Resilience4j 2.0.0 Delivers Support for JDK 17

2022-12-05 07:00:00 @ InfoQ

Resilience4j, a lightweight fault tolerance library designed for functional programming, has released version 2.0 featuring support for Java 17 and dependency upgrades to Kotlin, Spring Boot and Micronaut. This new version also removes the dependency on Tweet

Amazon Builds a New Drone - But Is It Falling Behind Other Drone Delivery Services?

2022-12-05 06:04:00 @ slashdot

Axios reports: As Amazon prepares to debut its long-delayed Prime Air drone delivery service, it's also showing off a smaller, quieter drone that will be ready in 2024 and could be making regular deliveries in major cities by the end of the decade. The 8 Tweet

Over 50 Programmers Generate 50,000-Word Novels For 9th Annual 'Nanogenmo' Event

2022-12-05 03:34:00 @ slashdot

Long-time Slashdot reader destinyland writes: Since 1999 fiction writers have tried starting and finishing the composition of 50,000-word novels in November for "National Novel Writing Month". But for the last nine years, programmers have instead tried gen Tweet

Java News Roundup: JEPs Targeted for JDK 20, AWS Introduces Lambda SnapStart Feature

2022-12-05 03:30:00 @ InfoQ

This week's Java roundup for November 28th, 2022 features news from OpenJDK, JDK 20, JavaFX 20, Spring Integration 6.0, Spring Vault 3.0, Spring Cloud 2022.0.0-RC3, AWS introduces Lambda SnapStart, Quarkus 2.14.2, 2.13.5 and 2.15.0.CR1, Apache Camel 3.18 Tweet

Senator Urges Automakers to Keep Making Cars with AM Radio

2022-12-05 02:03:00 @ slashdot

The Boston Globe reports that U.S. Senator Ed. Markey just sent a letter to more than 20 car manufacturers asking them to continue including AM radios in future car models — including electric vehicles: Some EV manufacturers have raised concerns even Tweet

Activision’s faulty anti-cheat software

2022-12-05 01:28:51 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 220 # Comments: 103 Tweet

Writers of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Had Imagined an Even Darker Sequel

2022-12-05 01:01:00 @ slashdot

The writers of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story "had an idea for a sequel that would have been even darker and more morally ambiguous," writes Screen Rant: Rogue One told the story of how the Rebel Alliance gained access to the Death Star plans, and further e Tweet

Activision’s Faulty Anti-Cheat Software

2022-12-05 00:59:28 @ Mike Swanson's Blog

Activision’s blind faith in the infallibility of their RICOCHET anti-cheat software , combined with a buggy and unstable Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II release, has resulted in faulty, permanent, and unappealable player account bans that prevent users Tweet

ChatGPT passes the 2022 AP Computer Science A free response section

2022-12-04 23:47:24 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 295 # Comments: 269 Tweet

Enhance, SSR for Web Components - Brian Leroux at QCon San Francisco 2022

2022-12-04 23:39:00 @ InfoQ

Brian Leroux, CTO at Begin, recently introduced Enhance, a new HTML framework, at QCon San Francisco. Enhance heavily lies on web standards and progressive enhancement for future-proof web applications. Enhance provides file-based routing, reusable Custo Tweet

Should CS Be Required for a High School Degree?

2022-12-04 22:48:00 @ slashdot

When it comes to the official requirements for graduating from a U.S. high school, there's a push for changes. Long-time Slashdot reader theodp looks at 2014: Making computer science courses 'count' would not require schools to offer computer science o Tweet

What does rotating a matrix do to its determinant?

2022-12-04 22:21:34 @ The Endeavour

This post will look at rotating a matrix 90° and what that does to the determinant. This post was motivated by the previous post. There I quoted a paper that had a determinant with 1s in the right column. I debated rotating the matrix so that the 1s would Tweet

California City Discovers It Doesn't Actually Know Where 60% of Its Recycling Goes

2022-12-04 21:48:00 @ slashdot

Palo Alto, California began investigating where its recycling goes over four years ago, reports NBC News. The results? Palo Alto's best reckoning, today, is that about 40% of its recyclable material stays in North America, where it's supposed to be proces Tweet

Software horror show: SAP Concur

2022-12-04 21:45:56 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 278 # Comments: 136 Tweet

'Germans Have Seen the Future, and It's a Heat Pump'

2022-12-04 20:43:00 @ slashdot

Facing higher prices for natural gas, Germans are now embracing climate-friendly heat pumps, reports the New York Times. "So much so that heat pumps are often sold out, and the wait for a qualified installer can last months." The German government is amon Tweet

Administrators Have Seized the Ivory Tower

2022-12-04 20:09:43 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 311 # Comments: 190 Tweet

Doxie Pro

2022-12-04 19:30:24 @ Daring Fireball

My thanks to Doxie for sponsoring last week at DF to promote their new Doxie Pro scanner. When the world went went home for work, Doxie asked themselves how they could adapt document scanning to make any size space work better. They nailed it with Doxie P Tweet

PFC bans are going to change waterproof garments

2022-12-04 19:03:06 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 308 # Comments: 312 Tweet

Driverless Electric Robot Tractors are Here, Powered by NVIDIA AI Chips

2022-12-04 18:34:00 @ slashdot

NVIDIA is proud of its role in the first commercially available smart tractor (which began rolling off the production line Thursday). Monarch Tractor's MK-V "combines electrification, automation, and data analysis to help farmers reduce their carbon footpr Tweet

Stanford Investigates Its President Over Allegations of Past Research Misconduct

2022-12-04 17:34:00 @ slashdot

Marc Tessier-Lavigne is president of Stanford University. He's also "the subject of a university investigation," reports SFGate, "following a report from the school's newspaper, the Stanford Daily, that he committed scientific research misconduct" in paper Tweet

Ask HN: Reading material on how to be a better software engineer?

2022-12-04 17:03:19 @ Hacker News 200

I’ve gotten to be quite good at the actual coding part after a decade or so of programming. I’m not looking for better code practices, although I’ll obviously still learn and grow there. What I’m seeking is reading material regarding how to manage projec Tweet

Show HN: Whole Git repo was made with ChatGPT

2022-12-04 16:43:09 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 217 # Comments: 278 Tweet

Can the World Avoid a 'Quantum Encryption Apocalypse'?

