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Single database connection throughout the whole app? [migrated]

A web app that was programmed in a interpreted language (like PHP), and that uses a database (like MySQL), will instantiate a database object and make a new connection each time it handles a request. ...
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What is the highest practical Dropbox quota and number of files stored?

I have a Dropbox for Business account with a 1000GB quota, and they said they would increase the quota if I need more. But they did say that performance might degrade if I have a very large number of ...
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YouTube is really slow and changes the length of videos

For me YouTube has gotten worse and worse for the last past months. It buffers really slow (I have ~50 Mbit/s so I should be more than fine), errors that occurs (A 10 minute video can stop at 1:23 and ...
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YouTube stutters and stops frequently

Lately, YouTube has become increasingly tedious to use. I have a very good connection—100Mbps—and I get 70-80 actual when measuring and other sites load very quick. When starting to stream a video ...
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How to improve performance and speed of web apps?

What are the best ways to improve the speed at which webapps and websites work for me, from the users end - and without disabling functionality, if possible? After opening heaps of tabs in Chrome, it ...
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Google Docs brings Firefox to a grinding halt

I've found recently that when I open a not-too-large* spreadsheet in Google Docs, within about 5 minutes of leaving it in a background tab, Firefox starts hogging 100% processor time. Closing the main ...
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What services exists for checking a website loading time? [closed]

I know of Yslow with firefox and http://webwait.com/ Any other services around ?