Nov 21, 2016 Monday

Why startup founders are always unhappy

My theory is that a founder’s happiness is tied to the rate of change of their startup’s success. In other words, your happiness graph is the first derivative of your success graph.

I came a long way with Sublevel but I’m still unhappy.

Nov 14, 2016 Monday

A performance analysis of Python WSGI servers

In Part 1 of this series, we introduced you to WSGI and the top 6 WSGI web servers. In this post, we’ll show you the result of our performance benchmark analysis of these servers. There are many production-grade WSGI servers, and we were curious as to how well they performed. To this end, we constructed a benchmark to test six of the most popular servers.

Nov 8, 2016 Tuesday

The oppressive gospel of minimalism

It has become an ostentatious ritual of consumerist self-sacrifice; people who have it all now seem to prefer having nothing at all.

Nov 8, 2016 Tuesday

How minimalism brought me freedom and joy

I have one bag of clothes, one backpack with a computer, iPad, and phone. I have zero other possessions.

Nov 7, 2016 Monday

Benchmark of Python WSGI servers

So that is what we are going to do, we are going to take the top-3 performing WSGI servers namely Tornado, Gevent and uWSGI (FAPWS3 lack of HTTP/1.1 support made it unsuitable for this benchmark) and give them 5 minutes of ping-pong mayhem.

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