An essay by Greg Knauss about programmers living in worst case scenarios and why we have responsibility in our jobs and would be happy to be hugged by friends..
Source: The Disaster Factory
Before hard drives became the main way for us to back up our stuff, they were a key evolution for the business world. They were also huge and costly.
Source: Hard Drives Started Out as Massive Machines That Were Rented by the Month
New research shows that the first work dogs were designed in two sizes for two different jobs.
Source: Dogs have been working alongside humans for much longer than we thought
Pulling weeds can be a pain. Why pull weeds anyway? There are 11 good reasons to pull weeds in your garden before they cause bigger problems.
Source: Why Pull Weeds? 11 Reasons to Weed Your Garden – Reformation Acres
On June 9, 1953, TW Garner Food Company received a trademark for its signature hot sauce, Texas Pete.
Source: The Story of Texas Pete – Our State Magazine
Modal ads, ads that reorganize content, and autoplaying video ads were among the most disliked. Ads that are annoying on desktop become intolerable on mobile.
Source: The Most Hated Online Advertising Techniques
Ferruccio Lamborghini’s Riva is still one of the coolest boats ever built, I mean, c’mon.
Source: Twin Lamborghini V12s Produce Over 650 Horsepower In The Fastest Riva Aquarama Ever Built
Sometimes getting a project done right is as simple as asking the right questions.
Source: Lazy Designer Takes Poster Request Extremely Literally, Creates The Perfect Poster – Digg
Does listening to music help or hurt your productivity? Check out this infographic to learn what kinds of music you should listen to at work.
Source: Whistle While You Work: Impact of Music on Productivity [Infographic]
The beloved actor died on Tuesday at 89, but his sense of comic absurdity lives on.
Source: Let’s Remember Roger Moore With This Absurd ‘Moonraker’ Space Laser Battle