Bookmarks

A collection of random links I saved over the years. Mainly for me, feel free to follow this also.

  • Notes on maintaining an internal React component library | Gabe's blog

    Notes on maintaining an internal React component library | Gabe's blog

    A collection of my thoughts on maintaining a component library as part of an existing design system used by a large number of frontend appl...

  • Plants Appear to Be Breaking Biochemistry Rules by Making 'Secret Decisions'

    Plants Appear to Be Breaking Biochemistry Rules by Making 'Secret Decisions'

    Researchers have just discovered a previously unknown process that makes sense of the 'secret decisions' plants make when releasing carbo...

  • Smart CSS Solutions For Common UI Challenges — Smashing Magazine

    Smart CSS Solutions For Common UI Challenges — Smashing Magazine

    Writing CSS has probably never been more fun and exciting than it is today. In this post we’ll take a look at common problems and use cases ...

  • How To Create A Fully Automated AI Based Trading System With Python | by Rubén Romero | Towards Data Science

    How To Create A Fully Automated AI Based Trading System With Python | by Rubén Romero | Towards Data Science

    A couple of weeks ago I was casually chatting with a friend, masks on, social distance, the usual stuff. He was telling me how he was tryin...

  • Behind the Apple Design Decisions That Bogged Down Its Mixed-Reality Headset — The Information

    Behind the Apple Design Decisions That Bogged Down Its Mixed-Reality Headset — The Information

    Apple’s executives had a critical design decision to make about the company’s riskiest product in years. It was 2019, and a growing team of ...

  • Quanta Magazine

    Quanta Magazine

    Leslie Lamport revolutionized how computers talk to each other. Now he’s working on how engineers talk to their machines.

  • Web Applications 101

    Web Applications 101

    Everything you need to know about web applications in modern web development. You will learn about traditional websites, full-stack web app...

  • Gravity signals could detect earthquakes at the speed of light | Science | AAAS

    Gravity signals could detect earthquakes at the speed of light | Science | AAAS

    Algorithm set for deployment in Japan could identify giant temblors faster and more reliably

  • Metadados, a lei que nem sabias que existia e uma questão de privacidade

    Metadados, a lei que nem sabias que existia e uma questão de privacidade

    Normas da “Lei dos Metadados” foram chumbadas pelo Tribunal Constitucional português. Para melhor entendermos o que está em causa, importa ...

  • Why I left Google: work-life balance / Scott Kennedy

    Why I left Google: work-life balance / Scott Kennedy

  • The saddest "Just Ship It" story ever

    The saddest "Just Ship It" story ever

    This is a story of how it took me way too long to ship a product, and I ended up paying for a competitor product instead.

  • Laffer curve - Wikipedia

    Laffer curve - Wikipedia

  • Welcome to the era of the hyper-surveilled office | The Economist

    Welcome to the era of the hyper-surveilled office | The Economist

    The Big Brotherly boss will see you now—and always | Business

  • Análise a 230 empresas mostra que 84% ignora sustentabilidade nas viagens de avião | Transportes | PÚBLICO

    Análise a 230 empresas mostra que 84% ignora sustentabilidade nas viagens de avião | Transportes | PÚBLICO

    Estudo é da Federação Europeia de Transportes e Ambiente e foi divulgado em Portugal pela associação Zero. Nove das 230 empresas analisadas ...

  • I Will Never Forget the Tears From That Day by Yuki Tsunoda | The Players’ Tribune

    I Will Never Forget the Tears From That Day by Yuki Tsunoda | The Players’ Tribune

    Yuki Tsunoda told his story in his own words.

  • Centeno defende subida de taxas de juro “só quando for seguro fazê-lo” | Banca | PÚBLICO

    Centeno defende subida de taxas de juro “só quando for seguro fazê-lo” | Banca | PÚBLICO

    Governador do Banco de Portugal pede “alguma calma” aos seus colegas do BCE que têm vindo a dar sinais relativamente a uma decisão próxima ...

