The absolute truth is that if you don’t know what you want, you won’t get it.
— Andrew S. Grove, High Output Management

The Speed Dial - An abbreviated set of articles for the reader who has limited time. 

Value-Driven Digital Business - 9 min

The Myth of the Necessary Jerk - 3 min

Writing an effective bug report - 5 min


^Writing an effective bug report - 5 min

Why Over-reusing Is Bad - 3 min

Mobile Design Sprint - 3 min


^Value-Driven Digital Business - 9 min

^The Myth of the Necessary Jerk - 3 min

Moneyball teams - 4 min


Modeling Spelling Correction for Search at Etsy - 9 min

Elements of JavaScript Style - 14 min

Digging into D3 Internals to Eliminate Jank over Large Data Sets - 7 min


wipe-modules - A little agent that removes the node_modules folder of non-active projects

urizip - URI Compression For Transport

Linked Data - Connect Distributed Data across the Web


The Enduring American Military Mission In Africa - 5 min

Why Americans Smile So Much - 2 min

The end of autocracy in Venezuela? - 5 min

The future we're building — and boring - 41 min

Nasa runs competition to help make old Fortran code faster - 1 min

How ZIP codes nearly masked the lead problem in Flint - 5 min

The Biggest Ship Yet Just Traversed the Panama Canal - 1 min

X-37B Space Plane Lands After 2 Years Orbiting Earth - 1 min

Is China the World’s New Colonial Power? - 26 min

Anti-vaccine activists spark a state’s worst measles outbreak in decades - 7 min

Can Wal-Mart’s Expensive New E-Commerce Operation Compete With Amazon? - 14 min


In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives


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