indexes, information maintenance, event sourcing, distributed tracing, designing for coziness

Links - 16th June 2019

City guide to open source, leverage in engineering organisations, playful

Links - 19th May 2019

Game development, DSL, 2D graphics, UML, architectural relic, Arkanoid

Links - 5th May 2019

Declarative logic programming language, post-apocalypse, institutional dependencies

Links - 21st April 2019

Debugging asynchronous, optimizing inefficiency, inconsistent code and comments, stand-up meetings, cybersecurity holes

Links - 14th April 2019

XML web services, PostgreSQL load tester, transactions, security maturity, separating use and reuse, operating systems

Links - 7th April 2019

Little languages, GDPR, hidden compiler optimization opportunities, web services

Links - 24th March 2019

Purely functional software deployment model, layers, on-call, reindexing

Links - 10th March 2019

Identifiers, data-centric programming for distributed systems, platform security

Links - 10th February 2019

Monadic morass, AWS Autoscale

Links - 3rd February 2019

HTTPS certificates for localhost, developer experience, state of software security in 2019, abstraction tiers, dataflow engines, second system effect

Links - 21st October 2018

Labyrinths synthesis

Links - 23rd September 2018

Multi-cloud, name resolution

Links - 3rd September 2018

Partitioning data in PostgreSQL, staging environment

Links - 8th July 2018

Voodoo software, state management

Links - 1st July 2018

Consistency models

Links - 24th June 2018

Scriptable audio, not being a jerk in open source, DNS lookup, MySQL 8.0

Links - 3rd June 2018

Don’t dump on your users

Links - 27th May 2018

Data on the outside versus data on the inside

Links - 20th May 2018

Storage systems algorithms, adopting microservices?

Links - 29th April 2018

Asset management, Redis Cluster

Links - 15th April 2018


Links - 8th April 2018

Expected output vs. seniority

Links - 25th March 2018

Secure containers on Kubernetes, compliance under the GDPR, IMGUI, databases are global mutable state

Links - 11th March 2018

Fennel, alignment

Links - 4th March 2018

Links - 25th February 2018

Postgres query plans, testing database changes

Links - 18th February 2018

Containers vs culture, cat chirality, packaging complex applications

Links - 11th February 2018

microservices, continuous integration, cloud native monitoring, distributed system design, Iain M. Banks

Links - 28th January 2018

Service boundaries

Links - 7th January 2018

Learning Prolog, data classes, Java 9 modularization, PCID

Links - 31st December 2017

Haskell, syscalls, agile, optimizations, ARM emulator, big suite enterprise software

Links - 10th December 2017

Design thinking, startup frauds, computer architecture for network engineers

Links - 2nd December 2017

ThoughtWorks Technology Radar

Links - 26th November 2017

Profiling and data analysis, machine-translated video game, Dark Souls II

Links - 12th November 2017

Gender roles, OS design, versionning

Links - 5th November 2017

Links - 29th October 2017

Staging, paperclips, Linux kernel development, interfaces and OSes

Links - 22nd October 2017

Links - 15th October 2017

Links - 8th October 2017

JVM monitoring with BPF, Jepsen Hazelcast, level design in Breath of the Wild

Links - 1st October 2017

Voodoo software

Links - 24th September 2017

Reverse Design: Half-Life

Links - 17th September 2017

Cost-to-fix, message delivery, code duplication, microservice

Links - 10th September 2017

First 1:1, Kafka at the NYT, C, rewritable software

Links - 3rd September 2017

Cache, database isolation, late projects

Links - 27th August 2017

Size and complexity, technical RFCs, designing data-intensive applications

Links - 20th August 2017

LaTeX, distributed systems, pain-driven development, microarchitecture, microkernels, SimCities, Lovecraft and Ballard

Links - 13th August 2017

New agile framework, CAP theorem & organizations, ascii art, electrical engineering, and programming, Linux load averages, font-size, I/O-free (Sans-I/O) protocol implementations

Links - 6th August 2017

reactive systems, joining data from multiple Postgres databases, unikernel for C++ applications, networks all the way down, cultural obsession with dystopias, Dishonored’s party level