Monthly Archives: February 2010

Do You Even Know How To Design A Relational Database?

I’m really starting to wonder about this “NoSQL movement”. Everything I’ve read so far seems to have a severe case of tunnel vision – the only database anyone mentions in these NoSQL articles is MySQL, and they discuss how they … Continue reading

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The Selfish Gene (1976)

“Digital computers are examples of large and versatile electronic devices which can be used for generating complex timed patterns of movements. The basic component of a modern electronic machine like a computer is the semiconductor, or which a familiar form … Continue reading

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Why Doesn’t Apple Do Stuff Like This?

Only Apple can implement this feature, because it would involve a background process running on the iPhone to continuously check the time and then launch the processes; but I want a “macros” feature where the device would “replay” a series … Continue reading

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