My scratchpad...

March 27, 2012 at 11:35pm
Reblogged from syncpad

SyncPad: Node.js vs Erlang: SyncPad's Experience →



First and foremost I want to be clear - this post is not comparing Erlang and Node.js. This is about my experience with one versus the other. The truth is, you can’t compare these two. Erlang was made for the largest global telecom systems and Javascript was made to make our

March 21, 2012 at 9:27pm

Cinemetrics, Visual Fingerprints for Movies →

March 20, 2012 at 10:25am
Reblogged from tjholowaychuk

TJ Holowaychuk: Redis Lua scripting is badass →


Roughly a year ago Salvatore Sanfilippo the author of Redis wrote a blog post discussing the inclusion of Lua as a scripting language. I finally decided to try this out, and let’s just say it’s pretty badass.

Lua is a great fit for Redis, they have similar philosophies, being simple,…

October 20, 2010 at 3:40pm


I’m Terry Martin, founder of Semantic Press. JavaScript / Node.JS developer and machine learning enthusiast. Perpetual learner and traveler.