• Book: Everything Is Fucked Brad Feld

    Yesterday, I started my day by finishing A People’s History of American Empire: The American Empire Project, A Graphic Adaptation and ended my day by finishing Everything Is F*cked: A Book About…

    Today · 08:42
  • How I got AWS running inside Netlify Remy Sharp

    In a recent attempt to move away from Google analytics I wanted to be able to run the AWS command line tool from inside of Netlify's build process. Except it turns out it wasn't so easy to get AWS's e…

    Two Days Ago · 18:00
  • Recursive Array.flat David Walsh

    There was much talk about Array.prototype.flat during its early stages, starting with the name alone. Many developers preferred the name flatten but the spec differed from MooTools’ implementati…

    Two Days Ago · 10:20
  • Monthly Web Development Update 5/2019: Over-Complication And Performative Workaholism Smashing Magazine

    This week, I was at the amazing beyondtellerrand conference once again, and every single time I come home from such an event, I try to understand our industry and our society better. There’s so much…

    Two Days Ago · 06:24
  • Book: Machines Like Me Brad Feld

    If you are looking for a great book to read this weekend, I recommend Ian McEwan’s Machines Like Me. I read it last weekend and am still thinking about it. McEwan is a magnificent writer. When t…

    Two Days Ago · 03:32
  • PyTorch internals Edward Yang

    This post is a long form essay version of a talk about PyTorch internals, that I gave at the PyTorch NYC meetup on May 14, 2019. Hi everyone! Today I want to talk about the internals of PyTorch…

    Three Days Ago · 20:11
  • 50 Susan Robertson

    “And yes, all that stuff I mentioned before still applies — I’m getting older and I’ll be getting older faster as I go along. Some things I’ve idly wondered about will always have to be idle…

    Three Days Ago · 18:00
  • Introducing the Distributed Podcast Matt Mullenweg

    I’ve been meeting with some brilliant people for Distributed, my new podcast dedicated to exploring the future of work. The first episode is a conversation with Stephane Kasriel, CEO of Upwork, abou…

    Three Days Ago · 08:59
  • University of Michigan Joins the Global EIR Network Brad Feld

    I’ve been working on the Startup Visa since I first wrote about it 2009 in my post The Founders Visa Movement. After a decade, it’s clear that our federal government has broadly failed us on t…

    Three Days Ago · 06:04
  • Creating Your Own React Validation Library: The Basics (Part 1) Smashing Magazine

    I’ve always thought form validation libraries were pretty cool. I know, it’s a niche interest to have — but we use them so much! At least in my job — most of what I do is constructing…

    Three Days Ago · 05:00
  • PHP Internals News: Episode 10: LSP and Operator Precedence Derick Rethans

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  • A short note about functional linear maps Edward Yang

    Some notes collected from a close read of Conal Elliot's Compiling to Categories and The Simple Essence of Automatic Differentiation. A colleague of mine was trying to define a "tree structure" o…

    Four Days Ago · 15:42
  • Excellence in entrepreneurship: an audience with Google Simon Jones

    I’ve just returned from an excellent talk organised by Cambridge Judge Business School’s Entrepreneurship Centre. Simon Hall hosted a fascinating discussion with Google leaders Jonathan Ro…

    Four Days Ago · 13:43
  • New Story and 3D Printed Homes Brad Feld

    In July 2015, I wrote about New Story asking readers to crowdfund one $6k house for a family in Haiti. At the time, Brett was only a few months into building New Story and had built less than twenty t…

    Four Days Ago · 06:48
  • SVG Web Page Components For IoT And Makers (Part 2) Smashing Magazine

    So, we already have ways of dynamically loading a menu of SVG icons made to react by loading panels if we so desire, but the icons were not actual components. We were able to use a simple trick of bri…

    Four Days Ago · 05:30
  • My Bref Makefile Rob Allen

    In order to use Bref efficiently, I've developed a Makefile so that I don't have to remember all the various commands required. In particular, looking up the correct parameters to sam package & s…

    Four Days Ago · 04:02