Gogs: Self Hosted Git
Go based, self hosted github clone
git  tools 
15 hours ago
Quickstart guide for a new Vue.js project
If I ever want to tinker with Vue.js looks like a good list to start with.
development  framework 
6 days ago
Showcase of 40 Creative Embroidered Patch Designs
Who doesn't love badges. Get me a jean and bomber jacket!
6 days ago
How Technology Stopped Being Innovation
The first half is a great emotional feeling around the dark side of McLuhan's tribal man
mcluhan  tribalism 
9 days ago
The things I’ve wasted money on in my startup and what I learned from them
The things I’ve wasted money on in my startup and what I learned from them on @Medium
business  startup 
10 days ago
The 12 Signs: How to know when you’re slowly but surely becoming a bad manager
The 12 Signs: How to know when you’re slowly but surely becoming a bad manager on @Medium
business  leadership 
10 days ago
Podcast makers to watch
podcast  media 
10 days ago
A tool to share changelogs. Could be nifty from a dev perspective.
dev  tools  communication 
july 2017
Github: Howdy AI
If I'm going to make a bot, I might start with this
github  bots 
june 2017
Visual Management Software | Edge of Chaos | Agile Development Blog
Existing project management tools have several serious flaws. They hide data inside and give the perception that you are in control. You are not. You don’t see the important things and have to dig through endless lists and reports in order to squeeze out the information you need. When you finally fin
agile  development 
april 2014
The Most Underrated Skill for Creatives? Empathy. - 99U
When given a task, it may be your instinct to hop in feet first. When starting a company, you may just want to put your head down and get to work. But before step one, there’s a step zero — the best of us listen first before creating anything. Those who stop and listen connect with their customers an
creativity  empathy 
april 2014
Busy Building Things Blog
In an age where social media runs rampant with humblebrags and constant barking, humility grows scarcer every day. While this trend may not appear to have any face value, it holds significant implications for your personal achievements, your team building and relationships, and a more realistic proje
teams  management 
april 2014
Here's Why Companies Are Desperate To Hire Anthropologists - Business Insider
At a time when we're debating the value of majoring in the humanities, major companies are increasingly hiring anthropologists.   Google, for example, hired an ethnographer to ferret out the meaning of mobile. Intel has an in-house cultural anthropologist, and Microsoft is reportedly the second-large
business  hr 
march 2014
Where everyone in the world is migrating—in one gorgeous chart – Quartz
It’s no secret that the world’s population is on the move, but it’s rare to get a glimpse of where that flow is happening. In a study released in today’s Science, a team of geographers used data snapshots to create a broad analysis of global migrations over 20 years. The study was conducted by three
march 2014
Our homegrown A/B testing framework got us a 251% lift (Part 1)
Six months ago we created a homegrown A/B testing framework wherein we randomize traffic between three servers running different branches of our codebase.  Conversion rate has since increased 251%. My goal in sharing our results is to encourage you to take bigger risks with your A/B testing. Please t
testing  qa  a/b 
march 2014
The next billion dollar SaaS company? Try looking in Canada - The Globe and Mail
What do Hootsuite, Shopify, Radian6, and Freshbooks have in common? They’re all category-leading SaaS (software-as-a-service) companies. They’re also all Canadian startups.Many of us in the tech investing business assume that Silicon Valley is the centre of the SaaS universe – with the likes of Box,
canada  saas  business 
march 2014
The Myth of the Non-Technical Startup Employee, by Zoelle Egner | Model View Culture
As the first non-technical hire at a startup, you wear many hats. You answer support tickets, write newsletters, even order lunch: whatever needs to get done. When you’re lucky - and I was - that means days spent untangling complex problems and creating processes to keep the chaos at bay. Unfortunate
business  startup 
march 2014
How To Build a $120K per Month Ecommerce Brand in Less Than A Year — Ecommerce Blog by Shopify
Do you follow the r/entrepreneur subreddit? We here at Shopify love that space, and regularly look through it for inspiration. Last week we picked up a super helpful post by an entrepreneur who has built an amazing store. In less than a year Mr. Eric Bandholz built a business with $120,000 in monthly
business  ecommerce 
march 2014
Atom powered Raygun - a Raygun plugin for Atom! | Raygun Blog
