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About What we do Portfolio People Blog Contact. You are viewing a single entry. Please also check out the most recent entries. March 28, 2013. Results.

Frameworks Round 1

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You are viewing the first round of web application framework benchmarks. We have left this first round intact as a historical record. Higher is better.

Frameworks Round 2

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Last week, we posted the results of benchmarking several web application development and frameworks. The response was tremendous. Dedicated hardware.

Everything about Java 8

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The following post is a comprehensive summary of the developer-facing changes coming in Java 8. This next iteration of the JDK is currently scheduled for general availability in September 2013. At the time of this writing, Java 8 development is still very much in progress. Language features and APIs may still change. Interface improvements. Lambdas.

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Framework Benchmarks Round 10

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Round 10 of the Framework Benchmarks project is now available! Between Round 9 and Round 10, we saw an average of 7 commits per day. versus 1.05M).

Framework Benchmarks Round 7

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Happy Halloween fans of web development frameworks! Round 7 includes many new framework test implementations contributed by the community. Thanks!

Frameworks Round 4

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We’ve posted Round 4 of our ongoing project measuring the performance of many web application frameworks and platforms. View Round 4 results now.

Framework Benchmarks Round 11

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Round 11 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is now available! We'll keep this blog entry short and sweet. The highlights for Round 11.

Framework Benchmarks Round 8

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Merry Christmas web framework performance aficionados! We certainly can''t think of anything more festive. We have fruitcake and egg nog. Or maybe not.

Frameworks Round 6

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July marks the fourth month of our ongoing project measuring the performance of web application frameworks and platforms. View Round 6 results now.

Frameworks Round 5

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We have posted Round 5 of our ongoing project measuring the performance of web application frameworks and platforms. View Round 5 results now. Thanks!

Frameworks Round 3

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We''ve previously posted two rounds of results of benchmarking many web application platforms and frameworks. The community''s response remains strong!

Framework Benchmarks Round 12

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Round 12 of the ongoing Web Framework Benchmarks project is now available! race against the clock. View the full results of Round 12. Thanks!

The Hardware behind the Results of Framework Benchmarks Round 10

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By Jeffrey Papen, CEO and Founder, Peak Hosting. At Peak Hosting , we're big fans of TechEmpower's Framework Benchmarks, an open source project the company has been coordinating since early 2013. Hardware comes into play when performance is important. And TechEmpower will tell you performance is always important. versus 1.05M).

Mangling JSON numbers

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If we have a long (64-bit integer) that we serialize into JSON, we might be in trouble if JavaScript consumes that JSON. JavaScript has the equivalent of double (64-bit floating point) for its numbers, and double cannot represent the same set of numbers as long. If we are not careful, our long is mangled in transit. Consider 2 53 + 1. Failing fast.

Performance competition is a good thing

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We love this! If you've not been watching the ASP.NET team's community standups , you have missed some surprisingly transparent, interesting, and oftentimes funny updates from a major web application framework development team. Every time I watch one I marvel, this is Microsoft? Clearly we're seeing a new Microsoft. Recently, they reached 1.15

Pragmatism with Flavor

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We build web and mobile applications, and we've been doing so for a little over fifteen years. To our delight, technology has evolved and improved in many ways over that time. Technology evolution can be cyclical, with some branches looping back to the past with surprising vigor and without much self-awareness. We love technology, but.

Storage worries

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In the 1980s, high-tech companies stored information about their customers on their sophisticated and high-cost computer equipment. Back then such practices were exceptional except at relatively large companies. Thirty years later, it's so commonplace that there are numerous services to store customer data for you "in the cloud.". The good stuff.

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Formlabs $35 Million Financing

Feld Thoughts

We just led a $35 million financing at Formlabs. In case you were wondering, lasers are super cool. In the fall of 2012, Formlabs did a $2.95

Your Truth vs. The Truth

Feld Thoughts

I’ve been thinking about what “truth” means lately. It started me down a path where I began separating types of truth.

