Quotes on introverts from Quiet
Interesting quotes from “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking” by Susan Cain
Some interesting observations & tips from the evergreen book “How to Lie with Statistics” by Darrell Huff and Irving Geis
[LinkBlog] The Uncanny Valley of a Functional Organization – Stratechery by Ben Thompson
How organizations can falter on the road to transformation and scaling up
[LinkBlog] Public speaking the TED way
A pretty nice way on the different approaches to public speaking with a funny comic strip explaining the TED way (not!) of preparing.
[LinkBlog] The Largest Ever Analysis of Film Dialogue by Gender: 2,000 scripts, 25,000 actors, 4 million lines
A really cool study putting the gender imbalance anecdotes to the test. And yes, things are really imbalanced overall. E.g. Minions is a gender balanced movie and so is Terminator, but not Alien.
[LinkBlog] The coming of age of IT
Looks like we’re just getting started
[LinkBlog] Street Fighting Scientists
Fight as your favourite scientist. Too bad it’s not in English yet. There’s a mobile app planned as well it seems.
[LinkBlog] When the CEO delivers
That was one lucky guy… In Alaska… Getting delivery of the first unit from the CEO himself
[LinkBlog] 10 Lessons from 10 Years of Amazon Web Services
A great piece by the Amazon CTO
[LinkBlog] Why Are We Fighting the Crypto Wars Again?
If the US government wins the case, everyone across the globe including the government ultimately loses. Unless of course you are a hacker looking to exploit the weaknesses.
[LinkBlog] Twitter’s missing manual / fuzzy notepad