john spurlock 2018

"One of the most unexpectedly pleasant experiences I had post-quitting was just creating a new Github repo without asking anyone's permission or filling out any paperwork." – @deliberatecoderWhy I Quit Google to Work for Myself - Silly
"We'll have to look out for how cynical – how efficient and ruthlessly algorithmic – that next thing is going to be.

'A book,' one author told me, 'is really just a reverse-engineered TED Talk, right? It's a platform that lets you do a speaking tour.'"I have forgotten how to read - The Globe and
"I often joke that if the work-life trend line continues on its trajectory after 2100, we'll all be working after we're dead."It's Time to Say It: Retirement Is Dead. This Is What Will Take Its Place |
Great idea, but legally dubious, right?Stream TV audio to your smartphone with Tunity -
"Operators of a San Jose U-Haul business have trouble getting their rental vans back 'because so many are on a one-way ticket out of town.'"So many people are leaving the Bay Area, a U-Haul shortage is jacking up prices -
Why is album-art-on-lock-screen not an Android system setting? Should be opt-in as well, it's totally gross in practice. Launch-demo-oriented design at its worst.Google Play Music v8.7 adds option to disable album art on the lock screen [APK Download]
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"Some FM roads are officially known as RM, or ranch-to-market, roads because local ranchers objected to being called farmers by implication."Texas Primer: The Farm-to-Market Road – Texas
Brilliant!Let's Go Twitter - YouTubeyoutube.comFin Hopkins on Twitter:"Just saw an entire theater ad explaining how to sign up for Twitter and go through the welcome flow. Why didn’t we think of that, @finkel and @joshelman?"
"The 'future of virtual reality' group is no longer seated next to Mr. Zuckerberg. Facebook said this was because the group had grown too large. But across Silicon Valley, virtual reality is no longer the buzziest of topics. That honor belongs to AI"Why A.I. Researchers at Google Got Desks Next to the Boss - The New York
"Web-First Android"
"Consuming celebrity"
"Can you nutshell that for me?"
"He compared traditional advertising to dropping bombs on cities—a company can‘t be sure who it hits and who it misses. But with Internet ads, he said, companies can “make lots of spearheads and then get people to impale themselves.”"The Big Switch: ten years on | ROUGH
PackageManager.FEATURE_NOTCHGoogle's Next Android Overhaul Will Embrace iPhone’s ‘Notch’ -
"Developers today are geniuses when it comes to using stacks in ways that they were never intended but they are absolutely terrible when it comes to selecting the right stacks for the job to begin with."
Ah, so this must be the massive gray-monolith-looking building I drove by yesterday, quite other-worldly in the snow. 855,000 sq ft for a single building, a new $AMZN distribution center.Aerial photographs show the progress of Amazon fulfillment center at former North Randall Park mall - News 5 Clevelandnews5cleveland.comtwitter photo
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Not @TheOnionPope Francis on Twitter:"There is no such thing as harmless disinformation; trusting in falsehood can have dire consequences."
"People born in the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada after 1989 scored much higher than previous generations for all three kinds of perfectionism, especially socially prescribed perfectionism, which increased at twice the rate of the other two."Under Neoliberalism, You Can Be Your Own Tyrannical
"Google's ad revenue has almost caught up to all print ad revenue globally" 😳Axios Media Trends -
"immaterial design"
♫ "...but technicolor pachyderms / is really too much for me."Convopage : @juliagalef : 1)"Pink elephants on parade," the dream sequence in Dumbo, is 100% nightmare fuel, full of grinning, mutating grotesques: (url) Did you ever wonder what it was doing in the middle of Dumbo? Not just tonally but stylistically anomalous in a Disney kids' movie?
"In some ways, I can see this being seen as maximalist minimalism."10 Typography Trends to Look for in 2018 | Elegant Themes
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"If you think you're going to write something like The Brothers Karamazov or Moby-Dick, go ahead. Nobody will read it. I don't care how good it is, or how smart the readers are. Their intentions, their brains are different."Too Much Music: A Failed Experiment In Dedicated Listening : The Record :
Can confirm, they are absolutely fantastic live at Severance. One of the things I'll miss most from Cleveland. 😢At 100, the Cleveland Orchestra May (Quietly) Be America’s Best - The New York
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