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n.  An expert developer with great influence.

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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 04 May 2016 09:00

RavenDB 3.5 whirl wind tour: I’ll find who is taking my I/O bandwidth and they SHALL paySubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I previously mentioned that a large part of what we need to do as a database is to actively manage our resources, things like CPU usage and memory are relatively easy to manage (to a certain extent), but one of the things that we trip over again and..."
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RavenDB 3.5 whirl wind tour: I’ll find who is taking my I/O bandwidth and they SHALL pay
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 03 May 2016 09:00

The design of RavenDB 4.0: Making Lucene reliableSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I don’t like Lucene. It is an external dependency that works in somewhat funny ways, and the version we use is a relatively old one that has been mostly ported as-is from Java. This leads to some design decisions that are questionable (for example,..."
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The design of RavenDB 4.0: Making Lucene reliable
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 02 May 2016 12:44

ASP.NET Core Training – June 2016Subscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....If you’ve been wondering when the time would come for you to start learning about ASP.NET Core, it’s quickly approaching. ASP.NET Core RC2 should be available some time in the next few weeks, and I’m going to be teaching a 2-day..."
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ASP.NET Core Training – June 2016
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Scott Allen | OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen | 02 May 2016 09:12

The Good and the Bad of Programming Forms in Angular 2Subscribe to OdeToCode by K. Scott Allen

Scott Allen writes "....Compared to Angular 1, Angular 2 offer more choices for working with forms and more control over the data flow between a form and a model. However, I feel that Angular 2 provides form-related APIs and directives that are quirky and confusing, while..."
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The Good and the Bad of Programming Forms in Angular 2
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 02 May 2016 09:00

RavenDB 3.5 whirl wind tour: You want all the data, you can’t handle all the dataSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Another replication feature in RavenDB is the ability to replicate only specific collections to a sibling, and even the ability to transform the outgoing data as it goes out. Here is an example of how this looks in the UI, which will probably do it..."
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RavenDB 3.5 whirl wind tour: You want all the data, you can’t handle all the data
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Jeff Atwood | Coding Horror | 29 Apr 2016 21:47

They Have To Be MonstersSubscribe to Coding Horror

Jeff Atwood writes "....Since I started working on Discourse, I spend a lot more time thinking about how software can encourage and nudge people to be more empathetic online. That's why it's especially hard to read articles like this one: My brother’s 32nd birthday is..."
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They Have To Be Monsters
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 29 Apr 2016 09:00

RavenDB 3.5 whirl wind tour: A large cluster goes into a bar and order N^2 drinksSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....Imagine that you have a two nodes cluster, setup as master-master replication, and then you write a document to one of them. The node you wrote the document to now contacts the 2nd node to let it knows about the new document. The data is replicated,..."
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RavenDB 3.5 whirl wind tour: A large cluster goes into a bar and order N^2 drinks
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 28 Apr 2016 09:00

The design of RavenDB 4.0: The implications of the blittable formatSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....I have written extensively about the blittable format already, so I’ll not get into that again. But what I wanted to do in this post is to discuss the implication of the intersection of two very important features: The blittable format..."
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The design of RavenDB 4.0: The implications of the blittable format
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Oren Eini | Ayende @ Rahien | 27 Apr 2016 09:00

RavenDB 3.5 whirl wind tour: I’m the admin, and I got the POWERSubscribe to Ayende @ Rahien

Oren Eini writes "....It looks like I’m on a rule for administrators and operations features in RavenDB 3.5, and in this case, I want to introduce the Administrator JS Console. This is a way for a server administrator to execute arbitrary code on a running system. Here..."
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Steve Smith | ardalis | 26 Apr 2016 16:43

Speaker AlertSubscribe to ardalis

Steve Smith writes "....I’ve wanted a decent speaker timer to use during my conference presentations for a while, now. Some of the fancier slide advancers have a timer functionality, but I’m pretty happy with the one I have and I was looking for something I..."
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Speaker Alert
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Jeff Atwood is a longtime agnostic Windows ecosystem developer. He currently writes for his blog Coding Horror while building Stack Overflow, a community oriented question and answer website for software developers.

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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 1302 days ago from web


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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. 1302 days ago from web


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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. 1302 days ago from web


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Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Julia Gillard's Speech Over Opposition's Sexism, Misogyny: http://t.co/696ULgfy via @youtube 1302 days ago from Tweet Button


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Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) Ha! http://t.co/ofThpizS 1302 days ago from TweetDeck


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Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy This is as if Creative Commons was preventing you from using Photoshop. 1302 days ago from TweetDeck


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Bertrand Le Roy (bleroy) @wwahammy http://t.co/9Sf85PXD "CAD files must be provided, it must use formats unencumbered by closed licenses" 1302 days ago from TweetDeck


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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. 1302 days ago from TweetDeck


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