Scale Fail

This man knows what he’s talking about. I wish more people would listen to him. (Video after the jump.)

Posted at 5:58 pm on April 19, 2011 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Software Development | Continue reading

Your Company Is Not Facebook

Earlier today, FrameThink posted an entry about how Facebook ships code. There were quite a lot of “juicy” bits to the story – quite a few of which were rather quickly pointed out as incorrect or misleading (the author of the original post does not work at Facebook). The post as a whole, however, was […]

Posted at 2:49 pm on January 17, 2011 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Software Development, Web Development | Continue reading


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