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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
1. They may learn something from the apparently pointless task that they may not have otherwise learnt. These new found skills may be useful in other projects.
2. Code they develop may well help other projects solve problems too. Not all code on a closed platform is going to pertain to closed interfaces.
3. Humans actually perform _better_ if they take a break from their regular tasks. Going on holiday is good for you, and working on a side project can be a good diversion too.
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