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30 Questions I’ve Asked Myself Every Year for the Last 8 Years
love this post which documents the answers to questions she'd been asking herself for the past 8 years:
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Cities Should Think About Trees As Public Health Infrastructure
Urban trees remove enough particulate matter from the air to slash up to $60 million in healthcare costs.
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I’ve seen things you people wouldn’t believe. Gopher, Netscape with frames, the first Browser Wars. Searching for p…
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And they say voice recognition isn't good for anything....
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Today I’ve purchased 4 things from this list! ❤️ The wirecutter!
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JOY.js (DEMO) – make happy little programs
I've been annoyed that, for all the magic of modern technology, people don't have anything…
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I've been annoyed that, for all the magic of modern technology, people don't have anything…
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I'll be honest. Writing this article felt like screaming.

I have two small kids. I'm more unsure of their future t…
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Don't ask who deserves a second chance. Ask who they denied a first chance to.
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That's it for Franz Kafka today: "A belief is like a guillotine, just as heavy, just as light."
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At Whole Foods: Ashwagandha and maca are total snake oil products for people who read goop.

A…
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At Whole Foods: excuse me ma'am what was the name of the farmer who plucked this fig, was the soil pH ethical, wait…
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Women: learn to negotiate like a man: fearlessly, without remorse, utterly self interested.

It’s not how how you…
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I noticed the new iOS Dragon emoji doesn't dot its eye, reminds me of the old Chinese idiom (画龙点睛 Hua Long Dian Jin…
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Sexual harassment is vile. As an assault survivor outside of work I know that.

But let’s not forget how misogyny…
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I started my own company so no one could hold my financial future over my head ever again. I literally couldn’t tr…
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Learn about Madam C J Walker, inventor of the Walker system and first female self made millionaire in the US.... an…
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One year in and over 100,000 people have made their voice heard by their congressional representatives.

The inters…
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Super thankful to live in the Netherlands when these kinds of things come in 🙏
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"It is her willingness to confront some of life’s darker corners with honesty and vulnerability that elevates this…
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Y Combinator applicants: please consider disrupting the process of putting a duvet cover on.

You have my permissio…
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I… did not design any lasercut lamps in college 😓
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“march 1981”: This book is older than me by a month. I love getting second-hand books.
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moments of awareness
this week I wrote about being able to notice the magic and preciousness in little, everyday things:
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"For 30 years I’ve been saying, we are making the world uninhabitable, for God’s sake. For 30 years!" – Ursula K. L…
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RT : Making a tool for live, direct, explorable programming! Here's my first playable demo of it, let me know what you…
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The One Formula You Need To Know In Design – maeda.pm
“I guess I’m never sure that print is truly linear.” —Muriel Cooper 
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If through a scientific breakthrough, we could suddenly live for 1,000 years, I bet in a few centuries we'd barely…
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Capitalism allocates resources efficiently. Oh, and also…if we don't all keep constantly buying a bunch of shit we…
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I have an especially rare hardcover copy of the first Cheezburger book. 🍔
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Women in Tech Are Rising Higher in China Than in the U.S. - The Atlantic
"About half of American technology companies have women in top positions. In China, it’s closer to 80 percent"
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One of the first things I did after selling Cheezburger was stay at the hotel from “Lost In Translation”. 🤠
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I used to doodle a lot during meetings. I sketched this bottle the same week I quit my job in Hawaii to run a websi…
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“One of the troubles with our culture is we do not respect and train the imagination. It needs exercise. It needs p…
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And then thanks to Patreon, on Dec 1 it'll be like Christmas In December except my present will be Getting Compensa…
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Burst into tears at the end of the Joan Didion documentary b/c she inspired me to write in high school and develop…
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"The blind man can go on thinking about light, he can arrive at certain conclusions too, but those conclusions cann…
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I said yes to a first date with my now-spouse based on the fact that he approached me with and .
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Every prominent web service should have a lite version.

This Dropbox share link for a 4kb screenshot is 1.4mb with…
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This 10-year-old reporter is my new hero
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SF friends, of and I are speaking on AI for users at a meetup on 11/28. Please come if you…
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Let the records show that nobody ever funded Leonardo da Vinci at anything like the level of the price of a single…
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I love working on serious code challenges with lots of unknowns. Building an interactive voronoi diagram in Flash b…
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ayyyyy i'm on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for games

Q: i thought you don't make "games", y…
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Untitled (https://www.forbes.com/30-under-30/2018/games/)
ayyyyy i'm on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for games

Q: i thought you don't make "games", y…
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Spent the last 2 days updating my website with a ferociously comprehensive catalogue of relevant work & have kept h…
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RT : we must imagine Sisyphus happy and also as an otter
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Math Nerds (pls help me): you have 1000 people and 1000 pictures. A single person can only view 1 photo at a time.…
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This is a Michelle, my Uber driver. Yesterday was a big day for her, too. Her Italian Catholic father voted Yes and…
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GitHub - miyyer/comics: COMICS data / code / annotations
Dataset of comic book panels: ("The Amazing Mysteries of the Gutter"!)
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To truly be *seen* and listened to is the rarest thing in a relationship. We forget to individualize when we act on…
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Everyone should check out Bail Bloc -- it's a righteous project for a worthy cause, but also a phenomenally sharp/c…
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J.K. Rowling 1997: I hope my book brings happiness to children.
J.K. Rowling 2017: Harry Potter would support loose…
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Want to see something that will break your damn heart (and make you want to find a cure for dementia yesterday)? Th…
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Goodreads Blog Post: 20 Favorite Pick-Me-Up Books
What books would you recommend to chase away the blues? via
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RT : i'll never get over this image of a 90-year life visualized per week. it simply can't be this little we…
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I’m excited to announce ! We’re a machine learning research and consulting company. I’m fortunate to…
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It came as quite a surprise to learn that I was the 19th most followed author on this week in the UK. I'…
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wanted to thank again for sending me a mint dogenut tank to beta test earlier this year 🍩

you can get do…
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Unbox Research
I cofounded a new machine learning / data science company with . We're Unbox Research.
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Holy cow, really shines when you get stuck. One click to "ask for help" and within minutes (on a Sunday nig…
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RT : What we need to understand is that we cannot have a competition and not have losers. As long as human beings are ma…
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When learning something genuinely new and difficult, you can’t understand what it is that you don’t understand. You…
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Shannon Luminary Lecture Series - Bell Labs
(One of my favourite things in recent weeks has been watching these Nokia Shannon Luminary Lectures:

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Yep, Mountain View. Present day home to Google HQ. And people wonder why the industry matured in such a non-represe…
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This dog grew up all alone in a junkyard, but she FINALLY found a family, her personality really started to shine t…
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this is such a hilarious distinction to me. I have a degree in mechanical engineering, have built ROBOTS/helped sta…
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I had no idea that 140,000 Chinese workers risked their lives for the Allies during WWI. Their story is finally tol…
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RT : Two marine scientists are now playing each other, on Twitter, in an ocean-themed game of chess.
Scientifically-accu…
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I think you _can_ get good results out of software dev courses and I've met a bunch but unfortunately the majority…
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My first trip to the SF dump. It was amazing! I’ve been trying to donate and get rid of stuff around the house. Thi…
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"It’s natural to look around for a well-marked path to follow when you’re entering new territory. We look for examp…
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Give people a blank canvas and they’ll make awesome, unintended shit out of it 👏
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I love my kindle but reading a real book is such a sensorial experience. The form itself impacts…
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