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Alex Curylo06/03/13
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iOS Graphic Tweaks Grab-Bag

Check out this unbelievable list of tips and techniques for refining your iOS interface elegance today.

Kane Mar06/03/13
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How a Traditional Project Manager Felt Relief by Doing Scrum.

About 2 years ago I noticed that I no longer recognized some of the more recent Scrum trainers. I really want to get to know the wider Scrum community, and I decided that the way that I would do it would be by doing interviews and then sharing those videos.

Wayne Citrin06/03/13
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Software Development and the Bitness Challenge

Writing a single application or installer that will work uniformly on 32-bit and 64-bit machines is complicated. Here's how.

Reza Rahman06/03/13
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JeeConf 2013 Trip Report

JeeConf 2013 was held in historic Kiev on May 24-25. For those of you not familiar with it, JeeConf is the most significant Java conference in the Ukraine.

Eric Genesky06/03/13
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Check Out FoundationDB Beta

Today, FoundationDB announced the availability of their "ACID compliant, high-performance NoSQL database platform."

Martin Fowler06/03/13
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My Opinion on API Copyright

On the whole I'm in favor of using copyright in this way - as one who writes a lot of prose describing software development, the mechanism seems to fit well. But that fit breaks down when it comes to interfaces of software components.

Dave Fecak06/03/13
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The Engineer’s Engineer

Generally, I want to tell all these people the same thing. If you really enjoy the work and want to be successful in the business for a long time, you should try to make decisions, think like, and become an engineer’s engineer.

Eric Gregory06/03/13
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Links You Don't Want To Miss (June 3)

Today: Arduino on the farm, Flask wants your help, and pure procedural programming with Fishbike. Plus: Intricate circuit-board beasties and wisdom from Joss Whedon in an unexpected place.

Swizec Teller06/03/13
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Dynamic Languages have Jumped the Shark

I still remember the heated arguments I’d have with my high school professors about dynamic languages. What do you mean python isn’t a real language? What’s wrong with you!? Dynamic languages are the coolest thing ever!

Istvan Szegedi06/03/13
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Hadoop REST API - WebHDFS

Hadoop provides a Java native API to support file system operations such as create, rename or delete files and directories, open, read or write files, set permissions.

Martin Fowler06/03/13
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Martin Fowler: DeploymentPipeline

One of the challenges of an automated build and test environment is you want your build to be fast, so that you can get fast feedback, but comprehensive tests take a long time to run.

Trisha Gee06/03/13
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Adjusting to Working Remotely

As they say, with great power comes great responsibility. It was a shock to the system to have this level of autonomy. I've worked in various types of company over the 15 years people have paid me to develop code, but nothing prepared me for this.

Hubert Klein Ikkink06/03/13
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Gradle Goodness: Extending DSL

Gradle already has a powerful DSL, but Gradle wouldn't be Gradle if we couldn't extend the DSL ourselves.

Antonio Goncalves06/03/13
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Beginning Java EE 7… Book Arriving Soon

I have been quiet on my blog lately but there was a reason: I was writing a Beginning Java EE 7 book for APress.

Larry Franks06/03/13
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Last Week's Pie in the Sky Links

Hopefully you are staying cool wherever you are, and have some time to relax and enjoy this weeks links: