Raise Cache

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

It is called Raise Cache and it should be a lot of fun. On the evening of November 17th, the NY tech community is going to throw a party to raise $100k for HackNY. At 8:30pm there is going to be a fashion show featuring members of the tech industry on the runway.

WordPress Page Caching Faster than Light — @WPEngine releases TachyCache

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

Today WP Engine proudly announces a new WordPress page-caching technology which actually delivers pages before the user clicks the link! Dateline April 1, 2012. Austin TX. In a joint venture with CERN, WP Engine has developed a TCP/IP layer on top of a faster-than-light neutrino beam, delivering page content in negative time. Page state and web analytics is preserved forward in time using quantum-entangled cookies.

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Trending Sources

Fifteen Years Later

K9 Ventures

The entire storage model of the Network Computer can be summarized in one word: cache! All the storage on your local NC is a cache. The entire local hard disk is nothing but a huge cache. The NC checks it’s local cache to see if it has the word-processor software cached in it.

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Hackers May Have Stolen The NSA's Most Powerful, Top-Secret CyberWeapons

Inc Startups

Here is what you need to know about the dangerous cache of cyberweapons shared online by a mysterious party called "The Shadow Brokers

Cached Thoughts in Conversation

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

His solution: cached thoughts. Both of these problems are solvable by having a sufficiently well built-up storage of cached thoughts that I don't need to generate everything in real time. First, that I need to generate cached thoughts in more subjects than I currently have. Seconds, that I need an ability to more reliably steer conversation into subjects that I actually do have cached thoughts about.

What To Do When Google Chrome Helper Eats Your Mac’s Battery Life

Feld Thoughts

Buried somewhere in one of the threads was a note to try clearing my browser cache. Of course, there is no “clear browser cache” option any more, but there is now a “hamburger menu: More Tools: Clear Browsing Data” option.

Frameworks Round 1


For the data-connected test, we''ve deliberately constructed the tests to avoid any framework-provided caching layer. Framework X has in-memory caching, why don''t you use that?" What about other caching approaches, then?"

Interrogating DNS Caches - Constantly Learning

Constantly Learning

Framework Benchmarks Round 10


SQLite tests miss the spirit of the database tests by avoiding network communication to a secondary server (a database server), making them a bit similar to our future caching-enabled test type. The SQLite tests may return once we have the caching test type specified and implemented.

How to Improve Website Load Times – Infographic

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Take Advantage of a Caching Plugin A caching plugin like W3 Total Cache can compress files and pages; this enables the website to load faster. Caching plugins can also minimize the file size by removing empty spaces and lines.

Don’t Let Slow Load Times Limit Your Potential


Caching. The most frequently accessed product pages and page elements should be cached so that they don’t have to be repeatedly retrieved on each visit. Set those items to be cached, and they are removed from each reload.

Desperately Seeking a Solution to Google Hangouts Errors 212, 213, 214, 215, 216

Feld Thoughts

I’ve tried clearing the cache, logging out, and resetting the browser / computer, which seems to be the only constructive solutions I can find on the web. I’m a huge Google Hangouts user.

Six Simple Ways To Digitally Declutter Your Small Business


Clear your cookies and cache. The cache is used by web browsers to accelerate page loading time, but this process saves itself in a file on your computer. By clearing all your browsing data, cache and cookies regularly, you can prevent this from happening.

2 Critical Lessons From The Greatest Cyber-Weapon Leak In History

Inc Startups

Two big changes that must happen now that a cache of powerful cyberweapons, likely belonging to the NSA, has been obtained by a mysterious, hostile actor

11 Low-Hanging Fruits for Increasing Website Speed (and Conversions)


Memcached is an open source high-performance distributed memory object caching system intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load. If you use WordPress, it plays nicely with W3 Total Cache plugin and you can set Memcached to do the caching. #5

Would You Hire That Guy Who Lists Mensa On His Resume?

Inc Startups

Given the myriad ways that smart people can demonstrate aptitude on a resume, it just feels like an easy way for underachievers to earn cach for their raw intelligence despite their inability to harness it productively

Think about Performance Before Building a Web Application


Reverse proxies are terrific for what they do: caching and serving static or semi-static content. Reverse-proxies and other front-end caching mechanisms are commonplace in WordPress deployments. “It was running fine.”

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Server Rooms And The Importance Of Staying Cool


From storage hardware to networking gear the small business has a small cache of digital technology upon which its growth and prosperity relies.

How Entrepreneurs Select And Nurture Top Performers

Startup Professionals Musings

They are not looking to build a cache of favors or special attention, and are not willing to make deals that compromise the solutions and can come back to haunt them. Isn’t it amazing that some people you know always seem to be working hard, but never seem to get anything done?

The 7 Attributes of People Who Get Things Done

Startup Professionals Musings

They are not looking to build a cache of favors or special attention, and are not willing to make deals that compromise the solutions and can come back to haunt them. Isn’t it amazing that some people you know always seem to be working hard, but never seem to get anything done?

