Links for May 11th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

RuneScape: Harmony - YouTube

Everything I Know: Strategies, Tips, and Tricks for Anki

Industrial Society and Its Future

Fuchsia Dunlop on Chinese Food, Culture, and Travel (Ep. 15) – Conversations with Tyler – Medium

simpolism on Twitter: "New (old) book; new thread. "To study [face-to-face behavior] is to study the traffic rules of social interaction; one learns about the code the person adheres to in his movement across the paths and designs of others, but not where

Forget Robots. The Breakthrough Technology Will Be in Your Car. - Bloomberg

The Religion of Creation

How Idle Heroes made $100M in a Year — Deconstructor of Fun

Await Syntax Write Up – Dropbox Paper

Andy Cook on Twitter: "Guess what? 🤔 We're sharing our monthly numbers! 🤑 Lots of founders have thanked us for being open, so we're taking it a step further. Hat tip to @joelgascoigne from @Buffer for the tweet template. Follow me, @nelsonjoyce &amp

Efficient IO with io_uring

How to slice your code into continuations

How Amazon created the Prime membership program - Vox

Jessica Rose on Twitter: "I'm almost done with a day of 1:1 advice calls, so please enjoy this short thread of some career advice I commonly find myself giving to technologists." / Twitter

Death Grips Songs and their Original Samples - YouTube

Bolognese Sauce - YouTube

Slava Akhmechet on Twitter: "I'd like to tell you about the most important article I read this year (by @rahulvohra). But before I link to it, I need to explain *why* it's so important. The link is at the end of the thread, but I think the why might be wo

How Superhuman Built an Engine to Find Product/Market Fit | First Round Review

Raymond Hettinger - Modern solvers: Problems well-defined are problems solved - PyCon 2019 - YouTube

Łukasz Langa - Life Is Better Painted Black, or: How to Stop Worrying and Embrace Auto-Formatting - YouTube

Full Help

Stripe Atlas on Twitter: "If you are in college or grad school (or have graduated in the past year) and want to start a startup, we can help. For the next 30 days, we’re lowering our fee to $50. You’ll also get $20,000 of fee-free payment processing o

Succeed | Free Social Skills Guide For Adults

Spotted Toad on Twitter: "The problem with this convo is people motivated by class status, not amenities. Being upper/middle class increasingly expensive not mainly bc housing *as such* is more expensive as bc class status increasingly tied to shrinking s

T. Greer on Twitter: "NEW BLOG POST: "The Utterly Dysfunctional Belt and Road" In this blog post I tackle an interesting question: if Xi Jinping is so powerful, why does he struggle to direct and control his signature initiative?"

The Scholar's Stage: The Utterly Dysfunctional Belt and Road

Slava Akhmechet on Twitter: "Strategy 1: radical quantification. TL;DR: transform an arbitrarily complex problem into a trivial one by picking just *one* quantifiable dimension to worry about. This one's my favorite. Thread 👇 1/17

Slava Akhmechet on Twitter: "Strategy 2: near/far transformation. TL;DR: our brain has two sets of heuristics to quickly parse complex streams of information. Manually tricking it to shift into a different mode can make seemingly intractable problems triv

Let's Get Going With Org mode - beorg

CSSFX - Beautifully simple click-to-copy CSS effects

Office Hours with Joanna Wiebe on Indie Hackers

Patrick McKenzie on Twitter: "+1 on this advice. If investors/advisors aren't relevant to you, try peers instead. Feedback from people who know the story and have been following along is better than one-off drop-in feedback, and the discipline of reportin


Direct Sales for Bootstrapped SaaS Startups: from $1,300 to $725,000 MRR | Nathan Barry

Memories (1995 film) - Wikipedia

[I ate] Duck Bento Box : food

Recipe: Chinese Breakfast Youtiao and Soymilk (油条/豆浆) : Cooking

How a carding kingpin got caught and dealt a death blow to the Broadway Grill | CHS Capitol Hill Seattle

Network Celebrity: Entrepreneurship and the New Public Intellectuals

Haruomi Hosono - The Aegean Sea (FULL ALBUM) - YouTube

Kai Alcé - Movin' Thru - YouTube

Tomoyuki Asakawa (朝川朋之) - Endless Tide (ゆくえなき夜に) (1993) [Full Album] - YouTube

Part 1: A Single-Minded Perspective on Growth - Andy Johns

Gimlet Creative | Contact | Gimlet Creative

Why books don’t work | Andy Matuschak

Links for May 4th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Building China: Rise of the Superblock

Steal Your Way to a High Performance Landing Page – Hacker Noon

9 Tactics to Fix Your User Retention

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Croissant | Enjoy coworking anywhere in NYC, Brooklyn, LA, SF, London & more

GitHub - ahkscript/awesome-AutoHotkey: A curated list of awesome AutoHotkey libraries, library distributions, scripts, tools and resources.

