Thursday, January 31, 2019

Nearly Friday Links

Article review: "The Hard Truth About Innovative Cultures"


Making Gmail on mobile better for you

Protect your work life balance – take a real sick day

Microsoft decides Internet Explorer 10 has had its fun: Termination set for January 2020

On Being A Principal Engineer

Growing with your company's complexity.

An update on our work to prevent abuse ahead of the EU elections

An instrumental intro to GraphQL with Ruby

Meeting people.

GitLab Alumni Program (Gitlab Offboarding)

Focusing on the new Search Console

Yesterday’s mass-login attack on Basecamp is another reminder to protect yourself

How to deal with a micromanaging boss

Richer interactivity in Data Studio

Can Side Projects Boost Tech Developers' Performance? 12 Experts Weigh In

Friday, January 25, 2019

Friday Links

Metrics for the unmeasurable.

How to Get Buy in at Work: a Step by Step Guide

Putting on some wait

Rails 6.0.0 beta1: Action Mailbox, Action Text, Multiple DBs, Parallel Testing, Webpacker by default

Schneier: Evaluating the GCHQ Exceptional Access Proposal

10 Ways to Build More Value Into Your Product

Work From Home – in Vermont!

Backblaze Hard Drive Stats for 2018

Why are companies scared to hire “junior” people?

I miss LiveJournal.

On Sizing Your Engineering Organizations

DNS flag day

Our Software Dependency Problem

Turns out your standing desk isn't solving your sitting problem

Research shows productive teams do these 3 things

Wow, fancy that. Web ad giant Google to block ad-blockers in Chrome. For safety, apparently

Google will start retiring Hangouts for G Suite users in Octobe

Co-Parenting the Baby: When the VP Engineering Joins a Startup

The State of the Octoverse: Machine Learning

AWS: New – TLS Termination for Network Load Balancers


Friday, January 18, 2019

Friday Links

From Vision to Values: The Importance of Defining Your Core

WebMSX, or simply WMSX, is a new cross platform MSX emulator designed for the Web.

Dawn of the Second Epoch

Approaching the kernel year-2038 end game

IKEA has an ingenious plan to dominate the smart home market

The State of Meetings 2019

Field notes: London, England

Jack Dorsey Has No Clue What He Wants

Google raises G Suite prices across the world

Ways to succeed in Google News

Largest collection ever of breached data found

AWS Backup – Automate and Centrally Manage Your Backups

Friday, January 11, 2019

Friday Links

Timeline for the release of Rails 6.0

To stop terror content online, tech companies need to work together

Thank You For Smoking

What Is Glitter? A strange journey to the glitter factory.

How the Koch Brothers Are Killing Public Transit Projects Around the Country

The Firecracker virtual machine monitor

So, You Want to be an Engineering Manager

365 IETF RFCs: a 50th anniversary dive

Some delightful developer experiences in 2019.

6 types of meetings that are actually worthwhile

How I use GIST to plan my life

Machine Learning to Detect Software Vulnerabilities

Unlimited private repositories now available to free GitHub users

Remote Team Meetups: Here’s What Works For Us

Why Diversity Is Important to Etsy

Revitalize your retrospectives with these fresh techniques

Hound: ERB Lint

New – Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB Compatibility): Fast, Scalable, and Highly Available

A new free-software forge:

The M-Word

Bash 5.0 released