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Facing the Great Reckoning Head-On
danah boyd Sep 13 · 9 min read Last night, I was honored by the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Alongside Oakland Privacy and William Gibson, I received a 2019…
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Apple Announces Release Dates for OS Updates, New iPhones, and Apple Watch - MacStories
Release Dates for OS Updates, New iPhones, and Apple Watch via Feedbin Starred Entries for avi@aviflax.com
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And new Level 3 fast chargers on Central Ave.!

White Plains gets more electric vehicle charging stations, electric…
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I mean, it’s timeless. Confucius and Biden are on the same wavelength.
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This is genius and I want to see it everywhere
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This is some additional tooling around the free “Express” part of Structurizr...
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At risk of hyperbole- Learning to make homemade seitan has been pretty life changing. It takes only a few minutes t…
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A wise company needs no capital but uses every penny well. A foolish company needs many millions but uses it all ba…
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That pretty much sums it up :)
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A good trend. Less capital = less waste. Ironic though when an investor praises companies for not taking money from…
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I'm in hiring mode right now and I'm constantly surprised by how amazed candidates are that they get an honest & pe…
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Young women set record as CS gender gap continues to shrink
Code.org Sep 11 · 8 min read For the sixth year in a row, the percentage of female AP Computer Science exam takers rose, steadily chipping away at the gender…
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Introducing the Balanced Teams Diversity Assessment tool - Work Life by Atlassian
Published September 11, 2019 in Teamwork Introducing the Balanced Teams Diversity Assessment tool We used data to improve balance and belonging at Atlassian.…
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The Power of “Yes, if”: Iterating on our RFC Process — Squarespace / Engineering
We build better systems when we work together. At Squarespace, we write a Request for Comments document—an RFC—when we’re creating a new system or making a…
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Protip for experienced engineers with top 1% skills (you know who you are): skip the interview gauntlet with…
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3 years ago, we released the first team-level report on at .

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Sometimes my commitment to not throwing anyone away creates cognitive dissonance in me and the people around me. Bu…
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A New Timeline of the Day the Dinosaurs Began to Die Out
Trilobites By drilling into the Chicxulub crater, scientists assembled a record of what happened just after the asteroid impact. The L/B Myrtle Offshore Support…
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important life achievement.

I now have written in production for github dot com.

Since I can only hold 2…
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Here’s the reading list for my Science Fiction (English 182) course. Have you enjoyed any of these?
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Home - Ballerina.io
Sequence diagrams have been everyone’s favorite tool to describe how distributed & concurrent programs work. Yet, no current programming language lets you write your logic as a sequence diagram. In Ballerina, every program is a sequence diagram that illustrates distributed and concurrent interactions automatically. The diagram is the code. The code is the diagram.
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Ballerina Programming Language<br>Part 0: Context
Well, it's been 9 years since my last blog post. It's been an eventful period on real life: I got married, we have two children, I became a Thai citizen, built…
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(4) It's later than you think | LinkedIn
Eight years ago, during the same month, I had twin boys and co-founded Cloudability. About three months ago Cloudability was acquired. About three weeks ago we lost one of our boys.
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All That Remains
I am a mother to 8 year old twin boys, Oliver and Wiley. I am bound to this identity the same as I am wife, doctor, daughter, female. Things that are…
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(404) https://t.co/RkkKxBz7YN.Closeab
If you’re writing a `close` or `stop` method in Clojure, consider just implementing …
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If you’re writing a `close` or `stop` method in Clojure, consider just implementing …
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There are 3 patterns in play:
- event sourcing
- event-driven architecture
- event streaming
All can use…
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I came from a discipline that had very strict ethics (Civil Engineering) and software is the Wild West. My take ?…
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Same, but for the systems we build with them.
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The longer answer is that there seems to be an increased interest in software architecture, and speci…
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Next gen programming languages should be judged by their ability to fix mistakes in the language while not forking…
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Most interesting new database in recent years IMHO.
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I am very upset a Slofie is not a baby sloth selfie
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We're also announcing Clubhouse Write, our new knowledge management tool for product and engineering tea…
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Quote of the day: "Loving-kindness is not about being nice in some sentimental or superficial way: it is a fearless…
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I love purple. Glad that Kurt hired me. Maybe he'll get me a purple iPhone 11 if I ask nice.
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Who are the key functions that need to be included in product decisions? That's what means by your 'produc…
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The free version of has launched! The best project management platform for teams building software is no…
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The Community & Safety team at is hiring a senior software engineer! Come join us building tools to help bu…
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Bristol Reinventing work meet-up are running a lab on Tuesday 17th Sept. Organised by…
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For the first time ever, we're livestreaming Stripe Sessions! The keynote starts at 10am PT tomorrow (Tuesday) morn…
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Creativity Is the New Productivity
Long View In the age of A.I. and machine learning, just being more productive won’t cut it. The future belongs to the creatives. Scott Belsky Sep 9 · 10 min…
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Got this ^ working! Runtime now exposes a stream of click events that the user can manipulate

