Quentin Tarantıno on White Supremacy, Obama, and Why He Doesn’t Worry About a Transformers Future

What I am reading: We’re five months from the release of The Hateful Eight. How close to finishing are you?
We’ve got a little bit more than an hour finished right now. I just got…, Quentin Tarantıno on White Supremacy, Obama, and Why He Doesn’t Worry About a Transformers Future, http://www.vulture.com/2015/08/quentin-tarantino-lane-brown-in-conversation.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

FCC fines CenturyLink, Verizon, Colorado’s Intrado for 911 outage – Denver Business Journal

What I am reading: The FCC levied large fines against telecom companies for a 2014 outage affecting… more
The Federal Communications Commission has fined telecom CenturyLink Inc.…, FCC fines CenturyLink, Verizon, Colorado’s Intrado for 911 outage – Denver Business Journal, http://www.bizjournals.com/denver/blog/boosters_bits/2015/04/centurylink-coloradosintrado-fined-by-fcc-over-911.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Lessons learned from reading post mortems

What I am reading: I love reading postmortems. They’re educational, but unlike most educational docs, they tell an entertaining story. I’ve spent a decent chunk of time reading…, Lessons learned from reading post mortems, http://danluu.com/postmortem-lessons/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Unsupervised learning, attention, and other mysteries – O’Reilly Radar

What I am reading: Get notified when our free report “Future of Machine Intelligence: Perspectives from Leading Practitioners” is available for download. The following interview…, Unsupervised learning, attention, and other mysteries – O’Reilly Radar, http://radar.oreilly.com/2015/08/unsupervised-learning-attention-and-other-mysteries.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Science Isn’t Broken

What I am reading: Graphics by Ritchie King
If you follow the headlines, your confidence in science may have taken a hit lately.
Peer review? More like self-review. An…, Science Isn’t Broken, http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/science-isnt-broken/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Religion Meets Rebellion: How ISIS Lured 3 London Girls

What I am reading: LONDON — The night before Khadiza Sultana left for Syria she was dancing in her teenage bedroom. It was a Monday during the February school vacation. Her niece…, Religion Meets Rebellion: How ISIS Lured 3 London Girls, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/18/world/europe/jihad-and-girl-power-how-isis-lured-3-london-teenagers.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Create a Culture Where Difficult Conversations Aren’t So Hard

What I am reading: Harvard Biz Review: Create a Culture Where Difficult Conversations Aren’t So Hard http://t.co/9yXH8Jq2gX, Create a Culture Where Difficult Conversations Aren’t So Hard, https://hbr.org/2015/08/create-a-culture-where-difficult-conversations-arent-so-hard, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Three Possible Economic Models (Part 1)

What I am reading: Time to strap on the Futurist Cap for some serious speculation. Although it’s easy to think otherwise, the structure of the modern global economy is not…, Three Possible Economic Models (Part 1), http://www.fastcompany.com/1334602/three-possible-economic-models-part-1, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

What We Don’t Know About Canada Might Hurt Us

What I am reading: In 2006, the small Canadian town of Snow Lake, Manitoba, had 837 residents, many of whom worked in the local mining industry. It was a prosperous community: The…, What We Don’t Know About Canada Might Hurt Us, http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/what-we-dont-know-about-canada-might-hurt-us/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Reinventing Performance Management

What I am reading: Like many other companies, Deloitte realized that its system for evaluating the work of employees—and then training them, promoting them, and paying them…, Reinventing Performance Management, https://hbr.org/2015/04/reinventing-performance-management, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,