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The Cheapest Healthy Diet

A few years ago I got to wondering - if my work dried up and I had to minimize my food expenses, what's the cheapest possible healthy diet I could get away with?

Optimizing Your Web App 100x is Like Adding 99 Servers

A lot of tech discussion these days is focused around scaling infrastructures to handle huge traffic. But it's important not to forget how far some simple optimizations can go.