Category: Technobabble

3 Things Businesses Need to Know About Digital Twins

How do we bridge the divide between the physical world of structural failures and system problems and the digital world of simulations? The answer is digital twins. You may have heard the term “digital twins” before, but what you probably...

/ January 11, 2018

Which dating app is right for you? Use this guide to figure it out.

Who it's for: Everyone who wants to ease into online dating but wouldn't be caught dead on Tinder. And by everyone, we mean it: OkCupid offers 12 gender identities and 20 sexual orientations, so no one is forced to choose...

/ January 4, 2018

A Brief Totally Accurate History Of Programming Languages

One Hundred Percent Inspired by Facts 1800 Joseph Marie Jacquard teaches a loom to read punch cards, creating the first heavily multi-threaded processing unit. His invention was fiercely opposed by the silk-weavers who foresaw the birth of Skynet. 1842 Ada Lovelace...

/ December 30, 2017

How to Explain Bitcoin to an Asshole

2 Simple Ways to Explain Where Bitcoins Value Comes From I get a lot of questions about where the value of Bitcoin is derived. I love this question. Mostly because people tend to ask this question to me as more of...

/ December 19, 2017

Guidelines for testing React components

What makes a good test? Outline of this article Pt 1: Why do we write tests?* To prove our code works* To protect our code from breaking when we work on it* To document behavior* To help make design decisions Pt...

/ November 19, 2017

How to critique your own UX Portfolio

10 questions to help you focus on the details that matter Have you ever thought … “I’m a UX Designer. So why can’t I design my own UX Portfolio?” Here’s the problem. You are your own worst client. You’re too critical. You’re...

/ November 14, 2017

The crazy perfect solution for your skilled tech labor shortage.

You’re going to hate it. Tough shit. Oct 30, 2017 Let’s start with what we know about the ass-backwards hiring processes employed within America (with a little context thrown in for shits and giggles). We already know the hiring process is...

/ October 30, 2017

as a result of our ever-escalating exposure to pervasive, high-frequency feedback

Until recently, when I needed a break I’d grab my phone. Whether I was bored, mentally fatigued, or just wanting a pick-me-up, I felt relief checking the news, Facebook, or Instagram. However, new research suggests there are good ways and...

/ March 30, 2017

Create an Enemy to Achieve Your Goals

DJ Khaled, the one-man internet meme, is known for warning his tens of millions of social media followers about a group of villains he calls “they.” “They don’t want you motivated. They don’t want you inspired,” he blares on camera....

/ February 6, 2017

Bend the Rules, if needed, break some!

Are the rules written to be broken? Well, I don’t completely believe so. But should you always live by the rules? For sure, NO. In the words of legendary artist, Pablo Picasso, “Learn the rules like a pro so you...

/ January 30, 2016

Learn how to work with Mentors or anybody whom you are seeking a help from

Let’s make one thing clear — Need is Yours! You might have heard that having the right mentor, working with better people and learning from right people makes all the difference in the world. Finding a mentor is not easy and it...

/ January 18, 2016