2022-12-04 16:34:00 @ slashdot

Axios reports: "Although a quantum computer isn't expected until 2030, at the earliest, updating current encryption standards will take just as long," writes Axios, "creating a high-stakes race filled with unanswerable questions for national security and Tweet

The War on General Purpose Computing (2015) [video]

2022-12-04 15:54:57 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 443 # Comments: 252 Tweet

Show HN: Chrome extension to display ChatGPT response besides Google Search

2022-12-04 15:01:45 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 374 # Comments: 115 Tweet

Garage: An open-source distributed object storage service

2022-12-04 14:30:27 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 322 # Comments: 68 Tweet

Samsung’s Android app-signing key has leaked, is being used to sign malware

2022-12-04 13:49:24 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 282 # Comments: 117 Tweet

Chinese Joint Venture Will Begin Mass-Producing an Autonomous Electric Car

2022-12-04 13:34:00 @ slashdot

IEEE Spectrum reports: In October, a startup called Jidu Automotive, backed by Chinese AI giant Baidu and Chinese carmaker Geely, officially released an autonomous electric car, the Robo-01 Lunar Edition. In 2023, the car will go on sale. At roughly US Tweet

Area of a triangle in the complex plane

2022-12-04 13:02:49 @ The Endeavour

I recently ran across an elegant equation for the area of a triangle in the complex plane with vertices at z1, z2, and z3. [1]. This formula gives the signed area: the area is positive if the points are given in countclockwise order and negative otherwise Tweet

Recommendations for Japan Travel

2022-12-04 11:57:26 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 346 # Comments: 261 Tweet

Iran abolishes morality police

2022-12-04 11:38:07 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Tweet

The U.S. military is poisoning Okinawa

2022-12-04 10:46:58 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 246 # Comments: 89 Tweet

Cognitive ability is a powerful predictor of political tolerance

2022-12-04 10:44:07 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 212 # Comments: 310 Tweet

Java Weekly, Issue 466

2022-12-04 09:34:17 @ Baeldung

Spring Boot 3, from 1RPS to 26RPS, caching effect, K8S secrets, and unusual stack traces!               Tweet

Apple Makes Plans to Move Production Out of China

2022-12-04 09:34:00 @ slashdot

The Wall Street Journal reports: In recent weeks, Apple Inc. has accelerated plans to shift some of its production outside China, long the dominant country in the supply chain that built the world's most valuable company, say people involved in the discuss Tweet

AWS Announces the General Availability of Amazon Omics

2022-12-04 09:00:00 @ InfoQ

At re:Invent, AWS announced the general availability of Amazon Omics, a managed service for storage, analysis, and elaboration of genomic, transcriptomic, and other omics data. The service is designed for healthcare and life science organizations to enha Tweet

Building an interpreter for my programming language with ChatGPT

2022-12-04 08:59:39 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 251 # Comments: 132 Tweet

Apple to move 40-45% iPhone production to India

2022-12-04 08:22:34 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 599 # Comments: 304 Tweet

Placing #1 in Advent of Code with GPT-3

2022-12-04 06:47:31 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 320 # Comments: 327 Tweet

Graduate Students Analyze, Crack, and Remove Under-Desk Surveillance Devices

2022-12-04 05:34:00 @ slashdot

"Graduate students at Northeastern University were able to organize and beat back an attempt at introducing invasive surveillance devices that were quietly placed under desks at their school," reports Motherboard: Early in October, Senior Vice Provost Dav Tweet

What is ChatGPT, the AI Chatbot That's Taking The Internet By Storm

2022-12-04 03:48:00 @ slashdot

A reader submits a report: Artificial Intelligence (AI) research company OpenAI on Wednesday announced ChatGPT, a prototype dialogue-based AI chatbot capable of understanding natural language and responding in natural language. It has since taken the inte Tweet

Trailers Released for 2023 First-Person Shooter 'Starship Troopers: Extermination'

2022-12-04 03:04:00 @ slashdot

You can read the news in Military Times magazine. "Coming just after the 25th anniversary of the release of the cult classic Starship Troopers (November 1997), Offworld Industries and Sony Pictures Consumer Projects are bringing the fight against the Arach Tweet

Emacs should become a Wayland compositor

2022-12-04 02:27:38 @ Hacker News 200

Article URL: Comments URL: Points: 265 # Comments: 129 Tweet

Ask HN: Best books read in 2022?

2022-12-04 01:49:57 @ Hacker News 200

What’s the best book you’ve read in 2022? And why? Comments URL: Points: 295 # Comments: 222 Tweet

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2022-12-03 23:32:00 @ Martin Fowler

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Finding a vector potential whose curl is given

2022-12-03 21:36:04 @ The Endeavour

The previous post showed that if a vector field F over a simply connected domain has zero curl, then there is a potential function φ whose gradient is F. An analogous result says that if the vector field F has zero divergence, again over a simply connecte Tweet

Conservative vector fields

2022-12-03 20:38:54 @ The Endeavour

The previous post discussed the fact that the curl of a divergence is zero. The converse is also true (given one more requirement): a vector field F is the gradient of some potential φ function if ∇×F = 0. In that case we say F is a conservative vector fi Tweet

The Wormhole Publicity Stunt

2022-12-03 19:15:13 @ Not Even Wrong

The best way to understand the “physicists create wormholes in the lab” nonsense of the past few days is as a publicity stunt (I should credit Andreas Karch for the idea to describe things this way), one that went too … Continue reading Tweet

{div, grad, curl} of a {div, grad, curl}

2022-12-03 15:24:13 @ The Endeavour

The various combinations of divergence, gradient, and curl are confusing to someone seeing them for the first time, and even for someone having seen them many times. Is the divergence of a curl zero or is it the divergence of a gradient that’s zero? Tweet

Calorie Labels: What Do They Tell You?

2022-12-03 14:00:00 @ Backreaction

Transcript, references, and discussion on Patreon. Tweet

Calorie Labels: What Do They Tell You?

2022-12-03 14:00:00 @ Sabine Hossenfelder

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Apple Adds Core ML Support for Stable Diffusion on Apple Silicon

2022-12-03 12:00:00 @ InfoQ

Apple released a set of optimizations to Core ML to enable running the Stable Diffusion text-to-image model on Apple Silicon-powered devices running the latest iOS or macOS versions, respectively iOS 16.2 and macOS 13.1. By Sergio De Simone Tweet

Guest Post: Collider Rap by Mike Battaglia and GPT-3

2022-12-03 09:11:00 @ Backreaction

Image by rawpixel.com on FreepikThese days, it seems like Artificial Intelligence is taking over the world. But you don't have to escape its clutches - why not have a little fun with it? One of my favorite ways to lol at AI's expense is by getting them to Tweet

Guest Post: Collider Rap by Mike Battaglia and GPT-3

2022-12-03 09:11:00 @ Sabine Hossenfelder

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AWS Announces Blue/Green Deployments for MySQL on Aurora and RDS

2022-12-03 06:29:00 @ InfoQ

At the beginning of the re:Invent conference, AWS announced the general availability of RDS Blue/Green Deployments, a new feature for Aurora with MySQL compatibility, RDS for MySQL, and RDS for MariaDB to perform blue/green database updates. By Renato Tweet

The Talk Show: ‘Spooky Hole’

2022-12-03 02:13:59 @ Daring Fireball

Friend of the show John Moltz returns to talk about Elon Musk steering Twitter into a multi-issue spat with Apple, Mastodon, and some streaming TV recommendations. Brought to you by: Sofa : One place to organize your downtime. Squarespace : Make Tweet

★ Two Weeks Later and Twitter Is Still Up

2022-12-03 00:38:26 @ Daring Fireball

Two weeks later and it seems they *can* run Twitter without that team. Or, perhaps, it’s just been luck and collapse is imminent. Tweet

On the Prevalence of Hate Speech on Twitter

2022-12-02 23:43:19 @ Daring Fireball

Sheera Frenkel and Kate Conger, reporting today for The New York Times under the alarming headline “Hate Speech’s Rise on Twitter Is Unprecedented, Researchers Find”: Before Elon Musk bought Twitter, slurs against Black Americans showed up on the soci Tweet

