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  1. 5 ways to listen to your customers
  2. Evaluating MySQL Parallel Replication Part 4: More Benchmarks in Production
  3. Evaluating MySQL Parallel Replication Part 4, Annex: Under the Hood
  4. k-Nearest Neighbours: From slow to fast thanks to maths
  5. Taming the events: How we regained petabyte-scale Hive query power
  6. A Few Fun Tools We Built At Booking.com
  7. Perl IntelliJ Plugin - Herd your code
  8. Progressive Web Apps with Service Workers
  9. The one where Booking.com sent travellers to Mars
  10. Using Riak as Events Storage - Part 3
  11. Using multivariant tests to determine performance impact
  12. Keeping Control of the Front-end
  13. Using Riak as Events Storage - Part 2
  14. Using Riak as Events Storage - Part 1
  15. Changing our attitude towards failure
  16. Abstracting Binlog Servers and MySQL Master Promotion without Reconfiguring all Slaves
  17. Evaluating MySQL Parallel Replication Part 3: Benchmarks in Production
  18. Evaluating MySQL Parallel Replication Part 3, Annex: Under the Hood
  19. How we designed Booking.com for Business
  20. How We Spent Two Days Making Perl Faster
  21. About opening doors and asking questions:
    An interview with Janne Jul Jensen
  22. Evaluating MySQL Parallel Replication Part 2: Slave Group Commit
  23. Better Parallel Replication for MySQL
  24. IO::Socket::Timeout: socket timeout made easy
  25. A/B Testing - Concept != Execution
  26. Distributed Top-N Similarity Join with Hive and Perl Part I
  27. B.Smashing – A Front End evening with Booking.com and Smashing Magazine
  28. Better Crash-safe replication for MySQL
  29. Would you like fries with that?
  30. Goldilocks and the Three Experiments
  31. Reusing Bitmap objects on Android
  32. MySQL Slave Scaling (and more)
  33. More Optimizations in Perl 5.20-to-be
  34. Automating CSS sprites for large organisations
  35. MySQL 5.6 GTIDs: Evaluation and Online Migration
  36. A Faster Perl Runtime in Tiny Steps
  37. Custom Browser Extensions for Front End Developers
  38. Native Extensions for Perl without Smoke and Mirrors
  39. Hardening Perl's Hash Function
  40. How we do talent development in Booking.com IT
  41. The Next Sereal is Coming!
  42. Responsive Email
  43. The Dreaded "Attempt to free unreferenced scalar"
  44. OK: Monitoring enabled
  45. On the importance of localisation
  46. Profiling in Production
  47. Is your A/B testing effort just chasing statistical ghosts?
  48. Dotfiles distribution
  49. The Little Script That Could
  50. F5 BIG-IP Custom MIB
  51. Writing Advanced Daemons That Aren't Daemons
  52. Highlander!
  53. Booking.com Software Developer Hiring Process
  54. Protect Against Accidental Logging of Sensitive Information
  55. Efficient CSS Compression in Perl
  56. We're Hiring Designers
  57. Sereal - a binary data serialization format
  58. The Signal Handling Blues
  59. Welcome to the Booking.com dev blog