Recently GitHub released a new text editor named Atom. Atom is a desktop application based on web technologies. Since Raygun already integrates with GitHub, we thought we would give Atom a spin and write a plugin that would allow you to view your errors within Atom and zoom directly to the file where
march 2014
Traits Of The Best Startup CEOs - Business Insider
Three out of four startups fail, and a full 90% of those in the tech sector don't survive. The startups that become successful typically require exceptional leadership — and a lot of luck. In a recent Quora thread, users answered the question, "What separates the top 10% of startup CEOs from the rest
business  startup  leadership 
march 2014
Facebook Paper Has Forever Changed the Way We Build Mobile Apps | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com
Mike Matas was sitting on an L-shaped couch inside one of the largest offices at Facebook, holding an iPhone that plugged into a Mac laptop through a long, black cord. It was the early afternoon, and he was surrounded by several Facebook colleagues, including Chris Cox, who oversees the development o
march 2014
Google's Oppia Is A Smart Open Source Educational Tool For Interactive Learning
With its continued focus on education, Google has launched Oppia (beta). The Open Source project is a free educational tool that lets anyone create online educational activities through the web interface. Interactivity is its strong suit. The interactive activities are called “explorations”.Explorati
march 2014
Why Apache Spark is a Crossover Hit for Data Scientists | Cloudera Developer Blog
Spark is a compelling multi-purpose platform for use cases that span investigative, as well as operational, analytics. Data science is a broad church. I am a data scientist — or so I’ve been told — but what I do is actually quite different from what other “data scientists” do. For example, there are
development  apache  data 
march 2014
‘theSkimm’ Founders Try To Change How Millennials Read The News | Here & Now
Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin were working for NBC News when they decided they wanted to create their own news source — one more in tune with the lifestyles of millennials. They quit their jobs and launched “theSkimm,” a daily email newsletter that arrives early in the morning and gives subscribe
business  sociology 
february 2014
Aesop Story Engine: The Next Big Thing For WordPress? - WPMU DEV
The Aesop Story Engine plugin made a somewhat muted debut on the WordPress Plugin Repository this week. It’s been well-received but is certainly not taking the WordPress community by storm (maybe it should have called itself the Ghost or Medium Story Engine?) but it should be as it puts high-producti
wordpress  blogging 
february 2014
11 Fresh Useful Tools for Web Developers – 2014 | DesignZum
Website development is the term which is used broadly for developing a website or web pages on the internet. This website development may range from creating a static web page to complex websites including social networking services or typical internet applications. The growth of this website develop
development  tools 
february 2014
Kimono Transforms Websites Into Structured APIs In Seconds (video)
A new service has been unveiled called Kimono which has been created to allow users to turn any website into an API from your browser in seconds. Kimono enables users to obtain structured data output in JSON or .CSV. and the Kimono API is hosted in the cloud and run on the schedule you specify, witho
development  api 
february 2014
This Product Prioritization System Nabbed Pandora 70 Million Monthly Users with Just 40 Engineers
When it went public in 2011, over a decade after the company’s founding, Pandora employed fewer than 40 engineers. With this skeleton crew, the company built products for 70 million monthly users on the web, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, a thousand consumer electronic devices, and in over 100 types of
business  development  methodology 
february 2014
You're not going to read this | The Verge
Earlier this month, there was yet another lengthy public debate about Upworthy, the two-year-old publisher that has become one of the most popular sites on Facebook due to its knack for overselling its bite-size content with "curiosity gap" headlines like, "Why Is Bill Nye Acting Like A Lunatic? Beca
media  blogging 
february 2014
Jack Dorsey hasn’t tweeted in three weeks. Should we care? – Quartz
Just putting this out there: Jack Dorsey, the executive chairman and co-founder of Twitter, hasn’t tweeted since January 7. And people are starting to notice. This would be a non-story—OK, it almost certainly is a non-story—except that Dorsey is among the world’s most visible business executives, tha
twitter  celebrity 
february 2014
McSweeney’s Internet Tendency: Son, It’s Time We Talk About Where Start-Ups Come From.
