The Weekly Dev - 202215

Technical Wisdom

If you have been coding for a long time, chances are that you will have transitioned into managing teams, or maybe designing architectures.

Or maybe not.

Both options are probably fine, there is so much to know in order to keep current with the latest technologies.

Also, some critical sense is useful in order to realize that not all the latest technologies are the greatest.

API development

"Unsurprisingly, the pandemic-ridden era has fueled the rise of APIs in the world. What is more interesting, however, is that with the rise of APIs, a rise in the number of API specification documents has been observed as well. It leads us to believe that more people are adapting to the design-first approach for building APIs, resulting in intriguing API specification trends."

Top API Specification Trends: 2019-2022


Hardware and Software

Coding for SSDs


Data-Intensive Systems

An historical excursus on WebSockets in:

The Challenge of Scaling WebSockets


Together with some more practical indication regarding:

How to Scale WebSockets


Industrial IOT

"In the context of the Internet of Things (IoT) wireless connectivity, mesh networking capability has been a highly anticipated addition to the Bluetooth standard. Mainly because this feature can extend the coverage range, as well as the use cases, of Bluetooth networks. The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) introduced Bluetooth mesh in 2017. Now with the mesh option, Bluetooth looks set to be able to compete with other mesh-capable standards such as ZigBee and Thread"

An Introduction to Bluetooth Mesh Networking


Boring Security

How to Decrypt SSL with Wireshark - HTTPS Decryption Guide


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