Google Moves Maps to the Root Google.com Domain

2022-12-02 22:33:45 @ Daring Fireball

Garrit Franke: Yesterday I was asked to allow the usage of location services for Google Maps seemingly out of nowhere. Of course I accepted. After all, I just wanted to check a route to a local business and I was in a hurry. Back home I opened Google Tweet

The Onion’s Supreme Court Amicus Brief Defending Parody

2022-12-02 21:57:23 @ Daring Fireball

Speaking of entertaining legal documents that address serious issues, I’ve been meaning to link to the amicus brief filed by The Onion on behalf of Anthony Novak, who is suing the police department of Parma, Ohio in a case now before the Supreme Court. Tweet

Open Source SkyPilot Targets Cloud Cost Optimization for ML and Data Science

2022-12-02 21:35:00 @ InfoQ

A team of researchers at the RISELab at UC Berkeley recently released Skypilot, an open-source framework for running machine learning workloads on the major cloud providers through a unified interface. The project focuses on cost optimization automatical Tweet

Elon Musk Gets Mail

2022-12-02 20:58:29 @ Daring Fireball

Akiva Cohen, an attorney representing 22 laid-off Twitter employees, in a letter to Twitter and Elon Musk (shared, of course, on Twitter): If basic human decency and honor isn’t enough to make you want to keep your word, maybe this will: If you don’ Tweet

iOS Dev Weekly - Issue 587 - Dec 2nd 2022

2022-12-02 19:18:00 @ iOS Weekly

Comment This week saw Apple announce the 2022 App Store Awards winners. Congratulations to everyone on that list! I hope your blue cubes are as beautiful as they look in the photos. 🟦 If your goal is to joi Tweet

C++ template parlor tricks: Using a type before it is defined

2022-12-02 16:00:00 @ old new thing

You can talk about hypothetical things, hoping that a real thing shows up later. The post C++ template parlor tricks: Using a type before it is defined appeared first on The Old New Thing . Tweet

The Math Behind Wordle Guesses

2022-12-02 15:42:56 @ Quanta Magazine

Wordle is a word game. But you can use math to optimize your chances of winning (without cheating). The post The Math Behind Wordle Guesses first appeared on Quanta Magazine Tweet

Podcast CB SyR 392: Mesa redonda del JWST y preguntas de los oyentes

2022-12-02 14:36:12 @ La Ciencia de la Mula Francis

He participado en el episodio 392 del podcast Coffee Break: Señal y Ruido [iVoox, iTunes], titulado “Ep392: JWST; Función de Onda; Emperador Romano; TMT; Genoma Vegetal», 01 dic 2022. «La tertulia semanal en la que […] La entrada Podcast CB SyR 3 Tweet

Arabic numerals and numerals that are Arabic

2022-12-02 14:22:05 @ The Endeavour

The characters 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 are called Arabic numerals, but there are a lot of other numerals that are Arabic. I discovered this when reading the documentation on Perl regular expressions, perlre. Here’s the excerpt from that pag Tweet

OmniFish on Providing Support for Jakarta EE 10 and GlassFish 7

2022-12-02 03:30:00 @ InfoQ

OmniFish, the Estonia-based Jakarta EE consulting company, launched support for Jakarta EE in September 2022. This includes JakartaEE 10, GlassFish 7, and Piranha Cloud and its components like Mojarra. OmniFish recently also joined the Jakarta EE Working Tweet

The Congressional ‘Crypto Is Bullshit’ Caucus

2022-12-02 02:49:22 @ Daring Fireball

Joseph Zeballos-Roig, reporting for Semafor: “It’s all bullshit,” Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont. told Semafor. He was wary of the industry even before the recent collapse of crypto exchange FTX, he said, and recent meetings with advocates have not given him Tweet

Igor Krichever 1950-2022

2022-12-02 02:06:24 @ Not Even Wrong

I just heard the sad news that Igor Krichever passed away this morning at the age of 72. Igor was a great scholar, a wise man, and a wonderful human being. He will be sorely missed by his colleagues at … Continue reading → Tweet

Stable Diffusion With Core ML on Apple Silicon

2022-12-02 02:00:56 @ Daring Fireball

Apple’s Machine Learning Research team: Today, we are excited to release optimizations to Core ML for Stable Diffusion in macOS 13.1 and iOS 16.2, along with code to get started with deploying to Apple Silicon devices. [...] One of the key questio Tweet

Issue #183

2022-12-02 01:00:00 @ WASM Weekly

Better together: A Kubernetes and Wasm case study CNCF.IO Adobe design tools are (necessarily) complex and powerful beasts, for this reason, they have always been a pioneer of bringing desktop applications to the web, they were the creators of Fla Tweet

‘Kanye West Isn’t Buying Parler After All’

2022-12-01 23:06:31 @ Daring Fireball

Darrell Etherington, writing for TechCrunch: Despite a joint statement between Ye (fka Kanye West) and Parler in October noting that the two had reached an agreement for the rapper to buy the social network , that will not come to pass, Parler owner Tweet

‘FTX’s Collapse Was a Crime, Not an Accident’

2022-12-01 22:58:53 @ Daring Fireball

David Z. Morris, writing for CoinDesk, with the best “all you need to know” overview of the FTX scandal I’ve seen: Perhaps most perniciously, many outlets have described what happened to FTX as a “bank run” or a “run on deposits,” while Bankman-Fried Tweet

GDE community highlight: Lars Knudsen

2022-12-01 21:00:00 @ Google Developers

Posted by Monika Janota, Community Manager Lars Knudsen is a Google Developer Expert; we talked to him about how a $10 device can make computers more accessible for people with disabilities.   Monika: What inspired you to become a Tweet

New – Process PDFs, Word Documents, and Images with Amazon Comprehend for IDP

2022-12-01 18:51:25 @ AWS Blog

Today we are announcing a new Amazon Comprehend feature for intelligent document processing (IDP). This feature allows you to classify and extract entities from PDF documents, Microsoft Word files, and images directly from Amazon Comprehend without you nee Tweet

Introducing Amazon GameLift Anywhere – Run Your Game Servers on Your Own Infrastructure

2022-12-01 18:49:17 @ AWS Blog

In 2016, we launched Amazon GameLift, a dedicated hosting solution that securely deploys and automatically scales fleets of session-based multiplayer game servers to meet worldwide player demand. With Amazon GameLift, you can create and upload a game serve Tweet

Announcing Amazon CodeCatalyst, a Unified Software Development Service (Preview)

2022-12-01 18:31:09 @ AWS Blog

Today, we announced the preview release of Amazon CodeCatalyst. A unified software development and delivery service, Amazon CodeCatalyst enables software development teams to quickly and easily plan, develop, collaborate on, build, and deliver applications Tweet

New — Create Point-to-Point Integrations Between Event Producers and Consumers with Amazon EventBridge Pipes

2022-12-01 18:08:56 @ AWS Blog

It is increasingly common to use multiple cloud services as building blocks to assemble a modern event-driven application. Using purpose-built services to accomplish a particular task ensures developers get the best capabilities for their use case. However Tweet

Step Functions Distributed Map – A Serverless Solution for Large-Scale Parallel Data Processing

2022-12-01 17:58:32 @ AWS Blog

I am excited to announce the availability of a distributed map for AWS Step Functions. This flow extends support for orchestrating large-scale parallel workloads such as the on-demand processing of semi-structured data. Step Function’s map state executes t Tweet

‘The Greatest’ — Short Film From Apple Celebrating Accessibility Features

2022-12-01 17:43:27 @ Daring Fireball

People without arms using touchscreen phones. A deaf mother whose watch lets her know that her baby is crying. A blind man whose phone tells him not just that a door is in front of him, but what it says on the door. These are the days of miracles and wond Tweet

How do we keep the community connected?

