Planet MySQL Planet MySQL: Meta Deutsch Español Français Italiano 日本語 Русский Português 中文
Showing entries 1 to 10 of 92 10 Older Entries

Displaying posts with tag: web2.0 (reset)

Review: Here Comes Everybody by Clay Shirky
+0 Vote Up -0Vote Down

Read the original article at Review: Here Comes Everybody by Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky tells a great story. Here Comes Everybody begins with a case of a lost phone in a taxi cab, and the extraordinary turn of events that led to the owner retrieving it. From photos posted online, to NYPD who were uninterested in following up, to taking it all online. Through that online publicity, the story got picked up by the NY Times and CNN, which put pressure on the police to track down the taxi. …

  [Read more...]
Four short links: 16 September 2010
+0 Vote Up -0Vote Down
  1. jsTerm -- ANSI-capable telnet terminal built in HTML5 with Javascript, Websocket, and Node.js. (via waxpancake on Twitter)
  2. MySQL EXPLAINer -- visualize the output of the MySQL EXPLAIN command. (via eonarts on Twitter)
  3. Google Code University -- …
  [Read more...]
Fast Company is searching for 2010's Most Influential Person Online.
+1 Vote Up -2Vote Down

I admit this is not closely related to my day-by-day activities, but I find the experiment interesting.

MySQL is the most popular open source database, particularly in the Web. Both twitter and facebook are avid users of MySQL. MySQL has influenced plenty of projects, has contributed to the creation of a multiplicity of social networks and it's behind many intriguing …

  [Read more...]
State of the Internet Operating System Part Two: Handicapping the Internet Platform Wars
+0 Vote Up -0Vote Down

This post is Part Two of my State of the Internet Operating System. If you haven't read Part One, you should do so before reading this piece.


As I wrote last month, it is becoming increasingly clear that the internet is becoming not just a platform, but an operating system, an operating system that manages access by devices such as personal computers, phones, and other personal electronics to cloud subsystems ranging from computation, storage, and communications to location, …


  [Read more...]
The rotating blades database benchmark
+2 Vote Up -0Vote Down

(and before you ask, yes “rotating blades” comes from “become a fan”)

I’m forming the ideas here first and then we can go and implement it. Feedback is much appreciated.

Two tables.

Table one looks like this:

CREATE TABLE fan_of (
user_id BIGINT,
item_id BIGINT,
PRIMARY KEY (user_id, item_id),
INDEX (item_id)
);

That is, two columns, both 64bit integers. The primary key covers both columns (a user cannot be a fan of something more than once) and can be used to look up all things the user is a fan of. There is also an index over item_id so that you can …






  [Read more...]
Olio 0.2 Released
Employee +0 Vote Up -0Vote Down

http://wp.me/pEk8Y-1M

Olio 0.2 Released
Employee +0 Vote Up -0Vote Down

http://wp.me/pEk8Y-1M

Olio 0.2 Released
Employee +0 Vote Up -0Vote Down

http://wp.me/pEk8Y-1M

Reminder: Tech Webinar on Security for Web Application
Employee +0 Vote Up -0Vote Down

Reminder, mark you callendar:

Wednesday January 27th, Join the Sun Startup Essentials Webinar on  Security for Web Applications.

A key success factor for Web startups is to protect their applications and data from different security threats. Join this webinar to learn about security challenges and about key solutions such as encryption, authentication, certificates, secure and fault-tolerant storage, chrooted environments. The Sun Startup Essentials experts will also cover how to implement these solutions at minimal cost by using standard and open components such as Solaris, Apache, MySQL, ZFS and more. …

  [Read more...]
Reminder: Tech Webinar on Security for Web Application
Employee +0 Vote Up -0Vote Down

Reminder, mark you callendar:

Wednesday January 27th, Join the Sun Startup Essentials Webinar on  Security for Web Applications.

A key success factor for Web startups is to protect their applications and data from different security threats. Join this webinar to learn about security challenges and about key solutions such as encryption, authentication, certificates, secure and fault-tolerant storage, chrooted environments. The Sun Startup Essentials experts will also cover how to implement these solutions at minimal cost by using standard and open components such as Solaris, Apache, MySQL, ZFS and more. …

  [Read more...]
Showing entries 1 to 10 of 92 10 Older Entries

Planet MySQL © 1995, 2014, Oracle Corporation and/or its affiliates   Legal Policies | Your Privacy Rights | Terms of Use

Content reproduced on this site is the property of the respective copyright holders. It is not reviewed in advance by Oracle and does not necessarily represent the opinion of Oracle or any other party.