  • Audi, Porsche to join Formula One, VW CEO says | Reuters

    Audi, Porsche to join Formula One, VW CEO says | Reuters

    Volkswagen's premium brands Audi and Porsche will join Formula One after convincing the German automaking group that the move will bring in ...

  • Becoming a Better Writer as a Software Engineer - The Pragmatic Engineer

    Becoming a Better Writer as a Software Engineer - The Pragmatic Engineer

    Writing is an increasingly important skill for engineering leaders. Indeed, poor writing can hamper career progression, above a certain lev...

  • Ukraine Crisis of 2022: The Final Battle of the Cold War - 19FortyFive

    Ukraine Crisis of 2022: The Final Battle of the Cold War - 19FortyFive

    The battle for Ukraine is one campaign Putin must lose, completely and unequivocally. The future of the West is at stake.

  • How Ikea tricks you into buying more stuff

    How Ikea tricks you into buying more stuff

    The home furnishings giant enlists a maze-like layout, cheap food, and crafty psychology to get you to fill up your cart.

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    howisFelix.today? · Felix Krause

  • PCP: ocultar que há um agredido e um agressor | Opinião | PÚBLICO

    PCP: ocultar que há um agredido e um agressor | Opinião | PÚBLICO

    Quem justifica, legitima, favorece, protege o PCP com o seu discurso contorcido sobre a guerra? Os russos. Façam-nos justiça de perceber qu...

  • Umberto Eco Makes a List of the 14 Common Features of Fascism |  Open Culture

    Umberto Eco Makes a List of the 14 Common Features of Fascism | Open Culture

    One of the key questions today is can we use words like fascism with fidelity to the meaning of that word in world history? Open Culture, o...

  • Why Tailwind CSS - DEV Community

    Why Tailwind CSS - DEV Community

    Why I changed my mind on Tailwind CSS, and why I now consider it the Goldilocks Styling Solution. Tagged with css, tailwindcss, reflections.

  • Special Report: How crypto giant Binance built ties to a Russian FSB-linked agency | Reuters

    Special Report: How crypto giant Binance built ties to a Russian FSB-linked agency | Reuters

    In April 2021, Russia's financial intelligence unit met in Moscow with the regional head of Binance, the world's largest crypto exchange. T...

  • You can automate more than you think • Buttondown

    You can automate more than you think • Buttondown

    (Sorry this is late! Dealing with COVID.) I have mild ADHD. I can focus on strenuous mental tasks, but I can’t handle boring or repetitive ...

  • Em seca há quase 13 anos, o Chile tem um plano inédito para racionar água | Seca | PÚBLICO

    Em seca há quase 13 anos, o Chile tem um plano inédito para racionar água | Seca | PÚBLICO

    O plano anunciado pelo Governo chileno pretende salvaguardar os rios Maipo e Mapocho, que fornecem a capital, Santiago. Apresentando um sis...

  • Austrian chancellor confronts Putin over Ukraine war crimes | Ukraine | The Guardian

    Austrian chancellor confronts Putin over Ukraine war crimes | Ukraine | The Guardian

    Karl Nehammer becomes first western leader to hold face-to-face talks with Russian president since invasion of Ukraine

  • Why Europe Is Investing Heavily in Trains - The New York Times

    Why Europe Is Investing Heavily in Trains - The New York Times

    Amid concerns about climate change, Europe is investing heavily in trains. The idea is to make rail more appealing, especially as an altern...

  • The Big Mac In Moscow Turns 30

    The Big Mac In Moscow Turns 30

    When the fast-food chain first opened in Russia on January 31, 1990, it was hailed as a sign of thawing Cold War relations and crowds of Mu...

  • A final victory for China’s propaganda chiefs | The Economist

    A final victory for China’s propaganda chiefs | The Economist

    A terrible plane crash prompts a revealing anti-media backlash | China