2022-12-01 17:37:00 @ Computational Complexity

A colleague said how they enjoyed watching the collapse of Twitter under Elon Musk. But I use Twitter to keep connected to the CS community. In Twitter I hear not only new results but ones that excite particular people. I watch the debate between those Tweet

Ooh.directory

2022-12-01 17:34:44 @ Daring Fireball

Phil Gyford has launched a splendid new directory of blogs: For years I’ve seen people moan that “nobody blogs any more”, all while my feed reader was overflowing with new blogposts I never had time to read. I want to demonstrate that there are lots a Tweet

Kottke Is Back From Sabbatical

2022-12-01 17:21:09 @ Daring Fireball

His first day back in the saddle and I’m already gleaning great links to steal.  ★  Tweet

Crucial Computer Program for Particle Physics at Risk of Obsolescence

2022-12-01 17:01:27 @ Quanta Magazine

Maintenance of the software that’s used for the hardest physics calculations rests almost entirely with a retiree. The situation reveals the problematic incentive structure of academia. The post Crucial Computer Program for Particle Physics at Tweet

Webb, Keck Telescopes Team Up to Track Clouds on Saturn’s Moon Titan

2022-12-01 16:59:40 @ Nasa Webb

Editor’s Note: This post highlights data from Webb science in progress, which has not yet been through the peer-review process. On the morning of Saturday, Nov. 5, an international team of planetary scientists woke up with great delight to the first Webb i Tweet

Telescopes, awk, and learning

2022-12-01 16:29:25 @ The Endeavour

Here’s a quote I think about often: “It is faster to make a four-inch mirror and then a six-inch mirror than to make a six-inch mirror.” — Bill McKeenan, Thompson’s law of telescopes If your goal is to make a six-inch mirror, Tweet

Not even trying to cross an airtight hatchway: Calling a function in your own process by synthesizing a function pointer

2022-12-01 16:11:46 @ old new thing

You can already attack yourself in far more interesting ways. The post Not even trying to cross an airtight hatchway: Calling a function in your own process by synthesizing a function pointer appeared first on The Old New Thing . Tweet

Introducing a product delivery culture at Etsy

2022-12-01 16:10:00 @ Martin Fowler

A second article exploring the challenges Etsy faced as it scaled up. Tim Cochran relates how CTO Mike Fisher identified problems with the product delivery process, built a cross-functional Product Delivery Culture team to analyze the situation, Tweet

The messy version of Napoleon’s theorem

2022-12-01 14:56:09 @ The Endeavour

Napoleon’s theorem is usually presented as I presented it in the previous post. You start with a triangle (solid blue) and add equilateral triangles (dashed green) on the outside of the triangle. When you connect the centroids of these triangles you Tweet

AWS Lambda SnapStart Accelerates Java Functions

2022-12-01 12:00:00 @ InfoQ

At the recent re:Invent, AWS announced an update to its FaaS offering Lambda with SnapStart feature that reduces the cold start for Java Functions. By Steef-Jan Wiggers Tweet

Effective Retrospectives Require Skilled Facilitators

2022-12-01 10:42:00 @ InfoQ

Retrospective facilitators can develop their facilitation skills by self-study and training, and by doing retrospectives. Better retrospective facilitation can lead to higher effectiveness of change and impact the progress of an organization. By Ben Li Tweet

El podcast Coffee Break: Señal y Ruido es el ganador en Ciencia de la 5ª edición de los Premios iVoox 2022

2022-12-01 10:18:00 @ La Ciencia de la Mula Francis

Enhorabuena a todas las oyentes del podcast Coffee Break: Señal y Ruido. Gracias a vosotras, cientófilas, se ha logrado el Premio iVoox de Ciencia de la audiencia, con 2622 votos. […] La entrada El podcast Coffee Break: Señal y Ruido es el ganado Tweet

AWS Announces DataZone, a New Data Management Service to Govern Data

2022-12-01 09:28:00 @ InfoQ

At AWS re:Invent, Amazon Web Services announced Amazon DataZone, a new data management service that makes it faster and easier for customers to catalog, discover, share, and govern data stored across AWS, on-premises, and third-party sources. By Daniel Tweet

Francis en Luciérnagas: Los premios Nobel de Química y Medicina de 2022

2022-12-01 09:18:24 @ La Ciencia de la Mula Francis

He participado en el episodio «La química bioortogonal, la química del click y los premios Nobel de Química 2022. Francisco Villatoro. UMA», 29 nov 2022 [iVoox], del programa de radio Luciérnagas, @Luciernagas_20, […] La entrada Francis en Luciér Tweet

Oceanic+ App for Apple Watch Ultra Launches

2022-12-01 05:20:25 @ Daring Fireball

Apple Newsroom has a long feature story on Oceanic+, an app that turns Apple Watch Ultra into a serious dive computer, and which was previewed extensively during the Ultra’s introduction: “One of our first goals was to keep it intuitive,” says [CEO] M Tweet

Icon Speedruns: Flag and Pushpin

2022-12-01 05:08:00 @ Daring Fireball

New YouTube channel from designer extraordinaire Marc Edwards. I could watch stuff like this all day. I just love watching someone who’s good at what they do, do what they do.  ★  Tweet

Reed Albergotti: Kinda Smart on Apple and China, Kinda Dumb on Green Bubbles

2022-12-01 04:30:00 @ Daring Fireball

Reed Albergotti, formerly of The Washington Post, now writing for Semafor, in a piece with the clickbait headline “Apple’s Chinese Dream Is Over”: China is also no longer cheap. Wages have skyrocketed, with the average factory worker making $6 per ho Tweet

NBC News: ‘The Inside Story of Trump’s Explosive Dinner With Ye and Nick Fuentes’

2022-12-01 04:01:34 @ Daring Fireball

I’m quite sure many of you are sick of Donald Trump and actively avoid reading about him. But you’ll enjoy this exquisite story on how he wound up having dinner last week with an outspoken racist and antisemite. Marc Caputo, reporting for NBC News: “I Tweet

WSJ: ‘Elon Musk’s Boring Company Ghosts Cities Across America’

2022-12-01 03:52:18 @ Daring Fireball

Ted Mann and Julie Bykowicz, reporting for The Wall Street Journal ( News+ link ): That fall, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan was standing at a fenced-off site affixed with Boring signs near Fort Meade and telling a videographer to “get ready” for a high-sp Tweet

‘How the Wordle Editor Is Ruining Wordle’

2022-12-01 02:42:53 @ Daring Fireball

Lizzie O’Leary, writing for Slate: Look: I’m sure that Tracy Bennett, the Wordle editor, is a lovely person and a skilled crossword editor. But when I do a Wordle and discover I’ve walked into someone else’s pun, I feel foolish. The butt of a middlebr Tweet

Life Is Hard. And That’s Good

2022-12-01 01:44:23 @ Nautilus blog

When the going gets tough, the tough get philosophical. The post Life Is Hard. And That’s Good appeared first on Nautilus . Tweet

AWS Marketplace Vendor Insights – Simplify Third-Party Software Risk Assessments

2022-12-01 00:49:57 @ AWS Blog

AWS Marketplace Vendor Insights is a new capability of AWS Marketplace. It simplifies third-party software risk assessments when procuring solutions from the AWS Marketplace. It helps you to ensure that the third-party software continuously meets your indu Tweet

Napoleon’s theorem

2022-11-30 23:59:49 @ The Endeavour

The following theorem is attributed to Napoleon Bonaparte (1769–1821). There’s some debate over whether Napoleon was the first to discover the theorem, but I don’t believe there’s any doubt that the theorem, like Morley’s theorem f Tweet

TED Idea Search: Southeast Asia 2022 winners selected

2022-11-30 23:55:37 @ TED Blog

From July through September, the TED Idea Search: Southeast Asia 2022 applications were open to anyone living in or descended from Southeast Asia. Applicants were required to create a two-minute video as a part of their submission. After sorting through hu Tweet

Windows Subsystem for Linux Now Generally Available in Microsoft Store

2022-11-30 23:00:00 @ InfoQ

The Windows Subsystem for Linux has reached GA status in the Microsoft Store, adding support for Windows 10 in addition to Windows 11. Among the most notable features in WSL 1.0.0 are opt-in systemd support and the possibility of running Linux GUI applic Tweet

The Financial Times: ‘Twitter’s $5bn-a-Year Business Hit as Elon Musk Clashes With Advertisers’

2022-11-30 22:52:00 @ Daring Fireball

Hannah Murphy, Alex Barker, and Arjun Neil Alim, reporting for The Financial Times: Multiple top advertising agencies and media buyers told the Financial Times that nearly all of the big brands they represent have paused spending on the social media p Tweet

Tim Cook Hosts Elon Musk at Apple Park

2022-11-30 22:45:45 @ Daring Fireball

A little birdie told me Cook was walking around campus with Musk a few minutes ago, but unsurprisingly, Musk himself broke the news. As the saying goes, keep your friends close and your enemies closer. Update: “Diplomacy” is clearly Tim Cook’s middle Tweet

Clicking with Your Kin

2022-11-30 21:57:15 @ Nautilus blog

How sperm whale sounds are like team uniforms. The post Clicking with Your Kin appeared first on Nautilus . Tweet

This Week’s Hype

2022-11-30 21:18:48 @ Not Even Wrong

This morning Quanta Magazine informs us that Physicists Create a Wormhole Using a Quantum Computer, promoting the article on Twitter with BREAKING: Physicists have built a wormhole and successfully sent information from one end to the other and Physicists Tweet

Using Firebase Cloud Messaging in Spring Boot Applications

2022-11-30 21:13:08 @ Baeldung

Learn how to send notification messages to web and mobile applications using Google's Firebase Cloud Messaging service.               Tweet

String Interpolation in Java

2022-11-30 21:06:51 @ Baeldung

Explore the topic of String interpolation in Java.               Tweet

‘Ivory’ — In-Development Mastodon Clients for iOS and Mac From Tapbots

2022-11-30 21:06:43 @ Daring Fireball

Tapbots, on Mastodon: Hello people of the Fediverse! Some of you may have heard that a new Mastodon client, Ivory, is in development for iOS (and Mac!). This is true! Tapbots is going all in on Mastodon and we hope this place continues to grow and thr Tweet

The Apple TV’s Upgrade Experience Needs an Upgrade

2022-11-30 20:50:47 @ Daring Fireball

Jason Snell, writing a few weeks ago at Six Colors: One Home Screen is a nice feature, but it’s not an iCloud backup of your Apple TV, nor is it the Apple TV equivalent of Migration Assistant. It is exactly what its name suggests — a home-screen-synci Tweet

Comments on AdS/CFT

2022-11-30 20:25:57 @ Not Even Wrong

This is something I wrote back in June, for context see the next posting. First of all, there’s the following, which is not strictly scientific, but very relevant to how one decides to evaluate progress in a subject. The Maldacena … Continue r Tweet

Get your apps ready for the holidays

2022-11-30 20:15:40 @ Apple Developer News and Updates

The busiest season on the App Store is almost here! Make sure your apps and product pages are up to date and ready in advance of the upcoming holidays. We’re pleased to remain open throughout the season again this year and look forward to accepting your s Tweet

New for Amazon SageMaker – Perform Shadow Tests to Compare Inference Performance Between ML Model Variants

2022-11-30 19:36:48 @ AWS Blog

As you move your machine learning (ML) workloads into production, you need to continuously monitor your deployed models and iterate when you observe a deviation in your model performance. When you build a new model, you typically start validating the model Tweet

Next Generation SageMaker Notebooks – Now with Built-in Data Preparation, Real-Time Collaboration, and Notebook Automation

2022-11-30 19:34:59 @ AWS Blog

In 2019, we introduced Amazon SageMaker Studio, the first fully integrated development environment (IDE) for data science and machine learning (ML). SageMaker Studio gives you access to fully managed Jupyter Notebooks that integrate with purpose-built tool Tweet

New – Share ML Models and Notebooks More Easily Within Your Organization with Amazon SageMaker JumpStart

2022-11-30 19:32:44 @ AWS Blog

Amazon SageMaker JumpStart is a machine learning (ML) hub that can help you accelerate your ML journey. SageMaker JumpStart gives you access to built-in algorithms with pre-trained models from popular model hubs, pre-trained foundation models to help you p Tweet

AWS Machine Learning University New Educator Enablement Program to Build Diverse Talent for ML/AI Jobs

2022-11-30 19:21:37 @ AWS Blog

AWS Machine Learning University is now providing a free educator enablement program. This program provides faculty at community colleges, minority-serving institutions (MSIs), and historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) with the skills and res Tweet

New for Amazon Redshift – Simplify Data Ingestion and Make Your Data Warehouse More Secure and Reliable

2022-11-30 19:18:42 @ AWS Blog

When we talk with customers, we hear that they want to be able to harness insights from data in order to make timely, impactful, and actionable business decisions. A common pattern with data-driven organizations is that they have many different data sources Tweet

New — Introducing Support for Real-Time and Batch Inference in Amazon SageMaker Data Wrangler

2022-11-30 19:14:14 @ AWS Blog

To build machine learning models, machine learning engineers need to develop a data transformation pipeline to prepare the data. The process of designing this pipeline is time-consuming and requires a cross-team collaboration between machine learning engin Tweet

