From Programming Pearls, 2nd Edition
Many developers take the terminal for granted. If you've ever tried to integrate with the TTY, you've seen what a crazy mess it has become.
Amazing chart showing the history and lineage of programming languages
From Principles of Chaos Engineering
Andrei Alexandrescu writes in an article to InformIT
Hat tip to the O'Reilly Programming Newsletter
I've been reading ZeroMQ: Messaging For Many Applications
I have long disliked RPC, especially since I built a very messy XML-RPC/PHP system many years ago. This paper would have helped me out immensely.