HTTPS is Easy

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See how easy it is to make your site HTTPS-ready, here is a 4-part series that takes you through the basics of adding HTTPS for free with Cloudflare. Created by Troy Hunt, HTTPS is Easy is a 4 short video series around 5 minutes each to show people how to enable HTTPS on their site and get all traffic redirecting securely, […]

Tech’s Two Philosophies

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A great write-up after Google’s jaw-dropping I/O 2018 keynote, about two different approaches that will lead our future tech in two very different ways. The Google and Facebook Philosophy (the computer does your work for you) vs. The Microsoft and Apple’s (the computer enables you to do your work better and more efficient) Tech’s Yin and YangThat there are two […]

Goolge I/O 2018

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Some mind-blowing announcements happened during the Google I/0 2018 keynote. Google’s AI-driven user experience innovation has made things a lot interesting. Gmail – Smart Compose Literally, Gmail can now auto-complete entire emails for you. Just keep hitting the tab button, and Google will auto-complete your message. You can switch it on right now as part of the new Gmail experience […]

SQL Indexing and Tuning eBook

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It’s the free web-edition of SQL Performance Explained, regarding SQL indexing and tuning for DB2, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, and SQL Server. SQL indexing is the most effective tuning method—yet it is often neglected during development. Use The Index, Luke explains SQL indexing from grounds up and doesn’t stop at ORM tools like Hibernate. Use The Index, Luke is the free […]