New — Amazon SageMaker Data Wrangler Supports SaaS Applications as Data Sources

2022-11-30 19:12:05 @ AWS Blog

Data fuels machine learning. In machine learning, data preparation is the process of transforming raw data into a format that is suitable for further processing and analysis. The common process for data preparation starts with collecting data, then cleanin Tweet

Announcing Additional Data Connectors for Amazon AppFlow

2022-11-30 19:09:37 @ AWS Blog

Gathering insights from data is a more effective process if that data isn’t fragmented across multiple systems and data stores, whether on premises or in the cloud. Amazon AppFlow provides bidirectional data integration between on-premises systems and appl Tweet

New ML Governance Tools for Amazon SageMaker – Simplify Access Control and Enhance Transparency Over Your ML Projects

2022-11-30 18:51:02 @ AWS Blog

As companies increasingly adopt machine learning (ML) for their business applications, they are looking for ways to improve governance of their ML projects with simplified access control and enhanced visibility across the ML lifecycle. A common challenge i Tweet

Join the Preview – AWS Glue Data Quality

2022-11-30 18:49:38 @ AWS Blog

Back in 1980, at my second professional programming job, I was working on a project that analyzed driver’s license data from a bunch of US states. At that time data of that type was generally stored in fixed-length records, with values carefully (or not) e Tweet

Trilinear coordinates

2022-11-30 18:40:04 @ The Endeavour

The first time I saw a reference to trilinear coordinates I thought this must be another name for barycentric coordinates. It’s not. Barycentric coordinates come up often in applications, such as when working with finite element meshes. Trilinear co Tweet

New – Trusted Language Extensions for PostgreSQL on Amazon Aurora and Amazon RDS

2022-11-30 18:28:12 @ AWS Blog

PostgreSQL has become the preferred open-source relational database for many enterprises and start-ups with its extensible design for developers. One of the reasons developers use PostgreSQL is it allows them to add database functionality by building exten Tweet

Preview: Use Amazon SageMaker to Build, Train, and Deploy ML Models Using Geospatial Data

2022-11-30 18:15:43 @ AWS Blog

You use map apps every day to find your favorite restaurant or travel the fastest route using geospatial data. There are two types of geospatial data: vector data that uses two-dimensional geometries such as a building location (points), roads (lines), or Tweet

New – Redesigned UI for Amazon SageMaker Studio

2022-11-30 18:14:20 @ AWS Blog

Today, I’m excited to announce a new, redesigned user interface (UI) for Amazon SageMaker Studio. SageMaker Studio provides a single, web-based visual interface where you can perform all machine learning (ML) development steps with a comprehensive set of M Tweet

How to use App Engine pull tasks (Module 18)

2022-11-30 18:00:00 @ Google Developers

Posted by Wesley Chun ( @wescpy ), Developer Advocate, Google Cloud Introduction and background The Serverless Migration Station mini-series helps App Engine developers modernize their apps to the latest language runtimes, such as fr Tweet

Announcing Amazon DocumentDB Elastic Clusters

2022-11-30 17:58:50 @ AWS Blog

Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB compatibility) is a scalable, highly durable, and fully managed database service for operating mission-critical JSON workloads. It is one of AWS fast-growing services with customers including BBC, Dow Jones, and Samsung rely Tweet

Physicists Create a Holographic Wormhole Using a Quantum Computer

2022-11-30 17:00:34 @ Quanta Magazine

The unprecedented experiment explores the possibility that space-time somehow emerges from quantum information. The post Physicists Create a Holographic Wormhole Using a Quantum Computer first appeared on Quanta Magazine Tweet

Science News Nov 30

2022-11-30 17:00:00 @ Backreaction

Today we’ll talk about Trouble at ITER, robots that build robots, air pollution, AI that classifies supernovae, a small asteroid that hit Canada, Super GPS, a new supercomputer simulation of the sun, a quantum thermometer. And of course, the telephone Tweet

Science News Nov 30

2022-11-30 17:00:00 @ Sabine Hossenfelder

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Linkage

2022-11-30 16:47:00 @ 0xDE

Digital astronomy with cellular automata (\(\mathbb{M}\), via). No, this is not about using CA to study patterns in the sky (though that might be interesting); it is about using UMAP dimension-reduction techniques to create something like a Hertzsprung-Rus Tweet

I used FILE_FLAG_SEQUENTIAL_SCAN but it didn’t seem to speed up my sequential scanning

2022-11-30 16:00:00 @ old new thing

It triggers prefetching, but your usage pattern may mean that prefetch doesn't mean much. The post I used <CODE>FILE_FLAG_SEQUENTIAL_SCAN</CODE> but it didn’t seem to speed up my sequential scanning appeared first on The Old New Thi Tweet

Unexpected symmetry

2022-11-30 13:04:21 @ The Endeavour

Take an arbitrary triangle and draw the trisectors of each angle. Morley’s theorem says that the trisector lines will intersect at the vertices of an equilateral triangle. This theorem is surprising because out of a triangle with no symmetry pops a Tweet

Azure SQL Database External REST Endpoints Integration Now in Public Preview

2022-11-30 11:00:00 @ InfoQ

Microsoft recently announced the public preview of Azure SQL Database External REST Endpoint Integration – an ability to call a REST endpoint natively from Azure SQL Database. By Steef-Jan Wiggers Tweet

BoS Conf Scholarships 2023

2022-11-30 10:15:00 @ Business of Software Blog

Business of Software Conference Europe 27-28 March, Cambridge UK Business of Software Conference USA (Dates and location TBC) The brightest software entrepreneurs from across the world will be meeting at BoS events throughout 2023 to interact with their pe Tweet

AWS Introduces CloudFront Continuous Deployment for Blue-Green and Canary Strategies

2022-11-30 08:43:00 @ InfoQ

AWS announced that CloudFront now supports continuous deployment to test and validate the configuration changes with a portion of live traffic. The new feature of the AWS content delivery network simplifies blue-green and canary deployment strategies. Tweet

This Week in Rust 471

2022-11-30 06:00:00 @ This Week in Rust

Hello and welcome to another issue of This Week in Rust ! Rust is a programming language empowering everyone to build reliable and efficient software. This is a weekly summary of its progress and community. Want something mentioned? Tag us at @ThisWee Tweet

This Week’s Finds – Lecture 10

2022-11-30 04:00:08 @ John Carlos Baez

  This was the last of this year’s lectures on This Week’s Finds. You can see all ten lectures here. I will continue in September 2023. This time I spoke about quaternions in physics and Dyson’s ‘three-fold way’: the way Tweet

This Week’s Finds – Lecture 10

2022-11-30 04:00:08 @ Physics Phorums

  This was the last of this year’s lectures on This Week’s Finds. You can see all ten lectures here. I will continue in September 2023. This time I spoke about quaternions in physics and Dyson’s ‘three-fold way’: the way Tweet

[Sponsor] Doxie Pro — The Document Scanner for Home, Office, or Home Office

2022-11-30 03:40:07 @ Daring Fireball

When so many people went home for work, so did we. We repurposed our living rooms, kitchens, and even bedrooms to be work-from-home spaces. That time gave us a new perspective on our products. We asked, “how can we adapt document scanning to make any size Tweet

