Tag: STORIES

Readings for Lunch — [ 14 Dec 2017 ]

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Higher-altitude clouds on Jupiter casting shadows on their surroundings clouds (source)

STORIES

Story of a developer, from Iran 🇮🇷 to Europe 🇪🇺

This is the amazing story, presented for the first time at WEBdeLND, of how a developer got his dream-job, and how the open-source community got a role in this success story.

MANAGEMENT

Like Bringing a Gantt Chart to a Casino

What does “productivity” even mean, when it stops being something you can measure?

Readings for Lunch — [ 10 Apr 2017 ]

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California's Rare "Super Bloom" Just Got Even More Eye-Popping (source)

DEVELOPMENT

Using the new Chrome DevTools “Code Coverage” feature

Code Coverage lets you run your web app, and for each JS/CSS file, see which lines of code ran and which didn’t. Useful for deleting dead/unused code 🙂

STORIES

Six Dots: The Remarkable Life and Legacy of Child Inventor Louis Braille

How a tenacious boy created one of the most life-changing inventions in human history.

Readings for Lunch — [ 17 Oct 2016 ]

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Moscow parks by night.

THINK

Michelle Obama's EPIC Speech

A really impressive speech, delivered by one woman that has definitely changed – at least for me – how we look at women's potential and leadership in today's world.

STORIES

What Really Happened Aboard Air France 447

Two years after the Airbus 330 plunged into the Atlantic Ocean, Air France 447's flight-data recorders finally turned up. The revelations from the pilot transcript paint a surprising picture of chaos in the cockpit that led to the crash.