Hey there, I’m glad we’re watching CNBC together. Don’t those Silicon Valley entrepreneurs look awful young? Especially that main one ringing the NASDAQ bell, with the spiky hair and shifty eyes? Interesting he chose to wear a hooded sweatshirt on the day he became a billionaire. When he talked about
business  startup 
february 2014
The One Leadership Habit That Will Drive Your Team Crazy | Inc.com
Of course, driving your team crazy is one way to incite heroic performance (with all the good and bad that entails). But eventually--if you drive your people too crazy too often--you'll discover that once people stop following, leadership is a lonely and fruitless exercise. There are a lot of differe
business  leadership 
february 2014
2 Spanking New Ways To Make Your Blog Look Great On Facebook [Weekly Facebook Tips]
If you run a website and a Facebook Page, you probably put a lot of thought into your article content, headlines, images and other things that will get your content shared on social media. But there is always more you can do — especially when the guidelines change every day. Facebook recently changed
blog  design  facebook 
february 2014
Improve Sprint Throughput with "Definition of Ready"
Teams are obsessive towards better customer satisfaction and rightly so. High team throughput is one of the important ingredients towards better customer satisfaction. Before we move further, let’s look at what throughput means in business context. According to Wikipedia: “Throughput can be best desc
agile  methodology 
february 2014
Will Canada Become 'The Silicon Valley Of Bitcoins?'
When Leo Dominguez decided to sink his life savings — and a loan from his mother — into his Bitcoin venture two years ago, his friends teased he was entering a Ponzi scheme. His father told him he was wasting his time and would lose all his money. After the value of one bitcoin rose to $100 some five
bitcoin  canada 
january 2014
The Next Big Thing You Missed: A Tiny Startup's Plot to Beat Google at Big Data | Wired Business | Wired.com
Ryan Spraetz helps run a Silicon startup that aims to remake the future of online business, but he describes it with a metaphor that dates to the 16th century. More than 400 years ago, Spraetz says one afternoon outside a San Francisco coffee shop, a Danish nobleman named Tycho Brahe spent most of hi
january 2014
Estonia's Olympians to Become Stars of Vancouver Radio | News | ERR
Roughly a million residents of the west coast of Canada will be able to follow the trials and triumphs of the Estonian Olympics team in Sochi next month thanks to the decision of a local radio station to make Estonia the special focus of its Winter Games coverage. Evolution 107.9, a community-license
Media  radio 
january 2014
Why Top 40 Radio Plays Fewer Songs, and Plays Them More Often | That Eric Alper
Faced with growing competition from digital alternatives, traditional broadcasters have managed to expand their listenership with an unlikely tactic: offering less variety than ever. The strategy is based on a growing amount of research that shows in increasingly granular detail what radio programmer
radio  Media 
january 2014
The Millennial Force: Remodeling the Workplace | Engaging Davos
The Millennial generation will make up around 70 percent of the global workforce by 2030 — that’s going to mean a lot of changes within the workplace as Baby Boomers and Gen Xers step back, and Millennials move proudly to the fore. It’s apt then that this year’s WEF’s overarching theme is ‘Reshaping
january 2014
HootSuite Acquires Social Analytics Leader uberVU - HootSuite Social Media Management
I am pleased to announce that HootSuite has acquired uberVU, a leading innovator in social analytics. We’re excited to welcome uberVU’s best-in-class technology and talent to the HootSuite family. uberVU’s product is a next-generation social analytics solution that turns data from blogs, forums and s
tech  internet  news 
january 2014
Holy Crap: Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion In Cash
Well, that was quick. Google just announced it has acquired the home automation startup, Nest, for $3.2 billion dollars.Nest founder Tony Fadell explains the decision in a blog post: So if things are going so well, why did we decide to partner with Google?Google will help us fully realize our vision
tech  internet  news 
january 2014
What Radio Can Learn From Last.fm | Radio))) ILOVEIT
How could radio add more variety, context and meaning to its playlist, and still keep its on-air music format focused? Some inspiration from music community Last.fm. Matthew Hawn is Vice President of Product at the online music stream service Last.fm, your personal radio station that knows what you l
