MS-DOS v1.25 and v2.0 – MIT licensed!
Making of Underrun – An entry in js13kGames. I’m impressed.
Project Python – An interactive option for learning Python.
Java’s new Z Garbage Collector (ZGC) is very exciting – I still hear about people running into problems with “Stop The World” collection events. The new ZGC sounds promising.
aspider – Async URL crawling in Python.
Tests for CDNs and Reverse Proxies – Looking into the way various CDNs behave in regards to HTTP caching.
Vitess – A MySQL horizontal scaling system.
Typical Performance Review – Joseph Wynn writes about how he dug into the performance of trademe.co.nz.
40 million tables in MySQL 8.0 with ZFS – “Just to create them, I needed at least 5Tb of fast disk storage.” The answer for this test was compression.