Readings for Lunch — [ 02 Feb 2017 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY

The Queen photographed by Bryan Adams (source)

DEVOPS

GitLab.com Database Incident

Anything that could go wrong, went wrong yesterday at GitLab. And was not just a series of unfortunate events. Here the post-mortem of what happened.

PRODUCTS

Piaggio introduces Gita personal cargo droid that follows you around

A very interesting concept, a two-wheeled robotic personal helper that carries your belongings for you, wherever you go (“Gita” in Italian means “trip/excursion”).