The 2% Change

Feld Thoughts

Here’s something actionable for you on a Monday morning. If you want to improve your business, in addition to all the other things you are doing, focus on changing thing by 2%. For example, raise your prices 2%. Eliminate 2% of your variable costs. Focus on the bottom 2% of your team and ask yourself if you really want them on your team.

Berlin: Startup Home As A Service

Feld Thoughts

I thought this was outrageously brilliant. Thanks to Andrew Hyde for sending it to me. The Boulder startup community is called Boulder.

The Fight Between The Future And The Past

Feld Thoughts

At dinner last night with Amy and friends we ended up in a long conversation about what’s going on in the world right now.

Hire a VP Finance Sooner Rather Than Later

Feld Thoughts

The post is aimed at CEOs of startups who have at least 15 employees. If you don’t have a VP Finance on your team reporting to you, do yourself, your team, and your investors a favor and go hire one right now. While it’s trendy to outsource your accounting to a third party, once you hit a certain size it’s dangerous.

In Defense Of Bubbles

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

There is nothing the tech media and the broader press likes to ask me about more than bubbles. “Is Snapchat a bubble?” ” “Is Uber a bubble?” ” “Is Facebook a bubble?” ” “Is seed investing a bubble?” ” “Is growth investing a bubble?” ” And on and on and on.

Glowforge’s $22 Million Financing

Feld Thoughts

We just led a $22 million financing in Glowforge. I’ll start with the punchline – lasers are super cool. Oh, and lasers are super cool.

Best Seed Pitch Ever

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

I read yesterday evening that our portfolio company Twilio , which priced its IPO last night, is going to live code from the NYSE this morning. That brought a powerful flashback to the first time I met Jeff Lawson , founder and CEO of Twilio. It was 2008 in our old offices on the 14th floor of the building we still work in. VC & Technology

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A Typical Example of #GiveFirst

Feld Thoughts

We are investors and Jason is on her board. Later that day, Krista sent me the full story, which follows, in an email. Krista’s words follow.

When the going gets tough, the tough get going

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

It sure feels like the long awaited headwinds have arrived and the tailwinds are behind us for now. friend sent me this chart today.

Work Hard. Be Kind.

Feld Thoughts

His message is simple: Work Hard. Be Kind. Having worked with Chris for many years, it’s a great summary of how he lives his life. Be Kind.

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Global Venture Capital Distribution

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Richard Florida published some stats on the distribution of global venture capital investment last week. London and Beijing crack the top ten.

What Happened In 2015

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Last year in my What Just Happened post, I said: the social media phase of the Internet ended. But it is not yet clear what that thing is.

Unscramble Your Biases

Feld Thoughts

And, as you read though the list below of my experiences / viewpoints, you’ll quickly see how the biases can create a chaotic mind-mess.

Why Raising Too Much Money Can Harm Your Startup

Both Sides of the Table

Amongst the most often asked questions I get from founders is, “How much money should I raise?” have this “How much should I raise?”

Intel Disrupted: Why large companies find it difficult to innovate, and what they can do about it

Steve Blank

In the 21 st century it’s harder for large corporations to create disruptive breakthroughs. What’s holding large companies back? Lessons Learned.

How to Build a Startup & Understanding Venture Capital

Both Sides of the Table

There are very few ideas that are obviously a billion-dollar idea from the start. So what should you do? And Lyft? Twitter was a podcasting company.

Experiment and Scandal

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

We are living in a time of great experiments. They are not happening in the lab. They are happening in the real world. And they are being financed by real people. We are witnessing the de-institutionalization of experimentation. We are returning to a time when anyone can be an inventor and innovator. But by their nature experiments often fail.

Video Of The Week: Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

You should too. mobile VC & Technology Web/Tech

Your non-linear problem of 90% utilization

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

Does it feel like everyone is working very hard, all the time, and yet not accomplishing as much as everyone would like? Maybe this is why. Essays

What Are Pre-Seed Rounds and Why Do They Exist?

View from Seed

This is the first of several blog posts discussing pre-seed rounds. ” I’ll also address why they’ve become fairly common.