Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: automation

15 bookmarks tagged “automation

Always be quitting -
A good philosophy to live by at work is to “always be quitting”. No, don’t be constantly thinking of leaving your job 😱. But act as if you might leave on short notice 😎. Counterintuitively, this will make you a better engineer and open up growth opportunities. A thread 👇.

Why your team doesn't need to use pull requests
Github introduced the pull request practice, and features to support it, to make it easier for people who run open-source projects to accept contributions fr...

The PlayStation's inner sanctum:Nikkei
Sony's top earner, the PS4. How are these popular game consoles made? We were given a tour of the production site that most Sony employees are not even allowed to enter.

Retrobatch, from Flying Meat
Retrobatch is a unique application for automating actions to tens, hundreds, and even thousands of images at the same time

Essential Image Optimization
A free book on modern image optimization techniques. Formats, decoders, techniques for efficient compression and more are covered.

Identify email addresses or domains names that belong to colleges or universities. Help automate the process of approving or rejecting academic discounts.

What if jobs are not the solution but the problem? | Aeon Essays
Economists believe in full employment. Americans think that work builds character. But what if jobs aren’t working anymore?