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NewsThe Power of Pythonista 1.2 PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 12:14 
NewsProgramming Isn’t Hard, It’s Just Frustrating – This is Why There is a Shortage of Programmers PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 12:13 
GeneralRe: Programming Isn’t Hard, It’s Just Frustrating – This is Why There is a Shortage of Programmers Pinmemberdevvvy12-Nov-12 15:31 
News7 Python Libraries you should know about PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 12:13 
NewsSurvival by the Cloud PinmemberGeekForChrist12-Nov-12 11:23 
GeneralRe: Survival by the Cloud PinmemberJan Steyn15-Nov-12 4:40 
GeneralRe: Survival by the Cloud PinmemberGeekforChrist15-Nov-12 5:43 
NewsWhy Hackers Hate Windows 8 PinmemberGeekForChrist12-Nov-12 11:18 
NewsAs Mobile Device Sales Take Off, Intel’s Microprocessor Business Is Losing Out PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 10:47 
GeneralRe: As Mobile Device Sales Take Off, Intel’s Microprocessor Business Is Losing Out PinmemberDan Neely13-Nov-12 4:04 
GeneralRe: As Mobile Device Sales Take Off, Intel’s Microprocessor Business Is Losing Out PinmemberLloyd Atkinson13-Nov-12 8:32 
NewsWhy I probably won’t buy a Windows Phone 8 device this fall PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 10:46 
NewsData science in the natural sciences PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 10:46 
NewsWhy Build a New SQL Database? PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 10:46 
When I’m at conferences or meetups and people discover I work for a company building a new database, there are usually a few puzzled looks. Explaining the technology behind Akiban to people is easy but the usual reason for the puzzlement is that many people wonder why on earth a company would want to develop a new database from scratch when so many alternatives already exist. There are good reasons, but I’ve struggled with articulating them especially when someone wants a 90 second explanation at a conference. In the interest of having an answer that I can easily refer people to, here’s what I think we’re trying to do. These are the problems that Akiban is aiming to solve.
The pendulum swings: from SQL to NoSQL to MoreSQL...
NewsRemembering COM PinstaffTerrence Dorsey12-Nov-12 10:45 
GeneralRe: Remembering COM PinprotectorPete O'Hanlon12-Nov-12 11:39 
NewsThe future's bright; the future's C++ PinprotectorPete O'Hanlon12-Nov-12 9:55 
NewsWindows 8 on a multi-display desktop PC without a touch screen: the Logitech T650 touch pad PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 13:31 
GeneralRe: Windows 8 on a multi-display desktop PC without a touch screen: the Logitech T650 touch pad PinmemberDan Neely12-Nov-12 18:42 
News20 All Too Common Coding Pitfalls For Beginners PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 13:31 
NewsBiggest Windows Phone 8 Feature? Could be C++ PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 13:30 
GeneralRe: Biggest Windows Phone 8 Feature? Could be C++ PinmemberLloyd Atkinson11-Nov-12 14:44 
GeneralRe: Biggest Windows Phone 8 Feature? Could be C++ Pinmemberenhzflep11-Nov-12 20:59 
GeneralRe: Biggest Windows Phone 8 Feature? Could be C++ Pinmembered welch12-Nov-12 8:04 
NewsZen Coding in Visual Studio 2012 PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 13:30 
NewsJim Gray on Data Management: Past, Present, and Future [PDF] PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 13:29 
GeneralRe: Jim Gray on Data Management: Past, Present, and Future [PDF] PinmemberVivic11-Nov-12 17:10 
GeneralRe: Jim Gray on Data Management: Past, Present, and Future [PDF] PinmemberVivic11-Nov-12 17:21 
NewsFear of Macros PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 12:06 
NewsRemember TI-84 calculators? They’re finally getting color screens PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 12:05 
GeneralRe: Remember TI-84 calculators? They’re finally getting color screens Pinmemberlewax0011-Nov-12 13:17 
GeneralRe: Remember TI-84 calculators? They’re finally getting color screens PinmemberZac Greve11-Nov-12 14:59 
NewsMicrosoft details its strategy for compiling Windows Phone apps in the cloud PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 12:05 
NewsEvil, or why Douglas Crockford is harmful to Free Software PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 12:04 
GeneralRe: Evil, or why Douglas Crockford is harmful to Free Software PinmemberZac Greve11-Nov-12 15:11 
NewsDon’t trust a password management system you design yourself! PinstaffTerrence Dorsey11-Nov-12 12:04 
NewsWhy Romney's Orca killer app beached on Election Day PinmemberMichael Bergman10-Nov-12 14:39 
GeneralRe: Why Romney's Orca killer app beached on Election Day Pinmemberenhzflep11-Nov-12 3:44 
NewsMicrosoft Research demos real-time speech translation PinmemberRavi Bhavnani9-Nov-12 2:48 
NewsTarnished Silver: Assessing the new king of stats PinstaffTerrence Dorsey8-Nov-12 16:33 
GeneralRe: Tarnished Silver: Assessing the new king of stats PinmemberMichael Bergman10-Nov-12 17:50 
GeneralRe: Tarnished Silver: Assessing the new king of stats PinmemberEddy Vluggen11-Nov-12 0:21 
NewsA non-traditional "Hello World" app with Windows 8 PinstaffTerrence Dorsey8-Nov-12 11:42 
NewsWindows Store app Development Snack: The vastness of CPU time PinstaffTerrence Dorsey8-Nov-12 11:42 
NewsPeter-Paul Koch: A Pixel is not a Pixel [video] PinstaffTerrence Dorsey8-Nov-12 11:41 
NewsI Am a Terrible Programmer PinstaffTerrence Dorsey8-Nov-12 11:41 
GeneralRe: I Am a Terrible Programmer PinmemberMichael Bergman8-Nov-12 12:39 
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