Around the Web – 20180511

And now for somethings to read (or watch) over the weekend, if you have some spare time that is.

173: Too Many Photons to the Retina

Good Day, Sir! Show – Salesforce Podcast – / John De Santiago – May 9 – In this episode, we discuss Oracle launching its blockchain-as-a-service platform, Oracle’s autonomous IT push, Salesforce’s study on color themes for data visualizations, and highlights from the Summer ’18 release notes.

Go Forth, Write JavaScript – Salesforce Developers Blog

May 10, 1:00 AM – No small amount of ink has been spent rationalizing why JavaScript is a worthy (if not the absolute best!) language for developers to pursue. If you are a Salesforce developer who has primarily worked with Visualforce and Apex controllers, the time…

Get Destiny 2 for PC with Humble Monthly Bundle

humblebundle.com – Subscribe $12 / month Learn More Join for a new slate of games every month. Every bundle you get is yours to keep. A highly curated bundle of our favorite games at one fixed price. Includes everything from recent hits to hidden gems to timeless…

Converting Salesforce Metadata to Source Format While Maintain Git History

ntotten.com – May 10, 5:00 PM – If you have a massive Salesforce project that is in metadata format and tracked in git, you have a lot of valuable history in that project. You cannot merely do a bulk convert on that project to the new source format and lose complete access to…

The Case of the Missing Exception « Advanced Apex Programming for Salesforce.com and Force.com

advancedapex.com – May 10 – Last week I had one of the hardest. It only happened occasionally, after a row lock error, in very specific scenarios, on a customer production org. It was, of course, impossible to reproduce. And given that it only occurred now and then for random…

Visual Studio Code April 2018

Visual Studio – Apr 14, 2016 – Welcome to the April 2018 release of Visual Studio Code. This milestone the VS Code team has been focused on API work to support extension authors, but there are still plenty of updates in this version that we hope you will like. Some of the key…

The unofficial way to install Apps and Packages in Your Trailhead Playground

FishOfPrey.com – FishOfPrey – Apr 10 – There is a Trailhead module called Trailhead Playground Management that includes a unit on Install[ing] Apps and Packages in Your Trailhead Playground. This is an important step in many other modules and day to day Salesforce work. You need to be…

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