PostgreSQL revisited

I still remember when I heard PostgreSQL for the first time. It was around 2001, when my former room mate mentioned that he was a maintainer for PostgreSQL on Debian. At that time, I was still studying electrical engineering, so database systems were no concern to me. But I knew something was there and even used PostgreSQL for some projects, professional and private. Today I held a presentation for my fellow developers at wer denkt was, comparing PostgreSQL with MySQL.

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Exploring GraphQL

In an attempt to explore new technologies, I have recently digged into GraphQL, which may be the future protocol for fetching data with mobile and web applications. In contrast to the current standard (REST APIs), GraphQL fetches exactly the data you need, in one request. This is vital for mobile applications and can also be handy for web applications.

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Creating a participant database

Is it possible to access an SQL database with Matlab? In this article I will explain how to create and access a participant database.

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