radio  Media 
january 2014
Fab CEO Reflects on His Company's Not-So-Fab Year
Fab went through a tough 2013. The design startup went through multiple rounds of layoffs, reduced its overseas operations and lost some of its top executives, including cofounder Bradford Shellhammer (above left). Now that it's a new year, Fab's CEO Jason Goldberg (above right) is trying to own up t
business  startup 
january 2014
The Seven Deadly Sins of Startup Storytelling
So you called a cab, but no one’s showing. The only thing the cranky dispatcher will say is “He’ll be there in 15.” You call back in 15, and he now says, “Driver’s on the way. Any minute now.” Click. It’s cold, it's getting dark, and you’re already late. Wouldn’t it be great if there was an app that
business  startup 
january 2014
Firefox makes Fira Sans available for free | Webdesigner Depot
Though the Mozilla Foundation has been around for ten years now, they have only recently released their own font, Fira Sans, which is available as a free download from their site. Fira Sans is available in four weights, including an italic variant for each weight, as well as a monospaced variant in t
internet  browser  news 
january 2014
The CANADIAN DESIGN RESOURCE - Best Canadian Design of 2013
This month, we dove into the resource to find and rediscover notable design published this year on The CDR, from engineering to architecture,  product to graphic design. These posts have been especially resonant to us and the community, and represent the diversity of our collective creative industry,
design  canada  resource 
december 2013
The New Inquiry (The Postmodernity of Big Data)
In addressing the insecurities of postmodern thought, Big Data falls prey to some of the same issues of interpretation Big Data fascinates because its presence has always been with us in nature. Each tree, drop of rain, and the path of each grain of sand, both responds to and creates millions of data
data  news 
december 2013
Top 10 Must See Video Ads of 2013
Adweek Magazine looks at advertisements on television and in print with a different eye than consumers. They look at each advertisement critically, looking at creativity, impact, and effectiveness. For 2013 Adweek selected the 10 ads we highlight below as the best of the best. We certainly cannot dis
Media  advertising 
december 2013
What if Everyone Loved Their Job? Nobel Laureate Says It's Possible | Inc.com
Have you ever dreamed of a world where most everyone is busy with a challenging, stimulating, uniquely fulfilling job? Edmund Phelps, 2006 Nobel laureate, coined a phrase, "mass flourishing," to describe a dynamic economy that favors innovation and transforms this idealist notion into reality In fact
business  hr  sociology 
december 2013
10 Tips and Tools To Look Like a Big Company (Even if You're Not)
Let’s face it, if you’re a sole-proprietor business owner, or a freelancer operating on your own then, inevitably, some clients will not take you seriously just because.In the 21st century, it seems that every other person has some kind of a business going. This makes the fact of being an entrepreneu
december 2013
By combining an elegant integrated payments system with a distinctive conversation-triggering piece of hardware, Square has disrupted the credit card payments establishment while making credit card processing more accessible to small businesses everywhere. In only a few short years (they were founded
ecommerce  square 
december 2013
There's a Disconnect Between How Canadians Think About Innovation and What They Actually Do - Techvibes.com
Canadian technology, entertainment and communications companies aren't spending as much money on innovation as their counterparts in other countries, according to a new report by international consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The report, which surveyed executives in more than 25 countrie
canada  innovation  tech  business 
december 2013
How Netflix Reinvented HR - Harvard Business Review
Sheryl Sandberg has called it one of the most important documents ever to come out of Silicon Valley. It’s been viewed more than 5 million times on the web. But when Reed Hastings and I (along with some colleagues) wrote a PowerPoint deck explaining how we shaped the culture and motivated performance
business  hr 
december 2013
CRTC makes it mandatory for cable companies to offer all Canadian news channels | Financial Post
