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Carry a Little More to Waste a Little Less + Subtraction.com
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5 hours ago
“As a user” needs to stop. – prototypr
Sing it with me: As a _ user_ I want to _ perform an action_ so I can _ achieve an end result_ . This is great in theory, but writing good user stories is…
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8 hours ago
Can Congress cut food waste? It depends on the success of this bill
For decades, the federal government has regulated how landfills operate, how air and water are protected and how dangerous sites are cleaned up. However, the…
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8 hours ago
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Data from shows: 40% of counties have just 1 insurer. But low population areas are alwa…
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I especially love the depictions of the people. Japan was open to the west, you see a mix of traditional and modern…
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20 hours ago
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My friend who runs an optical shop explaining why you really should not look at the eclipse
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Human Rights Include Jewish Rights – Natalie Lifson – Medium
Edu Bayer/The New York Times/Redux This week for the second time this summer, the Holocaust Memorial in Boston was smashed to pieces. Anti-Semitism is alive and…
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yesterday
Use multi-stage builds
Estimated reading time: 5 minutes Multi-stage builds are a new feature in Docker 17.05, and they will be excitingto anyone who has struggled to optimize…
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2 days ago
Opinion | Jeff Flake: We Need Immigrants With Skills. But Working Hard Is a Skill.
Jing Wei Someone recently said , “When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best.” The man who said that never met Manuel Chaidez. Manuel was just…
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“I’m trying to undo old patterns. If she does something that was prohibited in my own childhood, I automatically re…
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Wow, so great seeing journalists finding their spines and not letting people say absolute falsehoods on their airwa…
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63 years ago, Groucho Marx wrote to Chrysler and suggested they think about safety & the environment rather than ho…
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2 days ago
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Good discussion of how Jewish ethics can be applied to practical problems.
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3 days ago
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When blocked on she wrote this amazing reply. See it on
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3 days ago
AN OPEN LETTER TO OUR FELLOW JEWS – Extra Newsfeed
Any Jew, anywhere, who does not act to oppose President Donald Trump and his administration acts in favor of anti-Semitism; any Jew who does not condemn the President, directly and by name, for his racism, white supremacism, intolerance and Jew hatred, condones all of those things.
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3 days ago
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Increasingly using ClojureScript/Planck for my everyday command-line scripting needs. Here's an xml->clj one-liner:
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3 days ago
So You Want To Fight White Supremacy – The Establishment
Credit: Wikimedia There is no excuse and no negotiation to be had: We all must battle this violent, deadly system. H ello fellow outraged human being. I am sure…
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3 days ago
A Terrifying Psychological Portrait of the Alt-Right
Some of the protesters who marched through Charlottesville last weekend were described as “ alt-right ,” a newish term that has been used for everyone from…
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3 days ago
Wesley Aptekar-Cassels | Main Page
BTW, if you're hiring, the author of is looking for work!
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4 days ago
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Excited that has another release with some nice improvements. Kudos to the community!
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4 days ago
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A white person shared this true tea on Facebook. So I'm sharing it here.
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5 days ago
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CEO: we'll give them the cloud, but on their own desk!
Engineer: yeah but isn't that just a—
CEO: ship it.
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5 days ago
Uncovering the Secret Powers of MailChimp Employees Through Apprenticeships
One thing I love about working at MailChimp is that so many of my colleagues have secret powers. These often fall on the “life” side of the work/life balance.…
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5 days ago
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For those just waking up, here's what happened in Baltimore: the city's dead-of-night removal of all four of its Co…
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6 days ago
In Charlottesville, the Local Jewish Community Presses On | ReformJudaism.org
This piece made me cry. Charlottesville police would not protect synagogue, but local folks—strangers & non-Jews—did
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6 days ago
Why white supremacists go after Jews
Jews and non-Jews are drawn to debates about whether Jews are white. It’s the sort of question that captivates academics and activists, roping in everyone from…
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6 days ago
Is There Any Point to Protesting?
Skeptics suggest that “folk politics”—marches, protests, and the like—are a distraction from the challenges of real change. Illustration by Adam Maida That…
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6 days ago
Using serverless architectures to build applications with AWS and Java
Lights (source: novelrobinson ) Take a look at John and Mike’s new report, What is Serverless? , for more on the Serverless landscape—particularly the design…
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6 days ago
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I would back this kickstarter.
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6 days ago
AP Definitive Source | How to describe extremists who rallied in Charlottesville
At AP, we have taken the position the term “alt-right” should be avoided, meant as euphemism 2 disguise racist aims
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6 days ago
FizzBuzz In Too Much Detail — Tom Dalling
I know. FizzBuzz has been done to death. But I want to use it as a familiar base upon which we can explore some of the common tradeoffs involved in writing and…
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6 days ago
A MongoDB Engineering Response to the Anti-Diversity-Effort Manifesto — The MongoDB Engineering Journal
You’ve likely heard of the 10-page memo that was published by a (now former) Google employee regarding Google’s diversity efforts. Parts of the memo assert that…
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6 days ago
Robert Haas: Plans for Partitioning in v11
The reaction to the new table partitioning feature in PostgreSQL 10 has been overwhelmingly positive, but a number of people have already astutely observed that…
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6 days ago
Untitled (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RIrcB1sAN8I)
This is horrifying and depressing and very very well done.
