Tag: WORKPLACE

Readings for Lunch — [ 17 Oct 2017 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Antarctica from space (source)

WORKPLACE

From an internal Basecamp announcement re: pings/IMs

“Recently in Basecamp we noticed some internal behavior around pings (direct/instant messages) that we didn’t like. We decided to post an internal announcement detailing the problem as we saw it. We also suggested ways to improve the efficacy of a ping, and reduce the burden of empty notifications for everyone.”

SCIENCE

New frontier for science as astronomers witness neutron stars colliding

Extraordinary event has been ‘seen’ for the first time, in both gravitational waves and light – ending decades-old debate about where gold comes from. Also, watch the video animation here.