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Black Friday: Google Deals Are Going Strong Ahead of Cyber Monday

This story is part of Gift Guide, our year-round collection of the best gift ideas. Black Friday is over. Now to get into that Cyber Monday mindset, which is a whole different thing. OK, maybe it's the same thing, but the good news is you can currently find...

The best Black Friday deals you can still get that make for great gifts

Times are hard, and if you’ve been stressing about how you’re going to afford a good gift this holiday season, it’s understandable. Thankfully, Black Friday offers one of the best (and last) opportunities to save big before the holidays. And while the official...

EventSource And Generating Server-Sent Events In ColdFusion / Lucee CFML

Many years ago, I took at look at the long-polling technique in ColdFusion. Long-polling creates a persistent HTTP connection that blocks-and-waits for data to be sent down over the network to the client. Eventually, this pattern became codified within the browser's...

Top 6 Challenges Faced By DeFi DApp Solutions

According to recent figures, the total value locked (TVL) of Decentralized Finance (DeFi) reached over $100 million in November 2021 and now it has sealed more than $39.5 billion. The past few years have transformed the finance sector by including high-end...

Top Black Friday Deals Under $50: 70+ Sales on Tech, Toys, Home and More

This Black Friday, you don't have to spend hundreds of dollars to get a good deal. There are a lot of awesome savings to be had, whatever your budget. Our team is tracking all the top Black Friday deals under $25 and collected some of the best impulse purchases...

How We Reduced Online Serving Latency From 1.11s to 123.6ms With a Distributed SQL Database

This post tells how a website with a distributed database reduced online serving latency from 1.11 s to 417.7 ms, and then to 123.6 ms. We found that some lessons learned on MySQL could be applied throughout the optimization process. But when we optimize a distributed...

Black Friday 2022: the best 99 deals on earbuds, phones, TVs, and more

Alright, we’ve arrived. It’s here. The monolithic and mythical Black Friday shopping holiday is upon us, and the deals are aplenty. Though we’d be lying if we didn’t say the deals have already been numerous for pretty much the whole week now. But even as Black...

How To Add Custom Fields to a Custom Post Type in WordPress

WordPress has come a long way from its humble blogging beginnings. With the popularization of Custom Posts Types (CPTs), WordPress has emerged to become a fully-featured CMS platform. WordPress has evolved to be suitable for any kind of content you can throw at it....

Juro’s $23M deck • TechCrunch

Back in January, Natasha covered Juro’s Series B round, which added $23 million to its coffers. Juro aims to put an end to contract negotiation madness, moving the workflows out of Microsoft Word and a handful of other sub-par tools to an all-in-one, web-based...

Should You Put Your Picture on Your Resume? [2023]

Picture this: You are a recruiter, looking through resumes. One of them has a great profile and looks like he/she would be a perfect fit for the company. But wait, there’s no picture. Do you move on to the next resume, or do you take the time to reach out to see if...

Black Friday: Google Deals Are Going Strong Ahead of Cyber Monday

This story is part of Gift Guide, our year-round collection of the best gift ideas. Black Friday is over. Now to get into that Cyber Monday mindset, which is a whole different thing. OK, maybe it's the same thing, but the good news is you can currently find...

Top 6 Challenges Faced By DeFi DApp Solutions

According to recent figures, the total value locked (TVL) of Decentralized Finance (DeFi) reached over $100 million in November 2021 and now it has sealed more than $39.5 billion. The past few years have transformed the finance sector by including high-end...

Black Friday 2022: the best 99 deals on earbuds, phones, TVs, and more

Alright, we’ve arrived. It’s here. The monolithic and mythical Black Friday shopping holiday is upon us, and the deals are aplenty. Though we’d be lying if we didn’t say the deals have already been numerous for pretty much the whole week now. But even as Black...

How To Add Custom Fields to a Custom Post Type in WordPress

WordPress has come a long way from its humble blogging beginnings. With the popularization of Custom Posts Types (CPTs), WordPress has emerged to become a fully-featured CMS platform. WordPress has evolved to be suitable for any kind of content you can throw at it....

Juro’s $23M deck • TechCrunch

Back in January, Natasha covered Juro’s Series B round, which added $23 million to its coffers. Juro aims to put an end to contract negotiation madness, moving the workflows out of Microsoft Word and a handful of other sub-par tools to an all-in-one, web-based...