Friday Reads – 13th November 2015 – #10

Supercharging JavaScript performance with asm.js

asm.js enables opportunities for optimizations that can give asm.js JavaScript code near-native performance and predictable behaviour.

http://blogs.windows.com/msedgedev/2015/11/10/supercharging-javascript-performance-with-asm-js/

The Force of Pliers

Is 5*3 equivalent to 3*3*3*3*3 or 5*5*5? With programming languages and function declaration, this matters.

http://blog.cleancoder.com/uncle-bob/2015/11/01/PlierForce.html

The Worst Developer Résumé in the World

Does your CV look anything like this?

https://dzone.com/articles/the-worst-resume-in-the-world

Null has no type, but Maybe has

In C# a string with a null value is not deemed to be a string type by the type system. Strange indeed.

http://blog.ploeh.dk/2015/11/13/null-has-no-type-but-maybe-has/

How we approach continuous delivery

Kicking off a series on how the mygov.scot development team provide continuous delivery

http://inside.mygov.scot/2015/11/04/how-we-approach-continuous-delivery/

Uptown Funk Server Upgrade Parody

Genuinely not sure what to say about this.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYRlTISvjww

Coder Epitaphs

http://www.commitstrip.com/en/2015/11/10/coder-epitaphs/

Two Monitors

Someone (I don’t know who) put a two-monitor Dilbert cartoon on my desk. Here’s a selection of Dilberts relating to this topic.

http://dilbert.com/search_results?terms=Two+Monitors

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