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This week on the bikeshed, less syntax and more hand waving:

http://samskivert.com/bikeshed/2015/08/modularity/

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Do I really need to install a third party app to migrate all my apps, data, user accounts and home screen config to a new Nexus 7? Where's my "restore from iCloud backup" option?

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"Nevertheless, the JVM is so mature, well-tested, fast, flexible, and allows for such detailed runtime profiling and monitoring, that I wouldn’t consider running a critical, non-trivial server process on anything else."

Amen to that brother.

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First of all, a big welcome to all the new Editors. You have hit the ground running and already created a lot of awesome new series! Thanks!

A few bits of advice / requests that will make my life a bit easier when I do final review of the series before activating them:

- Please check punctuation as well as grammar and content when reviewing your own and other's series. I fixed about two dozen descriptions/facts which lacked a space between, for example, a word and a parenthesis, or after a period and before the next word.

- Please check your "Source" URLs. Once you are done preparing your series, go through and click the "Source: Foo" links on each card to make sure they go to the right place (it will open the pages in a new window/tab so you won't lose your place). Some of the series had incorrectly formatted URLs ( like "<url>" instead of just "url") and some of them just linked to the wrong place.

- Please use full sentences in the description of the cards. You can get away with fragments in the facts, but not the description. (So if you're describing a TV show character, using "Played by Blah Blah" is not a good description.) And please use punctuation. A period is definitely necessary in the description, and except in very special cases, it's also necessary for each fact.

Otherwise things look great! It's great to see a bunch of interesting new series being added to the game again. I'm sure the players that had previously maxed out their collections and collected every card will be excited to finally get some new stuff!
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