article roundup: 20211010

More details about the October 4 outage – Facebook Engineering

Herding elephants: Lessons learned from sharding Postgres at Notion

Constitution Grove — the Navy’s White Oak Forest on a High Tech Base

Google’s apps to embrace iOS on iOS – Six Colors

Meet the original digital nomad, who worked remotely in 1984

The American Bumblebee Has Vanished From Eight States | Smart News | Smithsonian Magazine

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