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n.  A person who has special knowledge or experience;
an expert.

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n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 17 Dec 2021 21:20

Little's LawSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....Little's Law was first described in 1954 and later proved by John Little in 1961. It is typically expressed as: L = λW L represents the…"
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 12 May 2021 12:00

Webinar: Real Time Architecture Subscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 11 May 2021 18:17

Updating FloatingGlucose to .NET 5 - Display Nightscout or Dexcom Glucose Values on the Windows DesktopSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Last month I learned how to convert a 13 year old .NET app to modern .NET 5 with the "try convert" tool. It was surprisingly easy to bring a "legacy" app well forward to a pretty darn cool self-contained app. That means NO .NET install. Just run an..."
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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 11 May 2021 00:00

GitHub Fetch Upstream BranchSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....A couple of years ago, I wrote an article on how to use the git command line to sync a fork with its upstream branch. Now, you should need…"
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Steve Smith | Ardalis RSS Feed | 04 May 2021 00:00

Simple Systems and Gall's LawSubscribe to Ardalis RSS Feed

Steve Smith writes "....When it's time to build that big new system to replace the aging old one, consider Gall's Law and the benefit of frequent feedback and…"
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 29 Apr 2021 12:00

Practical considerations for implementing RaftSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....RavenDB has been using the Raft protocol for the past years. In fact, we have written three or four different implementations of Raft along the way. I implemented Raft using pure message passing, on top of async RPC and on top of TCP. I did that..."
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 28 Apr 2021 12:00

Influential computer science papersSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I run into this question on Hacker News, asking for the best computer science papers. There are a few that I keep getting back to, either because they are so fundamental or they are so useful. Without any particular orderThe Raft Paper – a..."
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Influential computer science papers
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 22 Apr 2021 18:20

Can you really develop with Linux GUI Apps on Windows 10 with WSLg? How about PyCharm?Subscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....I blogged about How to run Linux GUI apps on Windows 10 with WSL and WSLg, but how "real" is this? Are these just toy apps? Nope. I wanted to see if I could install the Community Edition of PyCharm on Ubuntu 20.04. Even though I can't use "snaps"..."
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 21 Apr 2021 12:00

Slow and predictable vs. fast and burstySubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....This is a tale of two options that we took for an exhaustive test. Amazon recently came out with a new disk type on the cloud. As a database vendor, that is of immediate interest to me, so we took a deep look into that.GP3 disks are about 20%..."
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Slow and predictable vs. fast and bursty
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Scott Hanselman | Scott Hanselman's Blog | 21 Apr 2021 06:55

How to run Linux GUI apps on Windows 10 with WSL and WSLgSubscribe to Scott Hanselman's Blog

Scott Hanselman writes "....Many folks have installed X servers and X410 on their Windows 10 machines and hacked together very nice X Server set ups with WSL over the years. However, that support is now official and coming to Windows very soon. It's already in Windows 10..."
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Oren Eini is a senior developer / architect, focusing on architecture, data access and best practices. Most often, he is working on building complex business systems using .Net 2.0, NHibernate and Castle's Frameworks, providing training and guidance for the use of Object Relational Mapping, Inversion of Control, Domain Driven Design and other exciting topics. Oren is an active member in several leading Open Source projects, including (but not limited :-) ) NHibernate, Castle and Rhino Mocks.

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) Sometimes people ask me why I'm not on Facebook or G+. I was already an AOL user once, why would I do that again? http://t.co/ncbuusrx 3138 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo no child, even my own, is enough to get me on Facebook. I'll go to my grave without an account. I'm Just Not That Into Zuckerberg. 3138 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo I don't have a Facebook account, no plans to start one. Or G+ for that matter. But, I do watch TV! Well, downloaded TV. Sort of. 3138 days ago from web


Jeff Atwood (codinghorror)

Jeff Atwood (codinghorror) @fmanjoo looks like "log in - Facebook" to me 3138 days ago from web


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Julia Gillard's Speech Over Opposition's Sexism, Misogyny: http://t.co/696ULgfy via @youtube 3138 days ago from Tweet Button


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 3138 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy This is as if Creative Commons was preventing you from using Photoshop. 3138 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy http://t.co/9Sf85PXD "CAD files must be provided, it must use formats unencumbered by closed licenses" 3138 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's the case with lots of things the FSF does. I appreciate some of what they do for freedom of speech but man they're extreme. 3138 days ago from TweetDeck


Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy)

Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy It's according to http://t.co/QAdf1k2y 3138 days ago from TweetDeck