JavaScript world is a bit insane for the moment

April 12th, 2014 by admin No comments »

Have a look Meteor - https://www.meteor.com/, an “ultra simple”, “database everywhere”, “data on the wire”, “real time”, and another pure JavaScript web application framework. Meteor even makes Angular.js so yesterday.

Just like this great country, politicians fight election campaign on popularities, not on issues. Programming today has become a pop culture. Every JavaScript web framework try to make themselves Rails like. Maybe it’s better wait for all nuclear fallout to settle and learn something far more better, stable and rewarding … …

AN APOCRYPHAL tale is told about Henry Ford II showing Walter Reuther, the veteran…

April 12th, 2014 by Terrence Miao No comments »

AN APOCRYPHAL tale is told about Henry Ford II showing Walter Reuther, the veteran leader of the United Automobile Workers, around a newly automated car plant.

“Walter, how are you going to get those robots to pay your union dues,” gibed the boss of Ford Motor Company.

Without skipping a beat, Reuther replied, “Henry, how are you going to get them to buy your cars?”

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Major US tech stocks on April 10th close vs 2014 high

April 12th, 2014 by Terrence Miao 1 comment »

• Google: -10.34%
• Apple: -1.67%
• Yahoo: -15.44%
• Yelp!: -35.08%
• Tesla: -19.18%
• Facebook: -17.34%
• Twitter: -23.98%
• Netflix: -26.19%
• Cisco: +3.57%
• Intel: +7.86%
• Microsoft: +3.28%
• Zynga: -28.47%
• Amazon: -14.84%
• eBay: -8.12%
• LinkedIn: -18.17%

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Wall Street crash ‘even worse’ than 1987 is coming, says Marc Faber

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“Fifteen years ago, as long as you had the best distribution you would win,”

April 9th, 2014 by Terrence Miao No comments »

“Fifteen years ago, as long as you had the best distribution you would win,”

Mr Farquhar said in an interview.

“It didn’t matter whether Oracle was worse than SAP. These days, people are making decisions based on how good the products are.”


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Atlassian, the $3.5bn company with no salespeople
ATLASSIAN, an Australian maker of online collaboration tools for businesses, is gunning for the same market as fast-growing start-up Box Inc. And like Box, Atlassian is also now one of the world’s most valuable venture-backed companies with a new investment valuing the company at $A3.5 billion.

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Tearing Europe Apart

April 9th, 2014 by Terrence Miao No comments »

Tearing Europe Apart

Tearing Europe Apart

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Rules are a good start, then break them when needed

April 7th, 2014 by Terrence Miao No comments »

Spotify engineers are not only building products, but also building culture … …

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The wisdom of Alan Kay, the pioneer of Object Orientation, co-designer of Smalltalk,…

April 6th, 2014 by Terrence Miao No comments »

The wisdom of Alan Kay, the pioneer of Object Orientation, co-designer of Smalltalk, a Turing Award recipient … …

The Web is a joke. The Web was done by amateurs.

Programming today has become a pop culture.

PowerPoint is just simulated acetate overhead slides, and to me, that is a kind of a moral crime.

American business is completely fucked up because it is all about competition. Our world was built for the good from cooperation. That is what they should be teaching.

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JRockit starts WebLogic Server with parameters

April 5th, 2014 by admin No comments »

$ /bea/1036/java/bin/java -jrockit -Xms512m -Xmx512m -Dweblogic.Name=wls_mdcs_pdev1 -Djava.security.policy=/bea/1036/wlserver_10.3/server/lib/weblogic.policy -Dweblogic.system.BootIdentityFile=/beavar/1036/domains/wlsd_mdcs_pdev/servers/wls_mdcs_pdev1/data/nodemanager/boot.properties -Dweblogic.nodemanager.ServiceEnabled=true -Dweblogic.security.SSL.ignoreHostnameVerification=true -Dweblogic.ReverseDNSAllowed=false -Xms:1g -Xmx:1g -Xgc:deterministic -Xmanagement:ssl=false,authenticate=false,port=3111 -Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote.password.file=/beavar/1036/domains/wlsd_mdcs_pdev/jmxremote.password -Dlog4j.configuration=file:./mdcs/properties/log4j.properties -Xverify:none -da -Dplatform.home=/bea/1036/wlserver_10.3 -Dwls.home=/bea/1036/wlserver_10.3/server -Dweblogic.home=/bea/1036/wlserver_10.3/server -Dweblogic.management.discover=false -Dweblogic.management.server=http://10.3.94.46:3101 -Dwlw.iterativeDev= -Dwlw.testConsole= -Dwlw.logErrorsToConsole= -Dweblogic.ext.dirs=/bea/1036/patch_wls1036/profiles/default/sysext_manifest_classpath:/bea/1036/patch_ocp371/profiles/default/sysext_manifest_classpath -Xgc:deterministic weblogic.Server