What the hell is 'Tail-call recursion?'
Martijn Verburg, Richard Warburton and James Gough present a humorous look at the wide range of incomprehensible terminology in the tech industry today.
The rise of the non-relational database
From MongoDB to Cassandra, Github's Tim Berglund talks to Chris Mayer about what NoSQL is and what it isn't
Big Data just a bubble waiting to burst?
Big Data is on everyone's lips, but does it really deserve the amount of the attention it is getting? Or is it actually a big bubble waiting to burst? In this keynote address…
Filmed at JAXconf
This JAXconf session from Brian Sletten, Software Engineer and president of Bosatsu Consulting, addresses important design considerations including both URL and representation…
It's been said only a madman would use all of C++. It's also been said only a madman would use C++."
A different kind of database
Sebastian Meyen chats with Clojure creator Rich Hickey about the thinking behind his latest project, Datomic - a database with a difference