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Some may function beautifully working from home all the time, and some may want to be in the office every day of the week — but you may find that very few people embrace the all-or-nothing approach. True freedom means having the option to choose the working environment that makes each individual most productive.
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Released Today for OS X
Got an iPhone
Built PocketTweets with Robert Andersen
Released an a native iOS app
Quit the Store
Did a radio show for a year
Did a radio segment for two years after that
Moved back to
Indie+Relief with Garrett Murray and raised $ 143,872 for charity
Started public speaking
Went back to the…
"Gang of Four" Patterns
Madison , August 23-25, "Teaching panel"
Rocky , September 19-22, " Refactoring from Good to Great"
…product managers from the top 10%?
They balance offense and defense projects appropriately. Offense projects are ones that grow the business. Defense projects are ones that protect and remove drag on the business (operations, reducing technical debt, fixing bugs, etc.)
How I Learned Enough In 12 To Launch Freelancify
A quick blog post about things I learned and accomplished in 2011 and goals for 2012.
I hope that by writing them down there's more chance of me actually doing them.
Things I learned and put into practice in
Started using HTML5 Boilerplate
Started making responsive
Am now using HTML5 and CSS3 for every web project
Learned how to deploy web apps with Capistrano
Trip making . access more resilientshares their secret (spoiler: the circuit breaker) for
By example Mandatory read for managers: How I Learned to Let My . Lead
Wise up Whether you're looking for excuse to avoid A . It helps to remember that programs must be written for people to read, and only incidentally … Against Using CoffeeScript, or what features to avoid when using CoffeeScript wisely, make sure to read
Everything I Ever Learned About . Learn how to tune your Performance Tuning @ and other Javasutra secrets.
By moving off the cloud Mixipanel may have lost their angel status. Why would they do such a thing? Read Why We for the details. The reason for the fall: highly variable performance. Highly variable performance is incredibly hard to code or design around (think a server that normally does 300 queries per second with … Off The Cloud