Articles in little bits

Compose NewsBits: MySQL 8.0, Angular 2, Swift 3, Vim 8 and more

Compose NewsBits: MySQL 8.0 is now official and there's a MySQL vulnerability about, Angular 2 and Swift 3 are finalised, PostGIS 2.3 goes beta, Vim's back with version 8.0 and we look at a database that's a quine and a Tiny Lisp computer. NewsBits i…

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PostgreSQL 9.6 RC1, JSONB or not, CouchDB, MySQL 8.0, Memento, Bash, Go, Cucumbers and Harry Potter Security - Compose's Little Bits 46

PostgreSQL 9.6 gets it's first release candidate, reasons to not use Postgres's JSONB, CouchDB's mug for bugs, MySQL's next version number, adding time to the internet, better Bash-ing, Go's Context support in context, Cucumbers and deep learning and…

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Scylla 1.3, Conferences, Apollo, CockroachDB, gRPC, Redbot and more : Compose's Little Bits 45

Scylla is thrifty with 1.3, Conferences to go to, Apollo's typescripted GraphQL re-write, CockroachDB's code yellow, gRPC hits 1.0, Redbot's graphical chatbot, Redisson's Redis-backed Java objects, tales of terror from JavaScript testing and PicoLisp…

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Postgres-BDR, MongoDB, Hexastores, Sophia, Go, Powershell and more - Compose's Little Bits 44

Postgres-BDR goes 1.0, MongoDB updates the stable and development branches, a look at Hexastores, Sophia's key/value storage gets rows, Go goes 1.7, PowerShell goes open source, Github makes page publishing easier, GnuPG gets fixed randomness, Apple…

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Compose's Little Bits 43 - PostgreSQL updates and beta, Markets, Queues, Fast.com, Open vSwitch and more

Security updates for PostgreSQL and a new 9.6 beta, what next for the database market, job queues for RethinkDB, how they made Fast.com fast, Open vSwitch's new home, PyPy gets Mozilla money, Linux's TCP Stack problem, are your secrets safe in a secu…

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Compose's Little Bits 41 - Redis, Uber, CouchDB, Mesos, Kubernetes and more

A Redis update and more, Uber and its latest database migration, the road to CouchDB 2.0, Mesos reaches 1.0, a certificate manager for Kubernetes, Microsoft's ChakraCore now in Linux and OSX Node, OpenVZ goes KVM and NIST talks authentication on Gith…

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Compose's Little Bits 40 - PostgreSQL, BuntDB, Prometheus, CGI Vulnerability, Ruby 2.4, Kilua

A fresh beta for PostgreSQL, a new small embeddable Go database, Prometheus monitoring hits 1.0, a CGI vulnerability triggers lots of updates, what's in Ruby 2.4 (now in preview) and Kilua is now a thing - All the links that Compose's technical conte…

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Little Bits 36 – ArangoDB, PostgreSQL 9.6, Redis, Ambry, Rails 5 and more

There's a new version of ArangoDB, a new beta of PostgreSQL 9.6, an important update for Redis 3.2, a CDN centric media store from LinkedIn, a Redis 5 RC release, a new license for Cygwin, a sticky encryption fight and a rather essential parrot - All…

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Compose's Little Bit's #35 - Scylla, Meteor and RethinkDB, PostgreSQL, ECMAScript 2016, Git 2.9, Go and more

Scylla goes for monthly updates, using Meteor and RethinkDB, versioning and PostgreSQL, ES7 (ECMAScript 2016) is approved, Git 2.9 arrives with new diffing, Cockroach folk vs Go dependencies, Learning X in Y Minutes, Apple's new file-system and the s…

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Compose's Little Bits #33 - Torus, PostgreSQL, Go, SyntaxDB and Scrolling

A new distributed storage platform appears, tips on safely using PostgreSQL, Go 1.7's beta appears, SyntaxDB for polyglots and what happens when The Onion improves scrolling - all the links that caught the eye of Compose's technical content curator a…

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