Google seems to be in the habit of making helpful little websites packed with info for developers. An apparently new addition to their line-up is the Device metrics page. It includes a list of common devices with some key data such screen resolution, dimension and aspect ratio - all parameters are...

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Here's a great little talk about how Netflix went about developing their latest front end incorporating Node.js and ReactJS to produce a fast, stable and smooth user interface.

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Apparently the Large Hadron Collider at CERN is capable of emitting audio.

Although this recording probably has little scientific interest (although I'm no physicist so don't quote me) it's still fascinating to listen to, it serves as a reminder of this incredible engineering feat.

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The White House has told the Supreme Court that APIs can be copyrighted (arstechnica.com). This is generally being perceived as terrible news, the design of an API is typically very standard affair, meaning there could be a lot of court cases if this where to become law.

I certainly don't disagr...

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