Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand.
— Martin Fowler, Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code

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

Radical Candor — The Surprising Secret to Being a Good Boss - 10 min


London, ‘reeling’? The city that weathered Nazi bombs pushes back against fear. - 4 min


Better Than Free (2008) - 8 min



How to define your team’s mission - 5 min


PMs. Say “I Don’t Know” More Often! - 1 min



Analysis Paralysis - Stop slowing down your enterprise! - 3 min


Choosing the Right Release Cadence for Your Project - 3 min



Blitzcrank Bot - 12 min


The Hardest Part About Microservices: Your Data - 15 min


Deep Learning For Semantic Segmentation Of Aerial Imagery - 10 min



Europeana Collections - Explore 53,198,471 artworks, artefacts, books, videos and sounds from across Europe.


t-scroll - Animate Elements On Reveal


SeaGlass - Enabling City-Wide IMSI-Catcher Detection


base65536 - Unicode's answer to Base64



Why underdogs do better in hockey than basketball - 8 min


Toyota uses open-source software in new approach to in-car tech - 2 min


NASA Graphics Standards Manual  - 5 min


The Denationalization of American Muslims - 16 min


What a new agreement means for the South China Sea - 3 min


The Doctor Is In. Co-Pay? $40,000. - 6 min


This Secretive Billionaire Makes The Cheese For Pizza Hut, Domino's And Papa John's - 10 min


Why You Should Be Skeptical of the US Military's 'Successful' Missile Defense Test - 2 min


Has science cracked the peanut allergy? - 15 min


Waze will roll out its carpool app across California - 3 min


Immigrants Keep an Iowa Meatpacking Town Alive and Growing - 10 min


únicode is hard - 3 min


Amid Trump Cuts, California Proposes Its Own Energy Moonshot - 2 min



Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific