#41

... great innovation is built on existing ideas, repurposed with vision.
— Jake Knapp, Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days

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

‘Virtue Signaling’ Isn’t the Problem. Not Believing One Another Is. - 7 min

[nytimes]

How to Manage Someone Who Thinks Everything Is Urgent - 3 min

[hbr]

The Man Who Wrote Those Password Rules Has a New Tip: N3v$r M1^d! - 5 min

[wsj]

Management/Culture

Encourage Employees To Take Much-needed Vacations - 2 min

[culture.fool]

Stop Going to Meetings That Don’t Have Agendas - 5 min

[thinkgrowth]

Development/Releases

You Are Not Google - 7 miin

[blog.bradfieldcs]

How to make an experience map - 11 min

[blog.carbonfive]

Technical

Small Functions considered Harmful - 17 min

[medium]

Ponderings on Odoriferous Syntactical Constructifications - 6 min

[blog.ircmaxell.]

News/Other

Sundar Pichai Should Resign as Google’s C.E.O. - 4 min

[nytimes]

Flags and Other Symbols Used By Far-Right Groups in Charlottesville - 3 min

[splcenter]

The Story of the DuckTales Theme, History’s Catchiest Single Minute of Music - 10 min

[vanityfair]

Covert Cuban Device Likely Responsible For Hearing Loss Of U.S. Diplomats - 4 min

[npr]

YouTube AI deletes war crime videos as 'extremist material' - 4 min

[middleeasteye]

What North Koreans learn from their smartphones - 4 min

[economist]

How to Travel Like a Millionaire? Ask the Points Guy - 5 min

[newyorker]

Uber drivers gang up to cause surge pricing, research says - 2 min

[telegraph]

The ghostly radio station that no one claims to run - 8 min

[bbc]

Multilevel-marketing companies like LuLaRoe are forcing people into debt and psychological crisis - 25 min

[qz]

Podcasts

Invisibilia - Bubble-Hopping - 3o min

[one.npr]