I feel the same way: My love-hate affair with technology. And my Raspberry Pis (both of them) auto-update too.
An essay about Taking a Stand in the War on General-Purpose Computing.
Via HN today some measured discussion about software testing: We need to talk about testing.
Today via HN: Book Review: A Philosophy of Software Design.
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.