Quick demo:
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Everything I googled in a week as a professional software engineer - localghost
In an attempt to dispel the idea that if you have to google stuff you’re not a proper engineer, this is a list of nearly everything I googled in a week at work,…
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Opinion | The One Thing No Israeli Wants to Discuss
The One Thing No Israeli Wants to Discuss The decisive factor in next week’s election — and the reason for Benjamin Netanyahu’s durability — is a repressed…
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10 years ago today merged my first commit into :

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That being said, it is also interesting to note that it seems to target all current and future platforms: JS, Wasm,…
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Silence Your Harshest Critic — Yourself
An ADDitude reader recently wrote: “I am a 41-year-old emergency room doctor. I know that I am good at what I do, but I am always waiting for the other shoe to…
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Today marks 4 years at GitHub and it’s been an incredible journey. When I joined, I was coming off a terrible situa…
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beat it - michael jackson
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Outstanding piece of work here to make Django's documentation more accessible and inclusive
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Fixed #30573 -- Rephrased documentation to avoid words that minimise … · django/django@4a954cf · GitHub
Outstanding piece of work here to make Django's documentation more accessible and inclusive
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Ooof, my Django docs PR has been merged. It removes words like "easy", "simple", "obvious", "trivial", "straightfor…
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TIL that the air raid sirens I hear every Friday night in Brooklyn are to announce that Shabbat is starting in ten…
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For immediate release: low-income Californians have the choice to get an electric bike when turning in their pollut…
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We left our car at home today and rode our kids to school on cargo bikes. They loved it, we loved it, we all feel g…
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Building a diverse team is not just about hiring - you need to prepare yourself for different styles of work, diff…
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Don't self select out of things you want to do.

Apply to the job, submit to the CFP, submit that PR.

Let them te…
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Step Functions: Control for Serverless Logic - CloudProse - Trek10 Blog
Step Functions are great for controlling flow in long-running serverless workflows, but also come with limitations. In this post we’ll explore what makes a…
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Google's code review guidelines are interesting:

"In general, reviewers should favor approving a CL once it is in…
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How to Start a Library of Things - Resilience
DeDeelkelder Library of Things in Utrect, Netherlands. Credit: Sanne van Vliet Imagine going into a neighborhood shop to borrow tools, kitchen appliances,…
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Beyond Budgeting by at Agile Unconference
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ran to the roof to get this.
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The stylebook now accepts Mx. alongside Mr. and Ms. as honorifics.

As in: Mx. Mexia, a Mexican who uses the…
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Our journey to type checking 4 million lines of Python
Dropbox is a big user of Python. It’s our most widely used language both for backend services and the desktop client app (we are also heavy users of Go,…
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⚠️UPDATE⚠️
The Umweltbundesamt (German Environment Agency) have published an official announcement concerning e-sco…
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Some Thoughts on Estimation
A Twitter conversation and some reading has triggered some new, and probably some old, thoughts on estimation and the #noEstimates tag and meme. The Name it’s…
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I’d really love to know what you think about GitHub Issues! 📝

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Hello world. has done some pretty amazing work to make sure our API docs are always update…
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If Sapiens were a blog post
I spent over 25 hours building a cut-down version of Sapiens. The goal? Future-me should be happy to read this once future-me forgets how we evolved. It’s…
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The Efficiency-Destroying Magic of Tidying Up
In his seminal book Seeing Like a State , James Scott describes what he calls “high modernists:” lovers of orders who mistake complexity for chaos, and rush to…
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I never had any of the YAML problems people complained about until I started using non-Ruby tech that's leveraging…
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RICH HICKEY: I don't care how many you really love the syntax of your favorite language. It's inferior to data in e…
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Business in the front, party in the back. Swipe for sidewall gains. 💪 Today’s video is all about changing wheel siz…
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I need a word for the feeling of triumph when I have finally sent back all of the returns for online purchases, shi…
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