Scaling it up — "BarCamp talk from a Yahoo engineer on scaling web services with database clusters, load balancing and performance monitoring. Suggests a Nagios script to spin up EC2 instances when load spikes. "
Baseball Geography and Transportation — "New modes of transportation have affected far more in baseball than how the players travel. They have influenced the shape of the field of play itself and made possible one of the most heartwrenching moves in baseball franchise history."
Better Than Free — "When copies are free, you need to sell things which can not be copied."
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