A Relevant Tale: How Google Killed Inktomi

Diego Basch

Inktomi didn’t have snippets or caching. Our execs claimed that we didn’t need caching because our crawling cycle was much shorter than Google’s. On March 20th, 2000 Inktomi had a market capitalization of 25 billion dollars.

How To Build Your Personal Brand – 8 Tips


by Pamela Webber, Chief Marketing Officer at 99designs .

7 High-Octane Strategies to Boost Site Speed and Leave Competitors in the Dust!

Duct Tape Marketing

Save Time by Enabling Browser Caching. Browser caching is a server-side feature that can reduce this time by asking the browser to store some of the components locally. How to Enable Browser Caching? The above methods will ask the browser to cache static versions of whole pages.

Reducing Domain Sharding

Code as Craft

Since it can be challenging to change this dynamically (and can cause browser caching issues), people typically settle on a fixed number of shards – usually two. Make sure that your CDN is configured to leave hostname out of the cache key.

How To Set Goals Like You’re Google (Even If You’re Not)

Hunter Walker

A totally private, worldwide high-speed internet with locally cached video and free state-of-the-art PCs for every end user. Imagine a quick transition animation which played when you pressed the Play button that seemed to be a UX affordance but actually allowed us to start caching the video locally so we could tolerate connectivity interruptions in the post-play experience. Embrace the 10x factor.

Atomic deploys at Etsy

Code as Craft

Do you clear your caches, graceful your web server, prime your caches, or even stagger your deploys to groups of servers at a time and remove them from your load balancer while they are being updated? It should be possible to atomically update a running server without restarting it and without clearing any caches. When trying to address this problem in the past, I’ve made use of PHP’s realpath cache and APC (a PHP opcode cache, which uses inodes as keys).

Reducing Image File Size at Etsy

Code as Craft

For example, there’s load balancing involved with our ImgWriters to spread requests across the cluster, and our ImgCaches have a level of local in-memory caching for images that are frequently requested, coupled with a hashing scheme to reduce duplication of work.

5 UX Hacks That Can Immediately Increase Revenue


Instead, Cache The Collected Data. As form information is entered, cache it in the form fields, so shopper’s don’t have to retype it; speeding up the checkout process. Cache all user collected data, both for speed and to remove frustration.

Registration Form Design with Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn Authentication


Facebook changed its data caching policy), many of the issues remain the same. I continually face the challenge of designing and building registration / sign-up pages on a wide variety of different web sites and mobile applications.

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Anatomy of an online ad

High Contrast

Cache busting. Cache busting. This is used for cache busting. A cache-buster is a unique piece of code that prevents a browser from reusing an ad it has already seen and cached, or saved, to a temporary memory file.

Is Your WordPress Website Optimised?


The second area to help improve your WordPress website speed is to enable caching. Caching enables you to store files and images on your server or your visitors browser for quicker loading when they revisit your website or browse through other pages.

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Why company names & URLs don't matter

Don Dodge on The Next Big Thing

Once a user visits your site one time the browser cache remembers the name and will auto-complete it after the first few letters.or Some founders agonize over the name of their company and pay big bucks to purchase the domain name.

The 7 Most Important SEO Factors for Bloggers

Duct Tape Marketing

There are many factors that impact site load speed, including theme issues, caching and plugins. Using a caching plugin such a W3Total Cache has become a pretty standard recommendation.

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11 Essential WordPress Plugins in 2016

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

W3 Total Cache W3 Total Cache is one of the top plugins for WordPress. Page caching is used to avoid the delay by creating static cache pages for each page so that there is no need to dynamically load the contents each time. Caching of pages and posts in memory or on disk.

API First Transformation at Etsy – Operations

Code as Craft

A big step forward was the introduction of HTTP response caching. We had to add caching quickly, and first tried the same cache we use for image serving, Apache Traffic Server.

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Why We Hate Ads

Diego Basch

There was a time when searching wasn’t easy, so you had to rely on your memory cache of known things. You could argue that ads were useful in filling that cache, particularly for things that you had not needed or experienced up to that point. If you are aware that you want to find something, you search for it. Now that we have instant online search, that problem is no more.

Gmail 707 Error

Feld Thoughts

I found a few “clear your browser cache” suggestions, which didn’t help. I entered Gmail hell yesterday morning. Whenever I sent an email from within a browser, I got a 707 error back and Gmail would go into an endless “Retry” loop. It was early Monday morning and I wasn’t ready to deal with this, so I grabbed my iPad and did a bunch of email on it.

Benchmarking Cassandra Scalability on AWS - Over a million writes per second


Writes stress a data store all the way to the disks, while read benchmarks may only exercise the in-memory cache. We use these for read intensive workloads to cache more data in memory. Wednesday, November 2, 2011.

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The Power of Bing Search Marketing

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Reduce your website’s page load speed by minimizing HTTP requests, enabling browser caching, and reducing plug-ins when possible. Bing can be found where one least expects it.

End of the Android Road: Why I got an iPhone

This is going to be BIG.

So, eventually, you start to get "low memory" notices and you're forced to delete your twitter cache and manually move apps from internal memory to the card. I couldn't help but think, "Steve Jobs would never let a user spend time moving apps around memory or worrying about cache clearing.