Readings for Lunch — [ 16 Mar 2016 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Clockwork, Westminster (source)

DEVOPS

The Epic Story of Dropbox’s Exodus From the Amazon Cloud Empire

Via Uberto Barbini
Half-a-billion people stored files on Dropbox. The files were in Amazon’s cloud. Until Dropbox built its own infrastructure.

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Creating an SVG Icon System with React

An interesting approach on how to use React to directly inject/inline the SVG elements into the DOM without using <use>. Probably not an all-purpose solution, but something to keep in mind anyway.