The Hidden Value of TikTok

As if 2020 wasn't weird enough, Oracle bought the US operations of TikTok, which makes no sense.

Except when it does.

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Commented Links for 2020-08-29

YouTube Unhideable Political Ads, Fediverse Out of Play Store, Haskell From Zero, Haskell Mini-Patterns, Rust Thread Pools, Embedded Rust Logging Crate, Predicable Oracle, Falsehoods About Addresses, Track This.

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Functional Python Programming - Create Succinct and Expressive Implementations with Python - Steven F. Lott

GoodReads Summary: With Functional Python Programming by your side you’ll understand the core concepts of function Python, its impact on the programming workflow, and how to implement it in Python, giving you the ability to take your applications to an even higher level.

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Commented Links for 2020-08-15

Rust Docs On the Comand Line, Emacs Doom, Apple ARM Cascade Effect, Software Architecture, Uploads in Flask, Flask and Prometheus, Rust in Apple, Configuration Files In Rust, Rust Builder Pattern, Ruining Phipher Sites With Bash, Run Code Online, Free Action Cult, What Is Mozilla, Rust SPAs, GNOME Extensions, Git in Rust.

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Commented Links for 2020-08-09

VimConf, Better SQL, Git Branches, Excel Fucking Science, OpenJDK on ARM, Rust CLI Tools, DataFrames in Rust, World Windows.

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Introducing Erlang: Getting Started in Functional Programming - Simon St. Laurent

GoodReads Summary: If you’re new to Erlang, its functional style can seem difficult, but with help from this hands-on introduction, you’ll scale the learning curve and discover how enjoyable, powerful, and fun this language can be.

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Commented Links for 2020-08-02

Async/Await Fails, Facebook Complains About iOS 14, Telegram on Emacs, Go is Google Language, Copyleft is Copyright, Google Blaiming "The Algorithm" Again, Many Teams Fragmentations.

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Commented Links for 2020-07-26

Datomic Internals, Developer Advice, Racism@Google, Logging, Code To Delete, Being a Product Manager, Syntax Highlight, Rust Module System.

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Introducing Elixir: Getting Started in Functional Programming - Simon St.Laurent, J. David Eisenberg

GoodReads Summary: Authors Simon St. Laurent and J. David Eisenberg show you how to write simple Elixir programs by teaching you one skill at a time. You'll learn about pattern matching, recursion, message passing, process-oriented programming, and establishing pathways for data rather than telling it where to go. By the end of your journey, you'll understand why Elixir is ideal for concurrency and resilience.

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How to Kill Developer Productivity

There are several ways to not kill developer productivity in a project. Unfortunately, the real causes are never discussed.

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