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It’s Happening Again: Russian, Saudi Arabian Oil Ouput To Be Frozen

Back in 2008, I witnessed the end of cheap oil as we know it — Oil prices surged to $147/barrel in November. That was when talk about alternative energy sources really took off. Oil demand plummeted, causing crude prices to fall from $147/barrel to $33.87/barrel between the months of November and December 2008. Petroleum prices…

Migrating From A BaaS Like Parse Or Deployd? Here’s What You Need To Know

If you’ve been forced to migrate from a Back-end As A Service provider (BaaS) like Parse, or pre-built back-end framework such as Deployd, you’re not alone. One alternative is to create your own API using a back-end programming language and the help of a database management system (DBMS) such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, or MySQL. API is…