Oddly enough, Microsoft leads the day with their announcement of the availability of SQL Server on Linux. This is clearly a different Microsoft than we are used to. Instagram gives us a peak into their work on performance and usage. Ben McCormick talks about the sad state of the Backbone.js ecosystem. I am not sure if the analysis is great, but it does make me wonder what an appropriate analysis of an ecosystem like this should look like. There are several frameworks competing for attention, React, Angular, Ember, and Backbone are probably the most popular, but how do you choose?

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