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AWS - Simple Workflow Service

AWS Simple Workflow Service (SWF) is a web service that helps in coordinating the execution of automated tasks and human tasks within a workflow. The processing steps can be execution of scripts and code, web service calls, human action etc. 239 more words

Cloud Computing

SWF archeology: how to retrieve the dimensions from a flash (swf) file

Embedding flash objects can be troublesome, if you don’t know the native resolution of the file you want to display.

Of course you can use the embed tag or the object tag and set its width and height to 100%, but you have to stop editing and view your page to find out how big the object actually is. 596 more words

US overcome EU on SWF investments

Sovereign funds have been increasing investments into US, while steadily decreasing into Europe. 565 more words

Serverless Workflows on AWS: My Journey From SWF to Step Functions

AWS Lambda functions can only run for a maximum of five minutes. This must be distinctly understood, or nothing wonderful can come of the story you are about to hear. 1,718 more words


Penman No. 230: Two Voices from Singapore

Penman for Monday, December 19, 2016

DURING THE Singapore Writers Festival last month, I had the opportunity to chat with two prominent poets from that city-state, Aaron Lee and Eric Tinsay Valles, and I’m sharing the highlights of our conversations to give my readers some idea of what Singaporean poets are writing about. 1,184 more words

Art & Culture

Why We Long Distance Date in Vegas

Las Vegas is a woman’s playground. There is nothing easier to accomplish for a female in this city than to bed any number of men on any given day. 521 more words