Episode 60

#60: Faraday Pajamas


August 26th, 2014

51 mins 21 secs

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About this Episode

This week, Dave and Gunnar talk about vampire plants, spider oaks, and ultrasonic potatoes.

No radiation gets in, only creepy vibes get out.

Cutting Room Floor

  • Google Mesa is crazytown
    • From O’Reilly Radar’s Four short links: “Paper by Googlers on the database holding G’s ad data. Trillions of rows, petabytes of data, point queries with 99th percentile latency in the hundreds of milliseconds and overall query throughput of trillions of rows fetched per day, continuous updates on the order of millions of rows updated per second, strong consistency and repeatable query results even if a query involves multiple datacenters, and no SPOF. (via Greg Linden)”

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