Monday, December 07, 2015

Links of the day 07/12/2015: Netflix Streaming architecture, Silicon Valley Satire, FLOSS doom checklist

  • 1/3 of internet Traffic : How Netflix Direct architecture was designed to route a third of the world internet traffic. 
  • How to tell if a FLOSS project is doomed to FAIL : quick check list to get an indication if an opensource project is doomed on not.
  • Iterating Grace : satire about a Silicon Valley programmer named Koons Crooks, who has a spiritual awakening that leads him on a pilgrimage to a volcano in Bolivia. Living in a yurt, he spends his days pondering the transcendent wisdom of tweets by top venture capitalists before apparently being trampled to death by vicuñas. Just read it.