Elliptic functions of a complex argument in Python

2022-11-30 02:15:02 @ The Endeavour

I used Mathematica to create the graphics for my previous two posts because SciPy didn’t have the functions I needed. In particular, elliptic integrals and elliptic functions in SciPy only take real-valued arguments, but I needed to use complex argu Tweet

‘Everyone’ AirDrop Is Now Limited to Just 10 Minutes for iPhone Users in China

2022-11-30 02:08:58 @ Daring Fireball

Filipe Espósito, reporting for 9to5Mac two weeks ago: As noted by 9to5Mac readers, today’s update adds a time limit when the user chooses to enable AirDrop for everyone, not just contacts. With this change, people in China can no longer keep AirDrop t Tweet

‘Maximum Viable Product’

2022-11-30 01:56:13 @ Daring Fireball

Clive Thompson, in a piece from April: What if more developers developed a sense for the “maximum” number of things a product should do — and stopped there? What if more software firms decided, “Hey! We’ve reached the absolute perfect set of featu Tweet

The Argument for Native Mobile Software Development

2022-11-30 01:00:00 @ The Syndicate

MartianCraft Staff MartianCraft has been an iOS-focused design and development agency for well over a decade. We had three apps waiting for approval when the App Store rolled out. So yes, we are biased when it comes to native iOS dev Tweet

Ropsten Shutdown Announcement

2022-11-30 01:00:00 @ Ethereum blog

As previously announced, the Ropsten network has been deprecated and will be shut down in the coming weeks. Over the past few months, infrastructure providers have gradually stopped supporting the network and validator participation rates have been steadil Tweet

How Amazon Shopping Ads Are Disguised as Real Results

2022-11-30 00:48:54 @ Daring Fireball

Geoffrey Fowler, writing for The Washington Post: Amazon is the first app many of us think about to buy things online. But is it actually a good place to go shopping? When you search for a product on Amazon, you may not realize that most of what you s Tweet

Apple’s Ad Spend on Twitter: $48M in Q1

2022-11-30 00:42:39 @ Daring Fireball

Cat Zakrzewski, Faiz Siddiqui, and Jeremy B. Merrill, reporting for The Washington Post: In the first quarter, Apple was the top advertiser on Twitter, spending $48 million on ads on the social network, according to a document reviewed by The Washingt Tweet

Why We Need Muck to Fight Rising Sea Levels

2022-11-29 22:50:49 @ Nautilus blog

We've starved marshes of their essential sediment—now can we repair them in time? The post Why We Need Muck to Fight Rising Sea Levels appeared first on Nautilus . Tweet

This Week’s Finds – Lecture 9

2022-11-29 21:00:40 @ John Carlos Baez

  In this talk I explained the quaternions and octonions, and showed how to multiply them using the dot product and cross product of vectors. For more details, including a proof that octonion multiplication obeys |ab|=|a||b Tweet

This Week’s Finds – Lecture 9

2022-11-29 21:00:40 @ Physics Phorums

  In this talk I explained the quaternions and octonions, and showed how to multiply them using the dot product and cross product of vectors. For more details, including a proof that octonion multiplication obeys |ab|=|a||b Tweet

Part 4: Beyond The Code and What I’ve Learned – Ethereum Payment

2022-11-29 20:18:30 @ Code Capsule

I'm sharing what I've learned while developing this project in terms of tech specificities product design when creating for the blockchain. The post Part 4: Beyond The Code and What I’ve Learned – Ethereum Payment first appeared on Code Capsule . Tweet

Part 3: Processing Payments – Ethereum Payment

2022-11-29 20:18:12 @ Code Capsule

A walkthrough of the steps needed to process and validate payments from a web application on the Ethereum blockchain. The post Part 3: Processing Payments – Ethereum Payment first appeared on Code Capsule . Tweet

YC Happy Hour at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference

2022-11-29 17:51:00 @ YC

Join us for a happy hour during the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco on January 10th. If you’re a YC alum, an investor, industry leader, or are interested in starting a bio or healthcare company, we’d love to see you there. Tweet

Mathematical Trio Advances Centuries-Old Number Theory Problem

2022-11-29 17:12:00 @ Quanta Magazine

The work — the first-ever limit on how many whole numbers can be written as the sum of two cubed fractions — makes significant headway on “a recurring embarrassment for number theorists.” The post Mathematical Trio Advances Centuries-Old Numbe Tweet

Dubious security vulnerability: Reading the files in the WindowsApps folder

2022-11-29 16:00:00 @ old new thing

You already had access to those files, by virtue of the fact that they ran in the first place. The post Dubious security vulnerability: Reading the files in the WindowsApps folder appeared first on The Old New Thing . Tweet

Consequences of Etsy's move to the cloud

2022-11-29 15:48:00 @ Martin Fowler

Tim Cochran and Keyur Govande conclude their description of Etsy's cloud migration by looking at challenges, the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, how they continue to learn to improve their cloud usage, and their measurements of cost and carbon Tweet

Google's Code-as-Policies Lets Robots Write Their Own Code

2022-11-29 15:00:00 @ InfoQ

Researchers from Google's Robotics team have open-sourced Code-as-Policies (CaP), a robot control method that uses a large language model (LLM) to generate robot-control code that achieves a user-specified goal. CaP uses a hierarchical prompting techniqu Tweet

This Week’s Finds – Lecture 8

2022-11-29 13:20:54 @ John Carlos Baez

  In this talk I explained the E8 root lattice and how it gives rise to the ‘octooctonionic projective plane’, a 128-dimensional manifold on which the compact Lie group called E8 acts as symmetries. I also discussed how some special root l Tweet

This Week’s Finds – Lecture 8

2022-11-29 13:20:54 @ Physics Phorums

  In this talk I explained the E8 root lattice and how it gives rise to the ‘octooctonionic projective plane’, a 128-dimensional manifold on which the compact Lie group called E8 acts as symmetries. I also discussed how some special root l Tweet

How Can We Spot Fake Product Reviews?

2022-11-29 09:43:55 @ Nautilus blog

One question for Brett Hollenbeck, an economist at the University of California, Los Angeles. The post How Can We Spot Fake Product Reviews? appeared first on Nautilus . Tweet

A Guide to Vagrant

2022-11-29 08:57:05 @ Baeldung

Learn how to manage development environments with Vagrant and understand the use cases and the different configuration options.             Related Stories How to Run TestNG Tests on Jenkins Using Foresig Tweet

MongoDB vs. Couchbase

2022-11-29 08:54:41 @ Baeldung

Explore the similarities and differences between MongoDB and Couchbase in terms of the architecture, features, data model, and more.               Tweet

Difference Between Map.ofEntries() and Map.of()

2022-11-29 08:49:52 @ Baeldung

Take a closer look at these two static factory methods for immutable maps and explain which one is suitable for which purpose.               Tweet

Spring Boot FeignClient vs. WebClient

2022-11-29 08:40:49 @ Baeldung

Compare two styles of writing web clients in Spring.               Tweet

Choosing the Right Java Collection

2022-11-29 08:34:52 @ Baeldung

Explore all collection interfaces and collection classes in the Java library.               Tweet