Contemporary Society's Crumbling Pillar - Econlib

How to Acquire Your First Small(er) Company —

Traffic and Funnels - Get More Clients with Chris Evans and Taylor Welch

Two-phase commit protocol - Wikipedia

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Stripe Atlas: Guide to bookkeeping and accounting for businesses

Stripe Atlas: Guide to Software as a Service pricing

Software, the Tough Tomato Principle, and the Great Weirdening of the World – Florent Crivello

Larry Ray and the Stolen Kids of Sarah Lawrence

Intermediate Vim - Dennis Hotson

A Conspiracy To Kill IE6

How do I get my first few customers?

Base Facility: Genejack Factory | Paean to SMAC

Observation of the Development of Chick Embryo - YouTube

Stavbot - YouTube

Flo Milli - Beef FloMix - YouTube

Aleksandir - Yamaha - YouTube

Streamline 3.0 – The World's Largest Icon Library

Kettenkarussell - Maybe - YouTube

I/O Is Faster Than the CPU

Graphing Calculator Story

Making Uncommon Knowledge Common – kwokchain

Aligning Business Models to Markets – kwokchain

Mojibake - Wikipedia

The Meridian of Her Greatness – sam[ ]zdat

Copy Hackers: Copywriting for startups and marketers

Links for April 27th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Ben Hunt on Twitter: "Raising rates to 3.5% to 4% would spur real economic risk-taking by corporate sector, which will recharge labor productivity and real growth, AND get inflation anchored at 2-3%. But markets will take a 20% hit in the transition away

This is Water - Epsilon Theory

Whom Fortune Favors: Things that Matter #1, Pt. 1 - Epsilon Theory

Neural networks and deep learning

Bootstrapped CPC rule of thumb: MRR/25

What "practical life advice" (such as tools, methods, and principles) do you have for physically organizing your home, workspace, etc? : slatestarcodex

Enterprise -- Colonel Comes to Japan (Kentucky Fried Chicken) -- 1981 - YouTube

How do startups actually get their content marketing to work? | TechCrunch

Wright's Law Edges Out Moore's Law in Predicting Technology Development - IEEE Spectrum

Svelte 3: Rethinking reactivity

Zoom, Zoom, Zoom! The Exclusive Inside Story Of The New Billionaire Behind Tech’s Hottest IPO

Right Is The New Left | Slate Star Codex

Beyond Meat S-1

Smartcar | The API for your car

Ryan Kulp's answer to What is your idea for a unique yet affordable business? - Quora

How to Have a HIGHLY Productive "ON" Day | LifeMathMoney

simpolism on Twitter: "lol (Berne, "Transactional Analysis in Psychotherapy" pp. 64-65)" / Twitter

A year with Spectre: a V8 perspective · V8

Every Kanye album cover in the style of every Kanye album cover : Kanye

I Sell Onions on the Internet - Deep South Ventures

Dustin Curtis

Getting Reoriented

A Thrive/Survive Theory Of The Political Spectrum | Slate Star Codex

Carlo Collodi's Pinocchio

reddit: the front page of the internet

SaaS vs Open Core Software: An Introduction

The Gentleperson's Guide To Forum Spies

A Recipe for Training Neural Networks

Ben Meszaros 🤟 on Twitter: "I had a conversation with a potential client about a branding project yesterday. The chat was going... fine? I've done thousands of these calls and I wasn't hearing the client "flip" or be bought in as we talked about the bu

Links for April 20th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Chicken Pot Pie

Email Newsletter Advertising: $2,913 Spent. Here's What We Learned

Justice Der - Covers [Full Album] - YouTube

Kevin Kwok on Twitter: "Coming up with novel non-arbitraged tactics for a business is a creative skill that very few have. Typically companies have 0-5 people generating most of them There are ways to learn it. But most involve first calbrating on it So w

Genetically-Mediated Associations Between Measures of Childhood Character and Academic Achievement

Fastly S-1

Causal: a tool for probabilistic modeling

Janus Dongye's answer to How is China able to provide enough food to feed its population of over 1 billion people? Do they import food or are they self-sustainable? - Quora

Private Equity Pillage: Grocery Stores and Workers At Risk

Arithmetic coding - Wikipedia

Links for April 13th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Živě z čapího komína v Bohuslavicích u Trutnova - YouTube

Investor on Twitter: "Other potential benefits on scale: Retention of teachers reminded me somewhat of @kevinakwok's "farm club of talent retention"; start as a teacher at one school -> department head / headmaster / etc at a different school bc the ow

Modern B2B Sales Guide: Scripts and Strategies

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kognise/water.css: A just-add-css collection of styles to make simple websites just a little nicer

Kazerad's Tumblr, Faceless Together

Li Si - Wikipedia

Explaining the Cultural Revolution: signalling arms races as bad fiat currency | Bloody shovel

Forumbee - Modern Community Forum Software - Q&A Forums, Discussion Forums, Feedback Forums, Knowledgebase Tools

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Public Sans

Visa ✈️ SF! (Apr 24 – May 8) on Twitter: "Places and spaces thread - architecture, cities, streets, buildings..." / Twitter

Functions | Netlify

Japan's Hometown Tax | Kalzumeus Software

lvalues, rvalues, glvalues, prvalues, xvalues, help! – C++ on a Friday

CPI Home : U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Laravel Spark

peggy gou @beats in space radio show - YouTube