State of Technology #74

elsewhere

 

Architecture

Rich JavaScript Applications– 7 Frameworks

 

Code

 

How the new Facebook for iOS solved for speed

 

In iOS, the main thread drives the UI and handles touch events, so the more work we do on the main thread, the slower the app feels. Instead, we take care to perform computationally expensive tasks in the background. This means all our networking activity, JSON parsing, NSManagedObject creation, and saving to disk never touches the main thread.’

 

Design

 

5 Design Tricks Facebook Uses to Affect Privacy Decisions

 

Essay

 

How Digital Mapping is Mapping Us?

 

Street View Trekker, a bulky backpack with several 15-megapixel cameras protruding on a stalk, so that operatives can capture “offroad” imagery from hiking trails, narrow alleyways or the forest floor.’

 

Mobile

 

Breaking the Mobile Web– how to make fast mobile apps with the 4 device limitations –

1.      Battery

2.      Latency

3.      Memory

4.      Responsiveness

 

SaaS

 

Cleaning Bad Code. Step 0: Is it worth doing?

 

Service

 

Increasingly Companies areusing quirky HTTP Headers for Recruiting

 

Social

 

60% of Amazon Reviews are Five Stars, andmany of them are purchased

 

Tool

 

An Entire Book Printed in DNA

 

Hack

 

Best Pareidolia Ever?

 

 

etc

 

Parting Thought

 

‘Paying attention in a distracted world: it’s like bringing a gun to a knife fight.’ – James Shelley

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About Nilendu Misra
I love to learn, create and coach. Things that I do well are - Communicating ideas - verbally or through words and diagrams; Problem Solving - Logical or Abstract; Very Large Scale Systems; think about 'Frighteningly Simple' approach first. Things that I intend to do better are - Establishing Stringent Process; Exchanging Tough Feedback; Keeping up with my reading or To-Do list to be able to completely relax.

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