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Reposting +Jon F Hancock's comment as a post because it's hillarious:

People assume that git is a strict progression of commit after commit, but actually — from a non-linear, non-subjective viewpoint — it's more like a big ball of wibbly-wobbly... commity-witty... stuff.
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Ever needed to use an API with methods like sendRequest(Map<String, Object> params) and have no idea what to put in the params map? If you're lucky maybe there are some String constants in the class with some documentation on how to use them.
I've seen it far too many times. I've even heard the term "stringly-typed" used to describe it. Here's some advice on how to avoid this type of problem in your own code.
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Someone asked me where I see myself in 5 years, and it got me thinking. Mirror technology is totally ripe for disruption. We haven't seen new advancements here in years.
Mirrors as sensors seems like an interesting idea at first, but given that they're often located in bedrooms and bathrooms, the creepiness factor would be a bit too much. I'm thinking mirrors as displays is a much better approach.
A bathroom mirror would likely communicate with sensors in the sink to display water temperature, so you know when the water has reached that magical Goldilocks temperature (and not the scalding hot Eye of Sauron temperature). Given its importance in most people's morning routines, it could also provide its users with weather info, news headlines, and other important info you'd want while brushing your teeth and shaving.

Tl;dr: My bet is that in 5 years we'll be seeing ourselves in +Nest learning mirrors powered by Google Now.
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Needs more Compressor Head.
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I assume +Kirill Grouchnikov is behind this
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It might be big, but, hey, it comes with its own utility belt.
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#lazyplus: I need something soft and squishy that I can occasionally throw at people, and I need it to have the words "Friendly Ping" printed on it.
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Aww yeah. Ordered
The Armrest Mouse Pad can be attached on your desk or chair. It can help to reduce your arm fatigue. It complaints with standard, optical and laser mouse.
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OK, I admit it. As often as I've thought about moving to Mars -- the technology of it, the wonder, the adventure, the risk -- one thing I'd never considered is the issue of taxation. So props to the article's author for rectifying this failure of my imagination.

Naturally, the correct response of Mars colonists to the IRS's request for taxes would be "Come and take it." And then, if necessary, follow Heinlein's plan from The Moon is a Harsh Mistress.
The dream of sending a manned expedition to Mars has long been with us. Yet, despite periodic enthusiasm, it seems we have made little progress. Until now. Our understanding of the planet’s environment (past and present) increases almost daily. Just recently, we tested a rocket ship capable of taking people...
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Begin Again
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The latest film from writer-director John Carney (Academy Award®-Winner ONCE), BEGIN AGAIN is a soul-stirring comedy about what happens when

A Developer’s Guide to Recruiters | DaedTech
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More and more of my posts these days are in response to reader questions, but this one actually isn't. However, I've been asked about specif

2048++
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2048++ jest niewątpliwie najbardziej przejrzystą i responsywną aplikacją typu 2048 na system Android.★ Sześć trybów/rodzajów rozgrywki: 2048

Wear Unlock
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A simple Android app that enables functionality similar to the "Trusted Device" unlock features for Android Wear that will eventually show u

Margin Call
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Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, MARGIN CALL is an entangling thriller involving the key players at an investment fir

Google Glass was prototyped in one day – with chopsticks | Google Glass ...
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Rapid prototyping is a method used to accelerate the innovation process. At TEDYouth 2012, Tom Chi explains how this method was used to crea

27 New Android Apps And Live Wallpapers From The Last 2 Weeks (2/12/14 -...
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Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications, games, and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by

Auto Finder
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Never forget where you parked again! Auto Finder automatically marks your location whenever it detects you've parked. No more wandering arou

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The expansive parking lots of your local mall can be a nightmare as you scan the sea of metal and glass to find your car. There are plenty o

Last Vegas
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Four best friends in their late-60's decide to escape retirement and throw a Las Vegas bachelor party for the only one of them who has remai

Android UI Patterns: Samsung Delivers a Pile of Failure in Their Olympic...
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It is worth remembering that the your app's user experience starts from the Play Store. Be careful not to leave in permissions that not actu

It Doesn’t Have To Be This Way | TechCrunch
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There is a story being told about us here in the tech industry in San Francisco -- that we are entitled, or that we are oblivious. I don't b

An open letter to Neato Robotics
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Originally I thought it might be marginally useful, would pick up some dust and dirt but we would have to vacuum by hand every so often. Thi

20 Things Nobody Tells You About Moving Out Of Southern California
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Thinking of leaving Southern California? There's a whole bunch of stuff nobody told you about.

The Air Dock
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The worlds best smartphone car charger and dock

Rethinking TV news, Part I: What's broken, what's possible — BuzzMachine
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Most TV news sucks. But I don't want to dwell on that. I'd like to see TV news be reinvented, yet I'm astounded so little innovation is occu

Wordiest
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Two words are better than one! Wordiest challenges you to make two words from 14 letters (some with bonuses attached), competing with other

Glass in the Wild
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I've never seen another Explorer in the wild. It's been near isolation in my tech-napped world for the past five weeks, sans Google hangouts

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Over 40 million people use Foursquare to keep up and meet up with friends on-the-go. Join Foursquare to:· Keep up with your friends’ adventu

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