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Vijay Agneeswaran10/14/13
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Big Data Analytics Beyond Hadoop

This article outlines the need to look beyond Hadoop for some big data analytics. From a batch analytics perspective, Spark is ideal for iterative machine learning algorithms. From a real-time analytics perspective, Storm is preferable. From a specialized data structures perspective, GraphLab is an ideal paradigm for processing large graphs.

Mitch Pronschinske10/13/13
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The Blogging Programmer's Style Guide: Quirky Software Names

Have you ever been confused about whether you need to capitalize "node.js" or whether you should write "Angular.js", "AngularJS", or just "Angular"? Project names are a common writing inconsistency I see across developer blogs.

Alec Noller10/11/13
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Mike Monteiro on the Responsibility and Impact of Designers

This talk from Mike Monteiro at Webstock '13 examines the responsibility of web designers for the impact they have on the world. It's engaging and alarming, and if you're a web designer, it might make you rethink the way you use your work.

Mitch Pronschinske10/10/13
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Coder Reactions Part 1

Your life as a coder... in gifs. We have three in store for you this weekend. Feel free to send us your own coder gif reactions.

Alec Noller10/10/13
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Refcard Expansion Pack: CSS3 Basics

This week, DZone has released its latest Refcard: CSS3 Basics. For those of you interested in digging deeper into CSS3, we decided to dig into the DZone archives and find some of the most popular posts we've had on the topic over the past two years. Here are 10 extra resources for CSS3 Basics!

Andrey Prikaznov10/10/13
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Tutorial: How to Create a Responsive Website with AngularJS

AngularJS lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly, and lets you use standard HTML as your main template language. In this detailed tutorial, the author will show you the process of creating almost an entire responsive website with AngularJS.

Alec Noller10/10/13
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How to Build a Mobile Panel with jQuery Mobile

A recent post by Thoriq Firdaus at hongkiat.com provides a tutorial on how to build a mobile panel using jQuery Mobile. Specifically, Firdaus models his mobile panel on the Facebook mobile app for iOS, which is an ideal design for devices with limited screen real estate.

Ricky Ho10/10/13
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Optimizing Recommendation Systems: Exploration and Exploitation

"Cold Start" is a common problem that happens quite frequently in recommendation systems. When a new item enters, there is no prior history that the recommendation system can use, and the system doesn't work without prior statistics. In this article, you will learn approaches to solving this problem.

Lorna Mitchell10/09/13
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OAuth Middleware for Slim

OAuth can be anything you want it to be, the standards are lax and give you plenty of room for getting the right implementation for your system. However you proceed, though, you'll need to check an access token on every request...

Mitch Pronschinske10/09/13
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PHP on GAE Available For All

After more than a year of working on PHP support, Google App Engine's PHP runtime is now available for everyone, although it's still technically a "preview." At Google I/O, the limited preview started.

Allen Coin10/09/13
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Dev of the Week: Johanna Rothman

Every week here and in our newsletter, we feature a new developer/blogger from the DZone community to catch up and find out what he or she is working on now and what's coming next. This week we're talking to Johanna Rothman, Agile expert, consultant, and author.

jb j10/09/13
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10 Awesome Tutorials to Master CodeIgniter

CodeIgniter is an open source rapid development web application framework for use in building dynamic web sites with PHP. In this article, the author has compiled 10 very useful tutorials to learn to do almost anything with this powerful PHP framework.

Raymond Camden10/09/13
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CSS Regions and Edge Tooling

CSS Regions, if you don't know, is a specification that Adobe and others have been working on now for nearly two years. Even better, iOS 7 landed support for this last week when it was released. Raymond Camden explains the feature, and its current level of support, here.

Mitch Pronschinske10/08/13
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Network Virtualization is Hard. Here's Why...

Why didn't strategies like network functions visualization (NFV) and software-defined networking (SDN) emerge at the same time that compute and storage capacities were being virtualized and delivered through cloud computing?

Mitch Pronschinske10/08/13
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Heroku Beta-Releases WebSockets Support

Heroku users have been waiting for a Heroku-native feature like this for a long time, and now it's here. There are Node.js, Ruby, and Java Play Framework apps for you to demo.