Measuring the Minecraft Playerbase

For fun I decided to see whether I can figure out how many Minecraft players are online at the moment. And it turns out that it's »

The HDFS Juggernaut

There's been much focus on MongoDB, Elastic and Redis in terms of data exposure on the Internet due to their general popularity in the developer community. »

Hostility in the Cheese Shop

A user on Reddit noticed an odd package in the Python Package Index, sometimes refererred to as the Cheese Shop. It's a package with the name »