Canada’s broadcast regulator introduced a new regime for television news Thursday with a decision to make Canadian national news services available to all subscribers. The decision comes after the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission denied Sun News Network’s application to be
Media  canada  crtc  news 
december 2013
Listing: Airbnb’s San Francisco Offices. Cost: $0 – Next City
Airbnb co-founders Brian Chesky, Nathan Blecharczyk and Joe Gebbia pose in one room of their new SoMa office space. Credit: Airbnb One reason why critics argue that the tech sector is bad at urbanism is the way it seems to pay top-dollar for some of San Francisco’s most desirable places, only to seal
december 2013
Every NFL Team Should Have Its Logo Redone Like This | Wired Design | Wired.com
Minnesota Vikings as Italy. Six designer friends from Minnesota decided to redesign every NFL logo as a side project. Image: Football As Football Carolina Panthers as Germany. The group began by compiling lists documenting the aesthetic trends of the European badges–the crests, colors, historical det
design  logo  branding 
december 2013
Catchbox Is A Throwable Microphone To Get The Audience Talking | TechCrunch
Throw the mic in the air like you just don’t care. Catchbox is a new throwable microphone designed to liven up audience participation, and in turn reduce the faffing around that seems to occur whenever a conference turns to questions from the audience. The brightly coloured padded cube houses a wirel
hardware  tech 
december 2013
Netflix's Data Points Are Not the Usual Suspects
Some businesses would love to get basic information like your name, age and gender to better understand how to market to you in the future. Netflix could care less. Netflix used to place an emphasis on collecting these types of biographical details about its users, but it eventually decided the data
data  reports 
december 2013
Harvesting and Analyzing Tweets | School of Data - Evidence is Power
Twitter is a fabulous source for information. Whenever something is happening, people around the world start tweeting away. Often they include hashtags, allowing us to selectively search for tweets about a certain event or thing. Many twitter users also engage in conversations, and looking at these c
december 2013
How 10 Startups Exploded Using Creative Marketing | NextShark
“Marketing has always been about the same thing—who your customers are and where they are.” – Noah Kagan In today’s startup game, traditional marketing tactics are anathema to the smartest founders. Marketing budgets are often cut to bare bones, with the excess dumped into product development and eng
business  startup  marketing 
december 2013
Starbucks Opens Cafe Inspired By A 1900s Apothecary [Pics] - PSFK
As part of their latest effort to create locally-relevant interior design, the coffee giant’s newest store in New Orleans resembles an apothecary run by a local merchant in the early 1900s. In order to design a store that is rich in culture and history, the Starbucks’ artists drew inspiration from th
interior  design 
december 2013
Loved opening and unboxing 53′s Pencil. Here’s my notes #benchmark | DesignNotes by Michael Surtees
Chances are that if you are a designer and have an iPad of some size you’ve probably come across 53′s Paper app. If you have you may have come across their Pencil that was available order not so long ago. Today I opened an envelop from 53 with the pencil. Below is my unboxing experience. I can’t reca
industrial  design 
december 2013
How Is Hadoop Like Teenage Sex? [Infographic]
How is Hadoop like teenage sex? It’s an old riddle whose answer is changing quickly. If you don’t already know what it is, read on. And if you do, read on anyway (and check out the Infographic) because we have some marvelous visual statistics to share. How Is Hadoop Being Used? Survey Says … During S
data  apache  hadoop 
december 2013
Chartbeat: Real-Time Data Dashboard for Publishers
The data revolution may be in full swing, but harnessing and capitalizing on this wealth of digital information is a challenge unto itself. For online publishers, the perennial problem of tracking visitors, gathering data, and acting upon any trends is made easier with the likes of Google Analytics.
data  analytics 
december 2013
6 Habits of True Strategic Thinkers | Inc.com
In the beginning, there was just you and your partners. You did every job. You coded, you met with investors, you emptied the trash and phoned in the midnight pizza. Now you have others to do all that and it's time for you to "be strategic."  Whatever that means. If you find yourself resisting "being
business  innovation  think 
december 2013
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