Best Practices for Speeding Up Your Web Site

Posted: Saturday, November 20, 2010 by Venkat Pola in Labels:

JavaScript based web servers

Posted: Monday, November 15, 2010 by Venkat Pola in Labels:

These days lot of buzz about JavaScript based web servers.

We might have seen
Java based web servers like jetty,tomcat..etc
Python based web servers like Django,tornado.

Similarly we have JavaScript based web servers. Yes, JavaScript is not just for browsers!

The most Server-side JavaScript (SSJS) are Node.js and Aptana Jaxer. The specifications are at CommonJS.

Are you looking for Venture Capitalists?

Posted: Wednesday, November 10, 2010 by Venkat Pola in Labels:

A venture capitalist (also known as a VC) is a person or investment firm that makes venture investments, and these venture capitalists are expected to bring managerial and technical expertise as well as capital to their investments.

Get the complete A-Z firms list here

Let's have a look at Steve Jobs speech about "How to live before you die"

Posted: Friday, November 5, 2010 by Venkat Pola in Labels:

Caching Techniques in Python

Posted: Thursday, November 4, 2010 by Venkat Pola in Labels:

Check out this SlideShare Presentation:

Generally I write DB wrapper which talks to Database by providing all CRUD operations. This wrapper takes care of setting/updating cache keys.

Note:- If we are using caching for reports then make sure your cache key contains complete search criteria information.

How Web 3.0 will be?

Posted: by Venkat Pola in Labels:

Check out this SlideShare Presentation:

20 Quora threads about startups

Posted: Tuesday, November 2, 2010 by Venkat Pola in Labels:

1. What would the ideal web technology start-up team be composed of?
2. How does one hire really good product managers?
3. What are the best ways for gauging or assessing product "spidey sense" during an interview?
4. What is the best way to evaluate a potential startup to work at (full-time)?
5. Are there examples of good start up term sheets?
6. What interview questions would you ask a prospective User Experience design leader for a Web 2.0 startup?
7. What are the top 5-7 questions a start-up CEO should ask of an angel investor early on, to determine if they and you (& your project) are a potential fit?
8. What are the best ways to manage relationships with VC contacts prior to fundraising?
9. What are the top qualities to look for in angel investors?
10. What key values led to early PayPal's culture of entrepreneurship?
11. What companies are the best examples of great corporate culture?
12. What percentage equity should an "involved" advisor receive?
13. What are the most common mistakes first-time entrepreneurs make?
14. How did Startup X get traction?
15. What is the number one reason startups fail?
16. What are some blogs a new startup should send press releases to?
17. How should startups compensate an attorney?
18. What essential skills do startup founders generally lack?
19. What is the best advice you could give to a young, first time startup CEO?
20. What is the most useful, shortest and most generally applicable piece of wisdom you know?

Please get the details here