Overriding the Values of Remote Properties in Spring Cloud Config

2022-11-29 08:22:57 @ Baeldung

Explore different ways of overriding the values of remote properties in Spring Cloud Config.               Tweet

App Store Awards 2022

2022-11-29 05:00:29 @ Apple Developer News and Updates

For over a decade, the App Store editorial team has taken a moment at the end of the year to celebrate the very best apps and games. We’ve heralded the work of individual self-taught developers and huge international teams. With so many wonderful app Tweet

Congratulations to the App Store Award winners

2022-11-29 04:00:49 @ Apple Developer News and Updates

Every year, the App Store editorial team celebrates exceptional apps that improve people’s lives while showcasing the highest levels of technical innovation, user experience, design, and positive cultural impact. Join us in celebrating the work of outs Tweet

Yours Truly, Guesting on Upgrade

2022-11-29 02:50:11 @ Daring Fireball

Jason Snell: John Gruber joins Jason on Upgrade for the first time. Topics include eWorld, Apple’s iPhone production problems in China, FIFA and Qatar and the World Cup, the reasons behind Apple’s sports ambitions, BBEdit, regular expressions, Perl an Tweet

iPhone 14 Pro Assembly Hit by COVID Protests in China

2022-11-29 01:43:04 @ Daring Fireball

Vlad Savov, reporting for Bloomberg: * Turmoil at Apple Inc.’s key manufacturing hub of Zhengzhou is likely to result in a production shortfall of close to 6 million iPhone Pro units this year, according to a person familiar with assembly operations. Tweet

Protests Erupt Across China

2022-11-29 01:29:56 @ Daring Fireball

Vivian Wang, reporting for The New York Times from Beijing: “We don’t want lockdowns, we want freedom!” the protesters shouted as they wound westward through one of the city’s neatly manicured embassy districts, where a Four Seasons hotel stands along Tweet

Yahoo Takes Minority Stake in Ad Network Taboola (And, by the Way, Yahoo Is Still Around)

2022-11-29 01:23:49 @ Daring Fireball

Lauren Hirsch and Benjamin Mullin, reporting for The New York Times: Yahoo is deepening its push into digital advertising, even as its competitors warn that the market is faltering. The internet pioneer, which was taken private in a $5 billion deal Tweet

Would you be more productive if you didn't log on? It worked for Christopher Havens!

2022-11-29 00:47:00 @ Computational Complexity

There are times when NOT having computer access (is that possible anymore?) can make you MORE productive.  1) I did a lot of my Muffin Work when I was in Mexico for a bar matzah and had no computer access, and no Television in English (though Te Tweet

Should Be Easy, Indeed

2022-11-28 23:31:25 @ Daring Fireball

Speaking of asininity (albeit, thankfully, not toxic in this case), over the weekend Elon Musk, responding to some idiot’s idea that “The man builds rockets to Mars, a silly little smartphone should be easy, right?”, offhandedly tweeted : I certainly Tweet

Today, in Twitter-Apple Drama

2022-11-28 23:04:58 @ Daring Fireball

Elon Musk: Apple has mostly stopped advertising on Twitter. Do they hate free speech in America? What’s going on here @tim_cook? I heard from a source who spent time working in Twitter’s ad products organization that Apple, until recently, was n Tweet

When to step-up your Google Pay transactions as a PSP

2022-11-28 22:30:00 @ Google Developers

Posted by Dominik Mengelt, Developer Relations Engineer, Google Pay and Nick Alteen, Technical Writer, Engineering, Wallet What is step-up authentication? When processing payments, step-up authentication (or simply “step-up”) is the p Tweet

NASA Webb Image Coming This Week

2022-11-28 21:46:17 @ Nasa Webb

NASA will share a new image or spectrum from the James Webb Space Telescope at least every other week on the mission’s blog. This week, check the blog on Thursday, Dec. 1 at 11 a.m. EST for new images highlighting one of Saturn’s moons. In the meantime, le Tweet

Take Part in Advent of Code 2022 in Kotlin and Win Prizes!

2022-11-28 19:04:58 @ Kotlin Blog

Make a list and check it twice because Advent of Code season is almost here! We can’t wait for December 1, when the first of the 25 holiday-themed puzzles unlocks on adventofcode.com.  For the second year in a row, JetBrains will be sponsoring Advent Tweet

Take Part in Advent of Code 2022 in Kotlin and Win Prizes!

2022-11-28 19:04:58 @ Kotlin news

Make a list and check it twice because Advent of Code season is almost here! We can’t wait for December 1, when the first of the 25 holiday-themed puzzles unlocks on adventofcode.com.  For the second year in a row, JetBrains will be sponsoring Advent Tweet

There’s still time to meet with App Store experts

2022-11-28 18:00:56 @ Apple Developer News and Updates

Connect with experts online to learn how to make the most of App Store features. Discover how to attract new customers, test marketing strategies, add subscriptions, and so much more. Live presentations with Q&A are being held through December 8 in Tweet

The Brain Uses Calculus to Control Fast Movements

2022-11-28 16:48:32 @ Quanta Magazine

Researchers discover that to sharpen its control over precision maneuvers, the brain uses comparisons between control signals — not the signals themselves. The post The Brain Uses Calculus to Control Fast Movements first appeared on Quanta M Tweet

What kind of caller diagnostic information can I get from exceptions thrown by C++/WinRT and wil?, C++20 edition

2022-11-28 16:00:01 @ old new thing

The state of the art has moved forward slightly. The post What kind of caller diagnostic information can I get from exceptions thrown by C++/WinRT and wil?, C++20 edition appeared first on The Old New Thing . Tweet

The case of the application that used thread local storage it never allocated

2022-11-28 16:00:00 @ old new thing

Of course it's there, isn't it? I mean, it's always been there. The post The case of the application that used thread local storage it never allocated appeared first on The Old New Thing . Tweet

Conformal map between square and disk

2022-11-28 15:21:48 @ The Endeavour

Conformal maps transform one region into another while preserving angles. You might solve a PDE, for example, by mapping it to a standard region, solving it there, then mapping the solution back to the original region. Some tasks are easier to do in a squ Tweet

How to Serialize a Singleton in Java

2022-11-28 14:09:43 @ Baeldung

Learn how to create a serializable singleton class in Java.               Tweet

Persisting the Query Model

2022-11-28 14:06:01 @ Baeldung

Look at persisting Axon framework's query model.               Tweet

Enum Mapping in Spring Boot

2022-11-28 14:02:37 @ Baeldung

Explore different ways to implement case-insensitive enum mapping in Spring Boot.               Tweet

HOWTO: Avoid temptation -- why avoiding temptation is harder than you think

2022-11-28 13:16:39 @ Matt Might's blog

The ability to avoid temptation is a modern superpower. With temptation ubiquitous, avoiding it is essential in fighting procrastination; keeping finances healthy; managing diet and weight; boosting productivity; and maintaining healthy relationships. Tweet

CloudKit Console Act As iCloud Account

2022-11-28 11:14:19 @ Use Your Loaf

When working with the CloudKit production environment I need to be able to view data for iCloud accounts other than my development account. Development Environment I’ve been experimenting with syncing a private Core Data database with CloudKit Tweet