Schemaless databases mean we are free to choose where to validate data against a schema and where to bind the data to something understandable like a programming language, external schema, or user interface. Where we choose write this schema shouldn't be nowhere, or spread throughout a large codebase, or at the last moment before the — shudder — noncomputer world weighs in.
Go recently announced its latest release. If the success stories of few early adopters are any indication, the language has a great future ahead.
In the hypercompetitive news market, news outlets race to break news first. Time is one of the most defining factors among breaking news services, and The Washington Post is keen to continuously improve that factor in its own service.
News organizations across the globe are excited by immersive technologies like VR, AR and 360-video and their limitless potential for storytelling. At The Post, we’ve done a bunch of experiments with these formats over the years, but when we set out to build a custom virtual-reality experience on privatized space flight to Mars, we found ourselves wanting more.