michael schmitt

web & mobile developer in downers grove, il

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» Hundreds of employees say no to being part of Elon Musk’s ‘extremely hardcore’ Twitter
www.theverge.com · Hundreds of Twitter’s remaining employees have resigned rather than stay for Elon Musk’s “extremely hardcore” cultural reset of the company.
» Now Arriving: Yayoi Kusama and Kiki Smith’s Grand Central Madison Mosaics
www.nytimes.com · Beach scenes, wild turkeys and fantastic abstract forms in glass grace the M.T.A.’s new Long Island Rail Road terminal, with works by other artists.
» Why Twitter Didn’t Go Down: From a Real Twitter SRE
matthewtejo.substack.com · Twitter supposedly lost around 80% of its work force. What ever the real number is, there are whole teams with out engineers on it now. Yet, the website goes on and the tweets keep coming. This left a lot wondering...
» The Age of PageRank is Over
blog.kagi.com · When Sergey Brin and Larry Page came up with the concept of PageRank in their seminal paper The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Hypertextual Web Search Engine ( http://infolab.stanford.edu/pub/papers/google.pdf ) (Sergey Brin and Lawrence Page, Stanford University, 1998) they profoundly changed...