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Totally just a normal human summer camp. Not even remotely run by vampires, why would you even think that?

Totally just a normal human summer camp. Not even remotely run by vampires, why would you even think that?

I see that LinkedIn took my previous complaint about their recommendation engine to heart, and dutifully replaced their algorithm with a random number generator

I see that LinkedIn took my previous complaint about their recommendation engine to heart, and dutifully replaced their algorithm with a random number generator

Sorry Brooklyn, but the best vantage point last night was definitely on the Manhattan side, under the FDR.

Sorry Brooklyn, but the best vantage point last night was definitely on the Manhattan side, under the FDR.

Migrating From AWS to FB  

instagram-engineering:

When Instagram joined Facebook in 2012, we quickly found numerous integration points with Facebook’s infrastructure that allowed us to accelerate our product development and make our community safer. In the beginning, we built these integrations by effectively bouncing through Facebook web…

Fascinating read. Infrastructure migrations don’t get much bigger, more complex, or more ambitious than this.

Reblogged from instagram-engineering
"Rapidly changing"? And here I thought oxidation and attrition were typically slow processes.

"Rapidly changing"? And here I thought oxidation and attrition were typically slow processes.

Don’t you hate it when your thumd touches the sareen?

Don’t you hate it when your thumd touches the sareen?

Not sure if an Egyptian or just a one-armed shrug
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Not sure if an Egyptian or just a one-armed shrug

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