How Discord Stores Trillions of Messages
Almost six years after our blog post titled "How Discord Stores Billions of Messages," we’ve changed a lot, and this means how we store messages has needed to adapt as we scale. Engineer Bo Ingram shares insight into how Discord shoulders its traffic and provides a platform for our users to communicate.
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Which web frontend architecture fits best?
This post will help you find the right web frontend architecture that best fits your specific quality goals.
Adventures in REPL implementation
In a nutshell, REPL consists of three parts: client, server, and communication protocol between them.
A Great Old-Timey Game-Programming Hack
A long time ago, when I was a college undergrad, I spent some time working on computer video games. This was in the 8-bit PC era, when the gaming hardware was almost impossibly slow by today’s standards.
Market Segmentation for Geo-Testing at Scale
Geo-testing, the process of using geographical locations to help businesses understand the impact of their marketing activity, is enjoying a revival.
Capture the Flag 101 Workshop (sponsor)
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BMW shifter converted to a Bluetooth Keyboard that you use with Vim
In this repository, you'll find schematics and PCB designs, stl files, a Vim plugin, and client software for turning a BMW shifter in to a Bluetooth keyboard that can control Vim.