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Past Week's Favorites

from July 16, 2014 to July 23, 2014

  1. Why pair programing is as much about business continuity as it is about code quality.

    I heard a statement recently, it’s a common problem and is probably familiar to many of you. It goes something like this ; “We will need to wait until next week when Max is back from…

    Times Favorited: 1 Times Bookmarked: 1

    thinkfoo.wordpress.com

  2. Guy Walks Into a Bar

    Credit Yann Kebbi So a guy walks into a bar one day and he can’t believe his eyes. There, in the corner, there’s this one-foot-tall man, in a little tuxedo, playing a tiny grand piano.…

    Times Favorited: 1 Times Bookmarked: 1

    www.newyorker.com

  3. Count to ten when a plane goes down...

    Just a little under 31 years ago, I played a key role in a conspiracy theory that grew up around a passenger plane downed by a Russian missile.  Trust me, I did not mean to be involved.  On…

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 3

    johncbeck.tumblr.com

  4. One of a Kind

    Matt Might and Cristina Casanova met in the spring of 2002, as twenty-year-old undergraduates at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Cristina was an industrial-design major with an interest in…

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 2

    www.newyorker.com

  5. Just Undo It: The LeBron James Profile That Nike Killed

    This profile of LeBron James was reported and written in 2011 for Port, a new London-based men's magazine, under odd circumstances: Nike paid for the writer's travel expenses and a portion of his…

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 2

    deadspin.com

  6. Why we use React.js in our Rails projects

    Source: Subramanya Prasad Programming interactive user interfaces using JavaScript might be a tough task. User calls some action and we need to update his view - manipulating DOM using tool like…

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 1

    blog.arkency.com

  7. Collaborative Decision-Making

    Start a group Log in collaborative decision-making

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 1

    www.loomio.org

  8. Why I do not drink soy lattes…

    By Guy Lawrence Do you hang out in cafes? We do! Do you drink soy lattes? Mmm, we don’t. This post was inspired by a conversation I had recently in a cafe (of course …) so let me paint…

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 1

    180nutrition.com.au

  9. Text: Microsoft Executive Stephen Elop’s Email to Employees

    Executive Vice President Stephen Elop, who had been Nokia’s CEO before the acquisition, provided more detail on the shake-up, including he consolidation of business units and changes to where…

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 1

    blogs.wsj.com

  10. Why Marco Arment Built A Podcast App

    Developer Marco Arment isn’t exactly a household name, but that could depend on your household. As a frequent podcaster and writer, he’s taken on a somewhat polarizing role as a…

    Times Favorited: 0 Times Bookmarked: 1

    techcrunch.com


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