Daily Digest: Facebook’s Presto SQL Engine, Agile Teams, Product Managers Frustrations, LEGO Mindstorms EV3 API, and more…


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Facebook Open Sources Presto SQL Engine: 
Presto is about ten times faster than Hive.
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Developer Salaries Rising Again: 
The average software developer will make $5,000 more this year than last year.
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Motorola wants to tattoo a mic on your throat: 
A patent application filed in 2012 by the Google-owned company and published Thursday details a wireless microphone that can be tattooed on the neck and connect to a smartphone.
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Do Agile Teams Need to Have Fun Together?: 
Some experts say fun activities make developers more productive, but others disagree.
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Top 3 Frustrations of Product Managers: 
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Marketing 101: 12 Things to Do After You Publish Your App: 
There is not a secret recipe. There’s no “one weird trick” that will suddenly bring in millions of users. Hopefully your app is unique and provides value to users. Even still, all apps can benefit from basic marketing tips.
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Windows Phone for Enterprise Developers: 
The folks at Channel 9 are joined by Matthijs Hoekstra, who gave us the lowdown with regard to how Windows Phone meets the needs of the enterprise developer.
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LEGO Mindstorms EV3 API: 
As developers, we’re always excited to see the next generation take interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). That interest is shared by our friends over at LEGO Education, the people responsible for the new LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3.
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Something that should be in everyone’s pack, the Windows API Code Pack: 
Helping you take advantage of the Windows OS in a much simpler, easier and Managed friendly way
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