Tag: CATEGORY

Readings for Lunch — [ 17 May 2017 ]

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London in 1983 (source)

PRODUCT

What selling heroin can teach us about selling consumer products

5 lessons from Frank Lucas’ ultra-successful heroin empire in 1970s New York.

CATEGORY

The 2017 tech leavers study

How would you respond if the same managers who continually made sexist comments also unfairly critiqued your work contributions, while you watched others being fast-tracked for promotions?
Or if your co-workers questioned your legal status to work,your English skills, or your ability to do your job?

Readings for Lunch — [ 21 Jul 2016 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Portrait of Leonilla, Princess of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn (source)

FUTURE

Master Plan, Part Deux

Via Luca Mascaro
Elon Musk, looking back at the previous ten years of Tesla, and anticipating the future of the company: self-driving buses, self-sufficient solar-powered houses, machines that will makes the machines. #mustread #mindblowing

CATEGORY

Stack Exchange Network Status – Outage Postmortem

Yesterday the Stack Overflow/Exchange websites experienced a 34 minute outage. Incredible to say, the direct cause was "simply" a malformed post that caused one regular expressions to consume high CPU on the web servers.

Readings for Lunch — [ 25 Aug 2015 ]

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CATEGORY

The interim strategy

Via Adam Onishi
A great blog post by Seth Godin, on why we should never give up on what are our principles, what is really important. Even if it's “just” for a brief time. A must read.

TOOLS

Principle for Mac

Principle is a prototyping tool that makes it easy to create animated and interactive user interface designs. Think to Sketch, but more oriented to the animations. Very promising (but expensive too).