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Aug 28, 2015 - The genetic testing tool 23andMe's API was recently shut down by its creators, according to an article by Liat Clark on Wired.co.uk. This was in response to an anonymous developer using it to block people from websites based on their gender and genetic makeup.
Aug 27, 2015 - pToday we are making available several new SQL Database capabilities in Azure that enable you to build even better cloud applications. In particular: ul liWe are introducing two new pricing tiers for our Elastic Database Pool capability. Elastic Database Pools enable you to run [...]
Aug 24, 2015 - Not so long ago, Rob Gravelle compiled a list of the most popular MySQL mobile apps for iOS. There are some excellent MySQL mobile apps available for Android as well. Rob Gravelle presents a selection of the popular choices.
Aug 13, 2015 - It’s easy to treat Gzip as black box technology — for most people, it’s a checkbox that you turn on at the server level and forget about. But with a basic understanding of gzip, you can speed up your workflow and eliminate some performance myths. How does it work? Gzip is a [...]
Aug 10, 2015 - Read the full article at: The Complete Web Developer Course with Rails Online Training Program – 92% off! Read the full article at: The Complete Web Developer Course with Rails Online Training Program – 92% off! Whether you’re a complete beginner or have tinkered around a bit [...]
Aug 10, 2015 - MySQL introduced the SIGNAL and RESIGNAL statements in version 5.5 to raise your own error conditions from stored procedures, triggers, and events. Rob Gravelle demonstrates how to utilize both.
Aug 04, 2015 - Larry Yang, Product Manager, Project Tango Project Tango Tablet Development Kits are available in South Korea and Canada starting today, and on August 26, will be available in Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. The dev kit is [...]
Aug 03, 2015 - Marcin Policht demonstrates methods to simplify and streamline provisioning and management of Azure SQL Database and SQL Server running in IaaS Azure virtual machines. The focus of this article is on the functionality related to common maintenance tasks, in particular database backups, facilitated [...]