Some professional advice via r/programming today: My Personal Creed of Employment and All the best engineering advice I stole from non-technical people.
An old TED Talk: The puzzle of motivation:
Understanding Legal Argument (1): The Five Types of Argument looks fascinating, but who has time, who has time..?
Today I listened to this podcast episode: Ryan Bush – A Guide To Mental Self-Mastery.
Feynman’s old classic turned up in the news again today: Cargo Cult Science.
This talk popped up in my news feed today: Ideology. It’s a discussion of static vs dynamic languages and what they can and can’t do with regard to modelling and testing correct systems.
This on r/programming today: How to Deal with Difficult People on Software Projects.
Well someone is/was upset: Software disenchantment. I really liked the image of the design process: simple -> complex then complex -> simple. Maybe that’s the answer to Nikita’s woes: we’re just not finished yet.
A fun article on Hacker News today with the maxim: if you’re stuck for over an hour, seek help.