Staying on the path to high performing teams. | Irrational Exuberancelethain.com/durably-excellent-teams/
As a caveat, the system fix is to hire net-new people, increasing the overall capacity of the company. Sometimes folks instead attempt to capture more resources from existing company, and I’m pretty negative on that. People are not fungible, and generally folks end up in useful places, so I’m skeptical of reassigning existing folks to drive optimality. By nature, it’s also impossible for this kind of discussion to not become political, even when everyone involved has deep trust and r...
136 facts every web dev should know before they burn out and turn to landscape painting or nude modelling – Baldur Bjarnasonbaldurbjarnason.com/2021/100-things-every-web-developer-should-know/
Everything I’ve learned about web development in the almost twenty-five years I’ve been practising. All boiled down into a neat little list that I put together over a week. I’m Icelandic, so I’m prone to absolute statements. It’s a cultural thing. No, I’m not going to explain any of these. There are exceptions to most rules. Web development becomes more complicated the more you pull it apart and less so the more you step back.
Semgrep is an open-source tool for lightweight static analysis using a familiar syntax
Basic Music Theory in ~200 Lines of Python | Manohar Vangamvanga.com/blog/basic-music-theory-in-200-lines-of-python
A basic introduction to Western music theory using the Python programming to derive scales, chords, and modes in every key.
Those pesky pull request reviews – Jessitronjessitron.com/2021/03/27/those-pesky-pull-request-reviews/
No one wants to review pull requests. This is a sign of a deeper problem than "people aren't following the process"
The Coming Software Apocalypse - The Atlantictheatlantic.com/technology/archive/2017/09/saving-the-world-from-code/540393/
A small group of programmers wants to change how we code—before catastrophe strikes.
Learn X by doing Y - A project-based learning search engineaquadzn.github.io/learn-x-by-doing-y/
Project Based Learning is a teaching method in which students gain knowledge and skills by working for an extended period of time to investigate and respond to an authentic, engaging, and complex question, problem, or challenge.
Minimal safe Bash script template | Better Devbetterdev.blog/minimal-safe-bash-script-template/
Minimal Bash script template that will make your scripts safer, consistent with standards, and provide a way to parse and validate parameters.
How to Make Your Code Reviewer Fall in Love with You · mtlynch.iomtlynch.io/code-review-love/
Updates about my life and what I learn about creating software
Psychology of Code Readability | by Egon Elbre | Mediummedium.com/@egonelbre/psychology-of-code-readability-d23b1ff1258a
By no means should this be regarded as truth, but rather a model that I’ve found extremely helpful in understanding and finding better ways of writing code. I think one of the things every programmer…
Coding with voice dictation using Talon Voice · Josh W Comeaujoshwcomeau.com/accessibility/hands-free-coding/
Earlier this year, I developed Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, a repetitive-strain injury, in both of my elbows. As a result, I pretty much can't…
blokdots is a simple to use software to build interactive hardware prototypes without a line of code.