zombodb/pgx

zombodb/pgx

Build Postgres Extensions with Rust! pgx is a framework for developing PostgreSQL extensions in Rust and wants to make that process as idiomatic and safe as possible. Currently, pgx supports Postgres v10, v11, and v12. Key Features A cargo sub-command (pgx) for creating, compiling/installing, and testing extensions Postgres DatumRust type conversion via pgx::IntoDatum and pgx::FromDatum…

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A Steve Jobs masterclass (from a decade ago)

A Steve Jobs masterclass (from a decade ago)

A decade ago, Steve Jobs sat down at the D8 conference for an interview with Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg. What followed was a masterclass in both company and product management. The whole interview is worth watching, but I thought there were a few segments that stood out.Caveat:Any time someone talks about a tech-titan, there’s…

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Skypack – A new kind of JavaScript delivery network

Skypack – A new kind of JavaScript delivery network

A new kind of JavaScript delivery network. What is Skypack? Skypack is a first-of-its-kind JavaScript Package Delivery Network (PDN). Third-party, open source JavaScript packages can make up 90% or more of most web applications. Skypack is optimized to serve dependencies to your users as quickly as possible, speeding up your site and letting you focus…

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I Know What You Download on BitTorrent

Torrent downloads and distributions for IP 156.67.222.193 Europe Cyprus Hostinger International Limited 156.67.222.193 is your IP address.Computers connected to a network are assigned a unique number known as IP Address. IP addresses consist of four numbers in the range 0-255 separated by periods (i.e. 250.168.208.33). A computer may have either a permanent (static) IP address,…

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Atlas of Surveillance

Atlas of Surveillance

Documenting Police Techin Our Communities Explore 5,300 datapoints in the U.S. collected by hundreds of researchers. (Methodology) TOGGLE the Legend to reveal how each technology is spreading. ZOOM into any region to see the technologies in greater detail. Documenting Police Tech in Our Communities The Atlas of Surveillance is a database of the surveillance technologies deployed by…

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Chipmaker Analog Devices to buy rival Maxim for about $21 billion

Chipmaker Analog Devices to buy rival Maxim for about $21 billion

(Reuters) – Semiconductor maker Analog Devices Inc (ADI.O) said on Monday it would buy rival Maxim Integrated Products Inc (MXIM.O) for about $21 billion in the largest U.S. deal this year, aimed at boosting its market share in automotive and 5G chipmaking. FILE PHOTO: The Maxim Integrated logo is seen in this illustration photo January…

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Porsche Found a Way to 3D-Print Lightweight Pistons That Add Even More Horsepower

Porsche Found a Way to 3D-Print Lightweight Pistons That Add Even More Horsepower

Compared to their forged equivalents, Porsche’s new pistons are 10 percent lighter and feature a built-in cooling duct.PorscheWith select bucket seats from the 911 and 718 as well as various classic car parts—including clutch release levers for the 959—already being produced using 3D printing, Porsche is more familiar with the technology than most. Now, the…

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