On the Face of It: The Psychology of Electability – The New Yorker

What I am reading: Few people knew that the country’s thirty-second President was paralyzed. Most knew that he’d had polio, but they remained unaware that he could not walk.…, On the Face of It: The Psychology of Electability – The New Yorker, http://www.newyorker.com/tech/elements/on-the-face-of-it-the-psychology-of-electability, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Git Workflows for Pros: A Good Git Guide

What I am reading: Git can support your project not just with version control, but also with collaboration and release management. Understanding how Git workflow patterns can help…, Git Workflows for Pros: A Good Git Guide, http://www.toptal.com/git/git-workflows-for-pros-a-good-git-guide, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Stop More Bugs with our Code Review Checklist – Fog Creek Blog

What I am reading: January 8th, 2015 by Gareth Wilson (2 min read)
In our blog about effective code reviews, we recommended the use of a checklist. Checklists are a great tool in…, Stop More Bugs with our Code Review Checklist – Fog Creek Blog, http://blog.fogcreek.com/increase-defect-detection-with-our-code-review-checklist-example/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

No. 37: Big Wedding or Small? – NYTimes.com

What I am reading: In Mandy Len Catron’s Modern Love essay, “To Fall in Love With Anyone, Do This,” she refers to a study by the psychologist Arthur Aron (and others) that…, No. 37: Big Wedding or Small? – NYTimes.com, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/11/fashion/no-37-big-wedding-or-small.html?nytmobile=0, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Solo and Small Firm Technology

What I am reading: Richard Ferguson With over 35 years of experience in business and commercial law, Richard Ferguson practices law in Edmonton, AB Canada at a small business law…, Solo and Small Firm Technology, http://www.americanbar.org/publications/techreport/2014/solo-and-small-firm-technology.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

What do I do if I want a JavaScript version of sleep()?

What I am reading: Is there a better way to engineer a sleep in JavaScript than the following pausecomp function (taken from here)?
This is not a duplicate of Sleep in Javascript;…, What do I do if I want a JavaScript version of sleep()?, http://stackoverflow.com/questions/951021/what-do-i-do-if-i-want-a-javascript-version-of-sleep, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Drawing blood

What I am reading: The Economist: RT @EconUS: It seems that satire especially riles those most ripe for it http://t.co/l59cDjyPwT @willwilkinson http://t.co/7ubpff3BPs, Drawing blood, http://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2015/01/satire-and-terrorism, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Quora

What I am reading: by the time our oldest was four, my wife and I had practically dislocated our shoulders patting ourselves on the back and were giving thought to writing the…, Quora, http://www.quora.com/How-do-you-raise-well-behaved-children, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The Super-Short Workout and Other Fitness Trends

What I am reading: In one particularly useful study from May, scientists found that three brief sessions per day of interval-style exercise — consisting of one minute of brisk…, The Super-Short Workout and Other Fitness Trends, http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/12/31/the-super-short-workout-and-other-fitness-trends/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,