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Florin Andrei
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A quick ride south of South Bay I did recently. I'm not sure the experience of riding the California roads could ever be properly captured on video, but at least the beauty of this land should be self-evident.
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Neat.  That's a lot faster than my bike covers that kind of ground:-).
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Is your Graphite backend not fast enough for either receiving metrics, or querying, or both? Split it up for a massive performance boost. #monitoring #metrics #DevOps
Printer-friendly version. Is your Graphite backend not fast enough for either receiving metrics, or querying, or both? Split it up for a massive performance boost. Perhaps you've started with a single Graphite instance, collecting metrics from all your other instances, and you're also using it ...
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"GAS NOPE" - Tesla
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Onboard WiFi, Bluetooth and storage. Cheaper than a Raspberry Pi. Looks like a great option for automation and robotics.
Next Thing Co. is raising funds for CHIP - The World's First Nine Dollar Computer on Kickstarter! Built for work, play, and everything in between! \(•◡•)/
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Chipotle, a company known for making oversized burritos and publishing literary fiction on items of trash, announced today that it has stopped serving food made from genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Oh hooray, yet another victory for misinformation.
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I'm pretty sure it can't be made simpler than this. It took me an afternoon to make it, and most time was spent on thinking how to make it, going to OSH and back, and waiting for the epoxy putty to cure.
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The video is amazing enough, sure. But what really makes your jaw drop is when you realize that thrust is provided by 4 R/C model turbojet engines - the JetCat P200 (about 24 kg thrust each). Basically, the whole thing is an oversize R/C model airplane, with a person hanging beneath the wing. MIND / BLOWN
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Flying camera that follows you. Awesome.
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My guys won first place, each in his own category. Good job - and keep up the training schedule.
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Jimmy stuck a GoPro on his helmet and filmed the proceedings. This where we climb Page Mill to the top.
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  • University of Bucharest
    Physics, 1996
  • Liceul Traian, Turnu Severin, Romania
    1988
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Moto 360 by Motorola
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Shouldn't a watch built for our times do more than just tell you the time? #moto360 #choosechoice

Space, the Final Startup
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Recent advances are about to put entrepreneurs into orbit.

Measles outbreak shines harsh spotlight on anti-vaccine parents
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A measles outbreak is being blamed on clusters of families who refuse to have their children vaccinated, often out of the belief the vaccine

Google Fiber confirmed for four new metro areas, 18 cities
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Atlanta, Charlotte, Nashville, and Raleigh-Durham get Google's gigabit Internet.

Google Search Will Be Your Next Brain
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Inside Google’s massive effort in Deep Learning, which could make already-smart search into scary-smart search

Matt Blodgett: But Where Do People Work in This Office?
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In one study after another, workers failed to give much weight to decor in choosing, for instance, among variously colored panels and fixtur

The 10 Myths of DevOps
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DevOps • Rant · The 10 Myths of DevOps. Posted on December 23, 2014 . Although not officially coined until 2009, DevOps ideals have been exp

Unikernels: Rise of the Virtual Library Operating System - ACM Queue
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We've redesigned the Queue article pages. Please let us know what you think. Distributed Computing · Download PDF version of this article. J

Structures
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For anyone who has ever wondered why suspension bridges don't collapse under eight lanes of traffic, how dams hold back-or give way under...

How Building a Black Hole for Interstellar Led to an Amazing Scientific ...
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Kip Thorne looks into the black hole he helped create and thinks, “Why, of course. That's what it would do.” This particular black hole is a

Ambition the film
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Ambition is a collaboration between Platige Image and ESA. Directed by Tomek Bagiński and starring Aiden Gillen and Aisling Franciosi, Ambit

The Righteous Mind | Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religio...
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Inside Google’s Secret Drone-Delivery Program
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After two years of development, the Silicon Valley company reveals to The Atlantic that it has substantial research effort into building fly

[14:24:58] brianwong: how do you use riemann to simply check if a ...
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gdnsd
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gdnsd is an Authoritative-only DNS server which does geographic (or other sorts of) balancing, redirection, weighting, and service-state-con

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All Our Patent Are Belong To You | Blog | Tesla Motors
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Yesterday, there was a wall of Tesla patents in the lobby of our Palo Alto headquarters. That is no longer the case. They have been removed,

Mobius ActionCam
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Home of the Micro HD ActionCam.

BLOODHOUND SSC - 1,000 mph car
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International education initiative focussed around a 1,000 mph World Land Speed Record attempt

WebGL Water
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WebGL Water. Made by Evan Wallace. This demo requires a decent graphics card and up-to-date drivers. If you can't run the demo, you can stil

Awesome. I needed a few copies of a pattern printed on transparent foil. I was able to get the job done here quickly and easily - everyone was very helpful. Thank you.
Public - 5 months ago
reviewed 5 months ago
Thumbs up review for West Coast Archery. The owner is very knowledgeable and helpful. He will work with you to make sure you get what you want. The store has a wide range of items in stock - arrows, releases, broadheads, basically everything you need. They also have a big shooting range, nice looking, big, bright and clean, where you can rent a lane and shoot some arrows. Or you can take lessons. They also do leagues, check the website for the schedule. I've purchased here compound bows for myself and my kids, those models were very new (production had just started), so they didn't have them in stock. They placed orders with the manufacturers and the items arrived quickly. If you live in the Bay Area, this is one of your best options for an archery pro shop. 5/5 stars.
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Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Slow slow slow. Don't waste your time.
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Nice coffee & sandwich place in an area with way too many boring fast food joints.
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago
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Mom and pop motel. From outside looks just okay. But the rooms are awesome! Very very clean. New furniture, very nice and comfortable, I almost felt spoiled. Large and clean bathroom, with bathtub. Microwave, A/C, fridge, TV and Internet. The price was better than the Big Name hotel at the other end of town. The owners are nice people, very helpful. Highly recommended; this is where I'll stay again when I'm in the area.
Quality: ExcellentFacilities: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
Their stuff is good, but they're slow. Also, breakfast menu is not all-day.
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago
Awesome omelette!
Public - 4 years ago
reviewed 4 years ago