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  1. About opening doors and asking questions:
    An interview with Janne Jul Jensen
  2. Evaluating MySQL Parallel Replication Part 2: Slave Group Commit
  3. Better Parallel Replication for MySQL
  4. IO::Socket::Timeout: socket timeout made easy
  5. A/B Testing - Concept != Execution
  6. Distributed Top-N Similarity Join with Hive and Perl Part I
  7. B.Smashing – A Front End evening with Booking.com and Smashing Magazine
  8. Better Crash-safe replication for MySQL
  9. Would you like fries with that?
  10. Goldilocks and the Three Experiments
  11. Reusing Bitmap objects on Android
  12. MySQL Slave Scaling (and more)
  13. More Optimizations in Perl 5.20-to-be
  14. Automating CSS sprites for large organisations
  15. MySQL 5.6 GTIDs: Evaluation and Online Migration
  16. A Faster Perl Runtime in Tiny Steps
  17. Custom Browser Extensions for Front End Developers
  18. Native Extensions for Perl without Smoke and Mirrors
  19. Hardening Perl's Hash Function
  20. How we do talent development in Booking.com IT
  21. The Next Sereal is Coming!
  22. Responsive Email
  23. The Dreaded "Attempt to free unreferenced scalar"
  24. OK: Monitoring enabled
  25. On the importance of localisation
  26. Profiling in Production
  27. Is your A/B testing effort just chasing statistical ghosts?
  28. Dotfiles distribution
  29. The Little Script That Could
  30. F5 BIG-IP Custom MIB
  31. Writing Advanced Daemons That Aren't Daemons
  32. Highlander!
  33. Booking.com Software Developer Hiring Process
  34. Protect Against Accidental Logging of Sensitive Information
  35. Efficient CSS Compression in Perl
  36. We're Hiring Designers
  37. Sereal - a binary data serialization format
  38. The Signal Handling Blues
  39. Welcome to the Booking.com dev blog