For Assistants in Prestige Fields, Overtime Rule May Alter Career Path

What I am reading: Andrea Sachs (Anne Hathaway, right) has to endure her impossibly demanding magazine editor boss, Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep), in the 2006 film “The Devil…, For Assistants in Prestige Fields, Overtime Rule May Alter Career Path, http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/31/business/for-harried-assistants-overtime-rule-may-have-its-downside.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Core Data Programming Guide: Concurrency

What I am reading: Concurrency Concurrency is the ability to work with the data on more than one queue at the same time. If you choose to use concurrency with Core Data, you also…, Core Data Programming Guide: Concurrency, https://developer.apple.com/library/mac/documentation/Cocoa/Conceptual/CoreData/Concurrency.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Gchat Was the Future of Messaging, But Google Didn’t Know What It Had

What I am reading: Ah, the good ol’ days. IsaacMao/Flickr Everyone has been talking about Slack lately. The chat app, which is primarily aimed at offices and productivity , is…, Gchat Was the Future of Messaging, But Google Didn’t Know What It Had, http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2016/05/26/gchat_was_the_future_of_messaging_why_did_google_make_other_chat_products.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

You can thank the drought for improved water quality at Southern California beaches

What I am reading: Water quality at Southern California beaches has shown marked improvement for the second year in a row in what experts say is a continuing byproduct of the…, You can thank the drought for improved water quality at Southern California beaches, http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-beach-bummers-05262016-snap-story.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Robots and job fears: Destruction of large numbers of jobs unlikely, says new OECD Study

What I am reading: There is so much doom and gloom associated with robots and jobs it is time to add some common sense to the misunderstandings created by so called experts…, Robots and job fears: Destruction of large numbers of jobs unlikely, says new OECD Study, https://robotenomics.com/2016/05/18/robots-and-job-fears-new-oecd-study-says-automation-and-digitalisation-are-unlikely-to-destroy-large-numbers-of-jobs/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Lawyers Top 10 Tricks for Managing Intellectual Property

What I am reading: Image via Wikipedia Get the handout here ! Intellectual property is often the most significant driver of value among a company’s assets. Therefore, it is…, Lawyers Top 10 Tricks for Managing Intellectual Property, https://adlerlaw.wordpress.com/2012/02/22/lawyers-top-10-tricks-for-managing-intellectual-property/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

A guy just transcribed 30 years of for-rent ads. Here’s what it taught us about housing prices

What I am reading: Photo: Louis Raphael I don’t know anything about Eric Fischer except that he’s a freaking hero. Much like everyone else who has recently attempted to live in…, A guy just transcribed 30 years of for-rent ads. Here’s what it taught us about housing prices, https://medium.com/@andersem/a-guy-just-transcribed-30-years-of-for-rent-ads-heres-what-it-taught-us-about-sf-housing-prices-bd61fd0e4ef9, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,