Here are a few of my favorite Christmas themed links for Software Developers.

 

I heard a rumor that Santa moved over to AWS this year. Big if true. ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿผย —ย The Practical Dev

How to detect a Christmas Treeย –ย Which image processing techniques could be used to implement an application that detects the Christmas trees displayed in the following images?

 

โœจ๐ŸŒ’๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿผ๐ŸŽ„

Not a creature was stirring, except the on-call dev who just got notified about a load-balancing issue.

๐Ÿ˜•ย  — The Practical Dev

The Traveling Santa Problemย –ย The idea behind the TSP is to help a salesman to find the shortest route through a number of cities, and the salesman can only visit each city once. The traveling Santa problem is similar.

๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿผ

He’s making a list, he’s checking it twice

๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿผ๐ŸŽถ

Santa uses Python, so he’s basically creating an array, but it’s a `list` in Python. — The Practical Dev

Merry Christmas!!