If you post a picture, and no one sees how many people liked it, does it still exist? Instagram users in the United States are going to find out soon. Months after the company tested hiding 'like' counts in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan…
The New York Times
– Nov 9, 2019, 2:00 AM
MUMBAI, India — Bela Bhatia, a human rights lawyer in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, is accustomed to surveillance. She works in a region prone to both guerrilla violence and government reprisals, and the authorities do not like many of…
I wrote How Ruby uses Memory over four years ago, but there continue to be many misunderstandings about Ruby's memory behavior. In this post, I will use a simulated multi-threaded webserver to show how different memory allocation patterns behave.
Nikkei Asian Review
– Nov 8, 2019, 1:01 PM
WASHINGTON -- In 1989, the scholar Francis Fukuyama published a magazine piece titled 'The End of History?' about the decline of communism and the triumph of the West. With Saturday marking 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, the world once…