Monday Aug 18
Algorithmia Raises $2.4M To Connect Academia And App Developers
While communities built around GitHub and Stack Overflow have developers working together more than they ever have before, one group's work is typically seen by too few, considering the impact it could have: researchers in academia, whose work at its most successful is typically discussed only at conferences or in journals.
Michael Tsai's Weblog
Stack Overflow still uses Microsoft products. Microsoft infrastructure works and is cheap enough, so there's no compelling reason to change.
The World's Best Living Programmers
If it's winning programming competitions, Gennady Korotkevich or Petr Mitrechev might be your pick.
The Code Project
High Resolution Clock in C#
People generally agree on what's the difference between accuracy and precision/resolution but there seem to be lots of opinions on what's the difference between precision and resolution and which is which.