Weekly Roundup 29

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Every week I come across some great articles. Here are some of the posts I feel you will enjoy reading as much as I did.

Wondering if you should buy or rent? Luckily there is a tool that can help answer such questions for you. Casual by Taimur Abdaal and Lukas Koebis is a tool that allows accounting for uncertainty when building models and forecasts.

You have probably heard that SQL Injection is a common attack vector for infiltrating a web application. Omer Hamerman shows how a hacker can use this vulnerability to attack your application.

Aaron Xie shows how you would approach designing services like TinyURL and Instagram from a system perspective.

David Perell tells you what lessons you can take from different fields.

Serilog is an excellent logging library for .Net. Ben Foster presents some tips and best practices using Serilog in your web applications.a

Steve Smith shares the different options to run a local test email server so that you can validate that your code runs without actually sending emails.

Hope you enjoy reading these articles as much as I did.