Day: January 9, 2016

  • A CEO’s Guide to Emacs | Fugue

    For those who haven’t used Emacs, it’s something you’ll likely hate, but may love. It’s sort of a Rube Goldberg machine the size of a house that, at first glance, performs all the functions of a toaster. Having switched to Dvorak after first learning rudimentary emacs I’m a little scared to return. All things…

  • Addicted to Distraction –

    Except for brief moments, she didn’t succeed and after a while, she glumly gave up. The silence felt deafening. This reminds me of the Martin Seligman research on learned helplessness. What an awful lesson to learn, that nothing 4-year-old you does is more interesting to your parent than whatever is on their smart phone.

  • RZN.DRWS : Photo It’s fair to say I’m a fan.

  • How Credit Cards Tax America

    I’d be interested to hear the counterargument in favor of credit cards. Credit cards were an amazing invention—in the 1950s. But today they are an outdated technology that cost us serious money. Source: How Credit Cards Tax America

  • My top 5 ‘new’ Python modules of 2015 « Robin’s Blog

    top-5-new-python-modules-of-2015 I suspect that tools like this will make things more enjoyable. At any rate, I’m just starting to mentally sync with what could be done with these tools. It’s not that I can’t imagine applications, but I’m just starting to have the right types of problems (and questions) that make the tools useful enough…

  • Learn Python Online – A Guide | Codementor

    learning python resources This looks like a natural extension of resources as I continue to work my way through python. At some point I’ll hit a wall and need additional insights to resolve my query.