Social Media

We hate it, but we can’t get enough of it. It’s so useful, but the subtle allure of the infinitly-scolling timeline is a dangerous, unproductive time sink.

Here’s how to fix it:

un[follow/subscribe/watch] EVERYONE.

Facebook

Facebook is vastly useful. For many people, the killer ...

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A Long View

Something to keep in mind:

It might not feel like it today, but technology and science is a bigger story than Donald Trump. Think about it. Who ran Italy when Galileo made his discoveries? How was Italy even run back then? Who was king during the industrial revolution in England ...

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Shipping Containers Killed Lonndon’s Shipping Industry

Software containers have, almost overnight, made traditional piecemeal-deployment processes obsolete in the same way as the physical shipping container did for traditional crater based shipping.

Just because you can write and ship software without using containers, doesn’t mean you should.

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Proportional Voting: An Open Letter to my MP

Dear Kate Hoey,

I am writing in regard to the “Representation of the People (Proportional Representation and Reduction of Voting Age)” bill that is being presented by Caroline Lucas on Wednesday. I want to talk about the bill’s second provision: to introduce a proportional voting system.

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B For Brexit

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Our story begins, as these stories often do, with a young, up-and-coming politician. He’s a deeply religious man and a member of the Conservative party. He’s completely single-minded and has no regard for the political process. The more power he attains, the more obvious his zealotry and the ...

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