Archive for August, 2006
Jon Udell tries the Elastic Compute Cloud — a Web service that provides resizable compute capacity.
Why Processes Scale Better Than Threads:
In a recent blog post, Assaf Arkin compares threads and independent processes, and suggests that most Java developers turn to threads to scale their application, whereas those working with PHP, Ruby, or other LAMP languages, use processes. He argues that processes scale better.
First, I ran 20 miles for my preparation for the NYC marathon. It took me 3 hours and 12 minutes.
I think my body is getting used to longer distances. In a few weeks, it should be able to swallow miles with no hiccups.
I also went for the new Woody Allen movie, Scoop with Scarlett Johansson and Hugh Jackman.
We know WA can be really obnoxious. In this movie, he is, but this is really part of the movie.