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episode #5: YAGNI

| agile yagni design | Isaac Sesi and Sam Moorhouse

Yagni is a Design Pun popularized by Perl developers. Effectively, what it boils down to is this: Don't Build Code That You Don't Need!

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episode #4: Creating Your Own File Formats

| file formats customize software zip file extensions dotlearn custom files | Sam Bhattacharyya

The idea of having your own file formats seem very strange in 2018, but back in the earlier days of computing, this wasn’t a strange thing at all. Most people are familiar with typical file formats like mp4 for video, mp3 for audio, pdf or docx for documents. Those seem quite fixed and most people have never found weird file formats unless you use specialty software.

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episode #3: The Linux Terminal Server Project

| linux server terminal ltsp thin-client | Laud Bentil

The problem most systems administrators face with setting up home, office, or organizational infrastructure is security. If you are the one paying for this kind of setup, then it becomes an even bigger headache. What you probably want is a cost effective, more secure Linux Terminal Server which greatly improves value over traditional computing systems.

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episode #2: Leveraging Data and Spatial Environments to Create immersive Experiences

| tech virtual reality augmented reality mixed reality bonsai circaevum immersive experiences spatial environments | Adam Sauer

It’s really hard to look at all these numbers on a screen and try to figure out how to take something meaningful from that. So much of our brain is wired to perceive this whole environment around us and basically figure out how to navigate in this 3D space. If it’s part of your job to look at all that data every single day then it is so much more useful to basically take all that boring data and put it in this 3D space so your brain can interpret it properly, and visualize certain information in a more efficient way.

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episode #1: Keeping Passwords Safe in 2018

| argon-2 secure-password cryptography security passwords salts hash | Emil Bay

Your password represents your identity, learn how to keep yourself safe from identity theft online, and best practices developers should use to ensure the safety of their users.

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