Month: December 2015

How I Explained REST to My Wife

This is one of my all time favorite dialogs between a developer and his wife over a subject (HTTP and REST) that is the backbone of the web. The truth of the matter is that many professional developers have had the same questions the wife has asked. I think this dialog completely clears up the

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Is Managed Code (.NET/Java) Slow?

Software applications are getting more and more complex and each platform for developing applications these days seems like its operating on a higher and higher level of abstraction to hide that complexity from the developer. In particular, when I say “a higher level of abstraction”, I am talking about “managed languages”. “Managed code” is a term coined by

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