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A development process startup founders should use to ship features weirdly fast

growing-products.paralect.com/a-development-process-startup-founders-should-use-to-ship-features-weirdly-fast
Here are 9 specific steps founders can use to ship features faster, keep their product team aligned and build what their users really want.

No-Signup Tools

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Free web apps that don't require registration or login

How finishing what you start makes teams more productive and predictable

lucasfcosta.com/2022/07/19/finish-what-you-start.html
Let’s be honest. When you read this post’s title, you thought it was obvious. Yet, most people don’t follow this simple piece of advice. You know that too, a...

UX patterns for CLI tools

lucasfcosta.com/2022/06/01/ux-patterns-cli-tools.html
Most technical people choose GUIs not because GUIs are the best tool for the job. People choose GUIs because the CLI alternatives usually suck.

Developers spend most of their time figuring the system out

lepiter.io/feenk/developers-spend-most-of-their-time-figuri-9q25taswlbzjc5rsufndeu0py/
What does it mean when we say that developers spend most of their time figuring the system out? Why is it important? And how else could we look at this problem?

Pikuma: Isometric Projection in Game Development

pikuma.com/blog/isometric-projection-in-games
Isometric games are extremely popular. Let's learn the theory behind isometric projection and how it is used by gamedevs to write isometric-looking games.

Normalization of deviance

danluu.com/wat/
At large company B (LCB), ICs agreed that it's problematic to reward creating new features more richly than doing critical grunt work. When I talked to managers, they often agreed, too. But nevertheless, the people who get promoted are disproportionately those who ship shiny new things. I saw management attempt a number of cultural and process changes at LCB. Mostly, those took the form of pronouncements from people with fancy titles. For really important things, they might produce a...

Bulletproof Font Tester

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Test your local fonts with a proofing tool developed for type designers. Check kerning, OpenType features, and language coverage. Variable fonts supported.

Stay alert - DEV Community

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A short while ago, Chrome broke the web by disabling alert(), confirm() and prompt() dialogs from... Tagged with javascript.

My Heroku values

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My Heroku values. GitHub Gist: instantly share code, notes, and snippets.

Always be quitting - jmmv.dev

jmmv.dev/2021/04/always-be-quitting.html
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 👇.

5 steps to faster web fonts /// Iain Bean

iainbean.com/posts/2021/5-steps-to-faster-web-fonts/
Fine-tune your font files and optimise your loading strategy for maximum speed + minimum FOUT