Thursday , November 26 2020

Tech

Rust in Large Organizations Notes, Hacker News

Rust in Large Organizations Notes, Hacker News

FB dev env -- backend services repo -- is mostly C++ and Java. Very polyglot environment. Glued together with Buck, FB's Bazel. Buck: Language agnostic. Supports Rust. rustc drops in quite nicely, basically equivalent to C++ compiler. wanted to use cargo but it just does too much to fit in need to delineate parts of…

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Solving Every Sudoku Puzzle, Hacker News

by Peter Norvig In this essay I tackle the problem of solving every Sudoku puzzle. It turns out to be quite easy (about one page of code for the main idea and two pages for embellishments) using two ideas: constraint propagation and search. Sudoku Notation and Preliminary Notions First we have to agree on some…

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Going beyond images with basic video for the web | web.dev, Hacker News

Going beyond images with basic video for the web | web.dev, Hacker News

Learn basic video. Increase engagement. Sep 3, 2019 Are you thinking about adding video to your website? As devices and network connections have become faster and more powerful, you can move beyond images and add video to your toolchest of techniques to build the web. Research shows that websites with video lead to higher engagement…

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ReadMe (YC W15) is hiring. Help us make APIs easy to use, Hacker News

ReadMe (YC W15) is hiring. Help us make APIs easy to use, Hacker News

We're currently looking for...Support EngineerSan Francisco, CA, USADeveloper EvangelistSan Francisco, CA, USAFrontend DeveloperSan Francisco, CA, USAProduct-focused Node/React DeveloperSan Francisco, CA, USAWho We AreA tight-knit team of engineers, marketers, customer success reps and all-around good folks building a tool that over 3,000 companies use daily.Our office is in San Francisco; our clients are everywhere.And because we're…

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