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7 days ago
Isolated Integration Tests in Shell
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7 days ago
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BIG NEWS. I'm teaching manager training in SF in October. You better be there! I rented a cool room and everything.…
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7 days ago
Web11’s ‘why’ – Berco Beute – Medium
As Simon Sinek suggests great initiatives start with ‘why?’. Although told in many ways, the reason why the Web11 movement was started hasn’t been written down.…
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7 days ago
ongoing by Tim Bray · Olympus TG-5 “Tough” Waterproof
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7 days ago
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whenever someone accuses me of "political correctness" and "identity politics," I think of this essential quote fro…
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9 days ago
Meet the 'vegan mafia,' a secret group of investors betting on the future of food
Whenever Ryan Bethencourt meets a promising start-up making an alternative to animal products, he knows who to call. The "vegan mafia" is a group of powerful…
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9 days ago
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When people ask me why I left the US, racism is always one of my reasons.
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9 days ago
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Actually prefer it over yet another abstraction.
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10 days ago
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Ugh I'm exhausted talking about being a woman in tech. It's draining. So here is a photo of me climbing in Portugal…
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10 days ago
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Finally found the perfect watch.
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10 days ago
New – AWS SAM Local (Beta) – Build and Test Serverless Applications Locally | AWS Blog
Oh nice one – AWS just released their local build/testing tool for Lambda, based on docker-lambda:
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10 days ago
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After years of heavy use, my fine art printer finally pooped out. So I'm having a sale to help pay for a new one at…
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10 days ago
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I don’t want there to be a culture war, but if it’s coming then I’ll take my stand for progress and against bigotry…
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10 days ago
JavaScript for People Who Hate JavaScript
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10 days ago
Beyond Observing Behavior – Turbine Labs
Beyond Observing Behavior Correlate service configuration changes with behavior changes for rapid, painless incident triage. In a previous post , we talked…
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10 days ago
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We are proud to note that, via version check pings, there are over 10,000 active Discourse instances today! Thanks…
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11 days ago
Women Of Programming T-Shirt | Teespring
The shirt I needed didn't exist, so I had to make it: Women of Programming
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11 days ago
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The shirt I needed didn't exist, so I had to make it: Women of Programming
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11 days ago
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Holy crap. Malware hidden in a strand of DNA hijacks the computer that analyzes that particular gene sequence.…
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11 days ago
WebAround | Cool Tools
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11 days ago
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On any given day, there are ~ 500,000 cars in San Francisco. Here's how much land they take up when they're not mov…
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12 days ago
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Twist is one of the only apps designed to give you the freedom to dive– uninterrupted– into . Here's how:…
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12 days ago
The iPad Pro: 10.5 vs. 12.9
I've spent a lot of time now with both the 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pros. I'm hearing from a lot of listeners and readers who want some help choosing which…
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12 days ago
Politics in the Workplace: What Must Employers Allow?
HIGHLIGHTS: As the 2016 election nears, some employers are losing productivity, attention to customer service and worker focus as personnel discuss or advocate…
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12 days ago
iPhone 6/6s Minimal Clear Wood Case | Custom Wood Phone Cases, Covers & Skins for Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy, Nexus
The Minimal Clear Case is designed to simply disappear into the background while bringing the natural material and beautiful design to the surface.
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12 days ago
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AKIRA screens on 9/8! TETSUOOOOO!
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12 days ago
How (and why) to avoid hiring that terrible Google Dudebro
Everyone agrees the rant author is a scoundrel. The real question is: how can you avoid having his type in your startup? There are ways. Sexism is a big tent.…
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12 days ago
Open Salary Systems; the individual loses. – The Blog of Jonathan Davila
Disclosure: As with all of my posts this is going to be highly opinionated and will probably bother some folks. The premises and arguments I ultimately present…
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12 days ago
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Need to create a quick software architecture diagram? Express let’s you do this with text! Try it now at…
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13 days ago
Domain modelling with clojure.spec - Adam Bard and his magical blog
Clojure.spec is, among other things, Clojure’s official answer to tools like Typed Clojure and Plumatic’s Schema . It represents an attempt to apply some…
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13 days ago
Ferret Programmer's Manual
Ferret is a free software Clojure implementation, it compiles a restricted subset of the Clojure language to self contained ISO C++11 which allows for the use of Clojure in real time embedded control systems.
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13 days ago
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Forget Wonder Woman. Susan Fowler is my favorite super hero of 2017.
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13 days ago
How to Pivot Later in Your Development Career - Stack Overflow Blog
If you’re mid-way through your career, you may have started feeling like you need to make a change. Maybe career growth has plateaued at your current company or…
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14 days ago
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