Effective Microservice Communication And Conversation Patterns
tl;dr: "In this talk we'll look at the problem from a holistic perspective - take the fundamental property of autonomy for any microservice-based architecture, and design how services should communicate so that they can still achieve their purpose in the world."
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Real-Time Video, Built Differently
tl;dr: In the beginning, there was on-demand video. Then came live streaming. Now, Mux presents Real-Time Video. The online video trifecta is complete, and it is good.
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A Conversation About How To Enable High-velocity DevOps Culture At Your Organization
tl;dr: "How Liberty Mutual implemented a high-performing DevOps culture to increase stability, shorten release cycles, and deliver value faster."
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A More Human Approach To Productivity (Video)
tl;dr: (1) Plan 3 tasks to finish each day. (2) Do one thing at a time to work deliberately on one thing. (3) Get the most out of your energy - eating well, exercise, sleep. (4) Stay offline to avoid procrastination. (5) Daydream: let the mind wander to connect the dots in your mind.
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Superhuman's Founder on How to Move Beyond Gamification
tl;dr: Rahul explains how he's applied game design to enterprise software.
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How Stripe Invests In Technical Infrastructure (Video)
tl;dr: Prioritization is especially challenging for infrastructure engineers. Will presents his approach as Stripe scaled, discussing when to firefight, work on new features and more.
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The Mind Behind Linux (2016 Video)
tl;dr: Fascinating conversation about the inception of Linux and Git, and the man behind them. The initial community involved in Linux was critical. Git was a result of managing Linux's growth. Both projects were to solve Linus' immediate needs.
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How Do CPUs Read Machine Code? (Video)
tl;dr: 50mins video on how a 6502 microprocessor, which started the home computer revolution in the 80s, reads the code we write.
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Josh Waitzkin On How to Structure Your Day for Peak Performance (Video)
tl;dr: (1) structure your day to be pro-active, not reactive, by blocking out thinking time on your calendar (2) end your day asking the most important question and waking up the next day and answering that question first thing.
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