#31

If you can’t feed a team with two pizzas, it’s too large.
— Jeff Bezos, Founder, Amazon

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

Killing C.I.A. Informants, China Crippled U.S. Spying Operations - 6 min

[nytimes.com]

Self-facilitation Skills for Teams - 6 min

[estherderby.com]

Awkward 1:1s: The Art of Getting Honest Feedback - 7 min

[medium.com]

Management/Culture

What to Do When Priorities Are in Conflict - 3 min

[lizkislik.com]

Overcome Resistance to Change with Two Conversations - 4 min

[hbr.org]

Development/Releases

How Etsy Ships Apps - 10 min

[codeascraft.com]

If it’s Broken, Fix It - 4 min

[pettermahlen.com]

Technical

How Basic Performance Analysis Saved Us Millions - 9 min

[heap.engineering]

Composing Software: An Introduction - 11 min

[medium.com]

Tools/Websites

Kotlin Programming Language

[kotlinlang.org]

Amazon Charts

[amazon.com]

Picasso: A free open-source visualizer for Convolutional Neural Networks

[medium.com]

RawText: Text Extraction Done Right

[rawtext.ambar.cloud]

Genetic Hello World

[github.com]

News/Other

The Lights Are Going Out In The Middle East - 4 min

[newyorker.com]

Any Half-Decent Hacker Could Break Into Mar-a-Lago - 8 min

[propublica.org]

Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts - 3 min

[theguardian.com]

Turkey’s purges are crippling its justice system - 4 min

[economist.com]

Internet Atlas maps the physical internet to enhance security - 2 min

[news.wisc.edu]

You Still Need Your Brain - 4 min

[nytimes.com]

Goudy & Syracuse: The Tale of a Typeface Found - 4 min

[vimeo.com]

Syria from Space - 5 min

[bbc.co.uk]

Autonomous Ships Will Be Great - 3 min

[bloomberg.com]

Germans Are the World’s Most Discerning Seltzer Connoisseurs - 6 min

[atlasobscura.com]

America Is Going to Fight ISIS With Algorithms - 2 min

[motherboard.vice.com]

North Korea's Unit 180, the cyber warfare cell that worries the West - 4 min

[reuters.com]

Chinese cybersecurity firm claims to have developed WannaCry virus ‘vaccine’ - 3 min

[scmp.com]

Patching the Electric Grid - 4 min

[technologyreview.com]

Books

King Leopold's Ghost

[goodreads.com]