A Practitioner’s Guide: Best NoSQL databases to solve 9 real-time transaction challenges

We’re big fans of “picking the right tool for the job on hand.” Here are recommendations for the best NoSQL technology to solve nine real-time, real-world transactional challenges (better than RBDM SQL can).

Facebook Usernames: Another “nail in the coffin” for using on “plain simple language”

Yesterday morning (12am EDT to be exact), Facebook opened the doors to allowing its members to register and bind easy-to-handle usernames to their accounts (company and organization names are coming soon). This is yet another step along the road that will eventually make it impossible for new organizations to brand themselves using plain simple language…