I decided to start sharing, in a weekly fashion, a few noteworthy links that I've found over the week. Hopefully will manage to be consistent and publish once a week.
An interesting exploration comparing the performance of HTTP 1.1 and 2.0 with different strategies for requesting data.
A lengthy critique of protobuffers, mostly centered on its type system. In my current job, we use them extensively, from before my time there, but in my experience, I haven't suffered from the criticisms. Unfortunately, the author doesn't point to any better solution.
Great explanation on how to use
.gitignorefiles, the role of the local versus the global one.
A great and detailed tutorial on how to port a highly optimized C program into Rust.