What Is Linux?
This was originally intended as brief history lesson followed by a guide, it got out of control however so I have split them into two posts. 1,073 more words
BlackBerry was recently asked for help from a large public health organization with an unusual request. This health organization wanted help in writing an app, which would track and upload their employee’s geolocation data on a periodic basis to a company server behind its firewall. 519 more words
At Scrapinghub we’re always building and running large crawls–last year we had 11 billion requests made on Scrapy Cloud alone. Crawling millions of pages from the internet requires more sophistication than getting a few contacts of a list, as we need to make sure that we get reliable data, up to date lists of item pages and are able to optimise our crawl as much as possible. 1,669 more words