15 Matching Annotations
  1. Aug 2019
  2. Aug 2018
  3. Feb 2018
  4. Dec 2017
  5. Oct 2017
  6. Jun 2017
    1. Kafka consumer offset management protocol to keep track of what’s been uploaded to S3

      consumers keep track of what's written and where it left off by looking at kafka consumer offsets rather than checking S3 since S3 is an eventually consistent system.

    2. Data lost or corrupted at this stage isn’t recoverable so the greatest design objective for Secor is data integrity.

      data loss in S3 is being mitigated.

  7. May 2017
  8. Mar 2017
  9. May 2016
    1. . Is art about making up new things or about transforming the raw material that's out there? Cutting, pasting, sampling, remixing and mashing up have become mainstream modes of cultural expression, and fan fiction is part of that. It challenges just about everything we thought we knew about art and creativity.

      Not really. Art has always been about reacting (in some part) to the works that have come before it.