Friday, April 26, 2019

Friday Links

Google: Better protection against Man in the Middle phishing attacks

Welcome to the world’s simplest agile maturity model

Making the Most of Retrium with David Horowitz

A year with Spectre: a V8 perspective

Kafka and Ruby, a Sidekiq lovestory

Farmer vs. sand: Spain’s fight against desertification

Google: Steps toward a more sustainable future

The simplest prioritization tip money can buy

Iranian Cyberespionage Tools Leaked Online

Core Memory

Anti-Management? No, Different Management

Goodbye Joe

From food waste to tasty treats in Google’s kitchens

Floating Point Precision

dry-types and dry-struct 1.0.0 released

Whose cloud is it anyway? Apple sinks $30m a month into rival Amazon's AWS – report

Google: Enriching Search Results Through Structured Data

Do I truly want to become a manager?

How healthy is the internet?

Here's a video of a Chimpanzee using Instagram. It's eye-opening.

Get lost in the new Earth Timelapse, now on mobile

Devuan, April Fools, and self-destruction

The Place of UX

2013-11-21 My favorite Erlang Program

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Friday Links

Self-made superheroes and street naps: Manila – a cartoon

Technical Skills

Software Engineeringat Google

Research: Why Managers Ignore Employees’ Ideas

The Agile Crisis — a Primer

The tax you are paying for using Scrum

Google makes the power of BigQuery available in Sheets

The 9 mistakes you don’t know you’re making as a new manager


Zork Text

How To Grow as An Engineering Manager in 7 Steps

Rage Against the Codebase: Programmers and Negativity

Overhead? Maybe not.

Meetings Are Not For You

How To Deliver Software Without Deadlines

Friday, April 12, 2019

Friday Links

From bare-metal to Kubernetes

Major Browsers to Prevent Disabling of Click Tracking Privacy Risk

To innovate, first deprecate.

Magnitudes of exploration.

Why Setting Ambitious Goals Backfires

Having it both ways: Larry Wall, Perl and the technology and culture of the early web


The 70-20-10 Rule for Innovation

The new and improved Jira Software Cloud and GitHub integration

Developers love Python and TypeScript, get paid for Clojure, and aren’t using blockchain

StackOverflow: Developer Survey Results

Gmail making email more secure with MTA-STS standard

Confluence Cloud reimagined: 15+ new features (and counting!)

Search Console reporting for your site's Discover performance data

Malicious remote code execution backdoor discovered in the popular bootstrap-sass Ruby gem

How Banksy Authenticates His Work

Subscription Hostages

Native image lazy-loading for the web!


The Guardian: Greta Thunberg: how her school strike went global – podcast

Rework: Subscription Hostages

BBC: Will AI kill development?

Tim Ferriss: #367: Eric Schmidt — Lessons from a Trillion-Dollar Coach

Friday, April 05, 2019

Friday Links

The Programming Language Conundrum

Compile-time Dependency Injection With Go Cloud's Wire

Software Roles and Titles

Ruby Object Mapper is an open-source persistence and mapping toolkit for Ruby built for speed and simplicity.

dry-rb is a collection of next-generation Ruby libraries

Why I stuck with Windows for 6 years while developing Discourse

Technical Debt? Probably not.

Our Latest Pay Analysis: Examining Buffer’s Gender Pay Gap in 2019

AppSignal: Memory Magic Dashboard

Elastic Barcelona Spring Meetup

Former Mozilla CTO Harassed at the US Border

Working together when we’re not together

2019 PostgreSQL Trends Report: Private vs. Public Cloud, Migrations, Database Combinations & Top Reasons Used

Refactoring Backend Engineering Hiring at Slack

YAGNI, yes. Skimping, no. Technical Debt? Not even.

New versions of Rails, optimizer hints, ROFL, and more

Building a self-served ETL pipeline for third-party data ingestion

Hacking Instagram to Get Free Meals in Exchange for Positive Reviews

Learning by building, a Background Processing System in Ruby

Reflectly — From React Native to Flutter

Dependency Injection Containers vs Hard-coded Constants

RODA: A Modular, Scalable Ruby Framework