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Hacks Entering the Quantum Era - How Firefox got fast again and where it’s going to get faster

Nice little breakdown of how Mozilla improved Firefox, ahead of Quantum's release.

GitHub Community Forum

GitHub opens up a community forum.

An On-device Deep Neural Network for Face Detection

An insight into the framework Apple built for face detection.

DDD, Hexagonal, Onion, Clean, CQRS, … How I put it all together

In-depth article about how this developer puts together the concepts of Hexagonal architecture.

Schedule - PHP UK Conference

PHP UK conference announces its 2018 schedule.

Symfony 4 / Flex

Symfony 4 is set to come out of beta this month. Here is a slide deck from its creator all about the new version, codenamed Flex.

Branches considered harmful

Interesting post on avoiding branching.

Functional Programming Jargon

A good reference page for all the terminology around functional programming.

Let Over Lambda - 50 Years of Lisp

A book about the workings of Lisps and the nitty-gritty implementation of macro programming.

Forget me please? Event sourcing and the GDPR

Article discussing some possible solutions for dealing with GDPR requests in an event-sourced application.

About the author

Tom Houdmont

Tom Houdmont

Tom is a Solution Architect at Box UK. He likes learning about exciting new technologies, solving difficult problems, and promoting teamwork and transparency on his projects.

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