Looking for some projects to brush-up on your development skills in the coming week? Here are three interesting tutorials that might do the trick: one on sanitizing input, one on MapReduce and one on Scala.
Plus a bonus tutorial for those looking for something a little more offbeat.
Keeping Web Users Safe By Sanitizing Input Data
"Exploits of a Mom" by Randall Munroe
MapReduce from the basics to the actually useful (in under 30 minutes)
Cloudant provides a short tutorial on getting started with MapReduce. Also, we covered the question When Should You Use Hadoop? this week. If you want more on MapReduce, you can also check out Getting Started with Hadoop and Map Reduce.