Simon Willison’s Weblog

Sunday, 6th September 2009 (via) A Twisted/Python powered comet API for pushing out Subversion commits, built for Apache Foundation projects. # 9:50 pm

Petabytes on a budget: How to build cheap cloud storage. Explains how Backblaze can operate an unlimited backup service for five dollars a month—their custom storage hardware stores 67 terabytes for $7,867. # 9:27 pm

How to Build a Popularity Algorithm You can be Proud of. Filed for future reference. # 9:25 pm

Automating web site deployment at Barcamp Brighton. I’m determined to start using Fabric and proper deployment scripts for my personal projects. # 2:16 pm

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