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There’s Seldom Any Traffic on the High Road
Our instincts are to escalate when really, we should be focused on de-escalating the situation. One way to do that is to take the high road.

Say something along the lines of “I can see that.” You don’t have to apologize. You don’t have to agree with what the other person is saying. But I promise the results are magic. It’s hard to be angry with someone who agrees with you. And when there is no one to argue with and they’re the only person worked up about the situation, they will quickly feel uncomfortable and try to correct course.

Making enemies is expensive. Sometimes you don’t even realize how expensive. I saw one of those other nine passengers two and a half hours later, running to the gate to board the flight I was on. They had only just gotten through the hassle that resulted from their dealings with the gate agent—while I had grabbed a glass of wine and read a book. They had no idea how much their rudeness cost them in time and energy. It wasn’t visible to them. It was, however, visible to me.
behavior 
16 days ago
TabNine | Install TabNine
TabNine is the all-language autocompleter. It uses machine learning to provide responsive, reliable, and relevant suggestions.

Traditional autocompleters suggest one word at a time.
programming  utilities  vscode 
20 days ago
sequel fumpt
Online SQL formatter
sql  editor  linter 
4 weeks ago
sysget
sysget is wrapper to control a lot of unix package managers. You only need to remeber one syntax.
linux  install 
4 weeks ago
Project Python
Project Python is a free interactive book that will teach you to code in Python, using graphics, animations, and games. You’ll also learn ways to solve classical computer science problems, principles of software design, and how to analyze algorithm performance. No prior experience required; you’ll write code to draw a smiley face by the end of the first chapter.
python  interactive  learning 
12 weeks ago
mwouts/jupytext: Jupyter notebooks as Markdown documents, Julia, Python or R scripts
Jupytext is available from within Jupyter. You can work as usual on your notebook in Jupyter, and save and read it in the formats you choose. The text representations can be edited outside of Jupyter (see our demo below). When the notebook is refreshed in Jupyter, input cells are loaded from the script or Markdown document. Kernel variables are preserved. Outputs are not stored in such text documents, and are therefore lost when the notebook is refreshed. To avoid this, we recommend to pair the text notebook with a traditional .ipynb notebook (both files are saved and loaded together).
markdown  python  jupyter 
12 weeks ago
Behind the scenes of my latest book on JavaScript
Writing in markdown and converting to many formats including quizzes
javascript  ebook  markdown  pandoc 
september 2018
CLI: improved
better versions of some common cmds
cli  tools 
september 2018
tom creates customers, subscriptions plans & send notifications.
tom 🐶 is a backoffice as service oriented to do things that you want to do, like:

Creates and updates users via Stripe.
Associates your users with a subscription plan.
Sends transactional notification via email, Slack or Telegram.
javascript 
august 2018
Pts.js
Pts enables you to compose and express what you see in your mind's eyes — points as ideas, shapes, colors, motions, interactions, and more.
canvas  animation  visualization  javascript  library 
august 2018
GitHub - pkumar5/Tableau-Parser
To run the java excutiable application double click "TWB_Parser.jar"

Calculated Fields that contained Tableau "Calculation_" now displays the Calculation Name.
Datasources that Contained "sqlproxy." now displays the Datasource Name.
tableau  opensource 
august 2018
GitHub - keycastr/keycastr: KeyCastr, an open-source keystroke visualizer
classic on-screen shortcut key visualization for screencasts, demos, training, etc.
keyboard  screencast  macOS  opensource 
july 2018
Tutorials & Resources - Dremio
virtual tables, data catalog, API, open source and enterprise eds, mac, linux, win
data  etl  data-transform 
july 2018
GitHub - dylanaraps/pure-bash-bible: 📖 A collection of pure bash alternatives to external processes.
A collection of pure bash alternatives to external processes. Reduce the number of external dependencies in bash.
shell  bash  scripting 
june 2018
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