What people recognize is that there’s a fear that the United States is in an...– This is totally amazing. GOP presidential contender Michele Bachmann in a radio interview, stating that Americans are worried about the rise of the Soviet Union, which ceased to exist 20 years ago. (via officialssay) scary
Your business success will depend on the extent to which programmers essentially...– Managing Software Engineers Amen, brother. I think about this every time I leave my (nice) apartment for my (not nice) office. (via timoni)
Big DIY: The Year the Maker Movement Broke
Adafruit’s Torrone predicts that any or all of the following may happen in the next year or so: We’ll see more large companies embrace the maker movement, [through] acquisitions, sponsorships. More companies / tool makers [will] compete to get makers interested. (IBM really adopted open source; it will be a little like that.) We will see a publicly held maker company. We will see more VC money...
Dear Mr. Slavin, I am a TED translator and now translating your talk. There is...– Sent to me via Facebook by a very nice guy who is not from a city with a lot of jewish delicatessens. (via slavin)