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Not a "spell checker" per se, but it suggests word choices that are more welcoming to female and minority job candidates.
Swapping out "exceptional" for "extraordinary" is statistically proven to attract more female applicants. (But while you're at it, you should also insert "validated" instead of "proven.")
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So they say. I'd be interested to have that validated (not "proven!") by an independent analysis that is not making money from this. Take JDs before and after making the changes the software suggests, then do a blind test about which version gets more responses. And better responses -- if you are posting a response, you probably want more women candidates without also getting swamped by additional unqualified male candidates. You can imagine that if the main measurement is "how many women apply", you might get a "false positive" by simply tweaking the JD to make the job less demanding. But that's subtly different than getting more qualified female candidates applying.
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Our new trailer is up.
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Looking forward to it. 
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Science has discovered the meaning of life: to efficiently dissipate energy as heat.
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#TIL On the moon, Neil Armstrong stole a bunch of stuff from the Lunar Module Eagle and hid it in his closet for over 40 years.
... Collections · Research · Support · Explore & Learn · Connect · Sitemap · About · Visit · Events · Exhibitions · Collections · Research · Support · Explore & Learn · Connect · AidSpace Blog · Home; / Highlights from the Collection /; The Armstrong Purse: Flown Apollo 11 Lunar Artifacts ...
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I've been in a VC's office decorated with other lunar gear smuggled back by astronauts and sold to the fabulously wealthy VC. (Who is a prominent SpaceX backer.)
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If you have an Android phone but hate typing with it, "WiFi Keyboard" is really slick. Start the keyboard, then load the given web page from any computer on the same network. Anything you type on your computer gets sent to your phone. Free app, limited permissions, no ads, no extra software required, GPL source.
Keyboard for keyboard-less phones like Nexus One. Allow you to type on your...
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It's also not authenticated. Anyone with a port scanner can see that you're running a web server and start typing stuff into your phone.
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Surreal network of animation websites. Possibly by David O'Reilly.
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Damn Flash
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Impressive demo of the practical BB-8 model from the new Star Wars. Looks like the lower ball contains something heavy running around like a hamster in a ball, and the upper part is a light shell on rollers being held on by magnets?
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+Tyler Larson that is awesome.. and old.
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It's a "Family Feud" style game with the questions populated by Google autocomplete.
Play 'Family Feud' against the top-ten results in Google's autocomplete.
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Unfortunately it seems to be based on US Google results. Type 'dennis' in the UK and you get 'wise' and 'skinner' - they don't appear in the US results. Not that I picked them anyway - I went for taylor, pennis and norden
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Open letter from Muslim scholars worldwide, debunking Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's "caliphate".
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Posts generated by a Markov chain trained on the King James Bible, Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, and Why's Poignant Guide to Ruby.
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Google Earth Pro is free now.
Over the last 10 years, businesses, scientists and hobbyists from all over the world have been using Google Earth Pro for everything from planning hikes to placing solar panels on rooftops. Google Earth Pro has all the easy-to-use features and detailed imagery of Google Earth, ...
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Absolutely. Something that's distributed at a loss is capable of more than paying for itself by either encouraging increased sales of another product, or somehow lessening the cost to produce another profitable product. The survival of such a project often depends on the degree to which you can objectively demonstrate that this effect is happening. If it's essentially taken on faith without hard evidence, then it's just a matter of time before somebody in charge doesn't believe the premise.
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Videos of really complicated Japanese woodworking joinery.
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Best Turkish Delight in Istanbul, made in house and not sold anywhere else. Also excellent halva, fruit gums, and fruit jams.
Public - 11 months ago
reviewed 11 months ago
Top-notch Hungarian. Great wine, lots of traditional dishes prepared very well. I had a beef cheek goulash which was excellent. Cold meat starter platters are also worth checking out.
Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
You have to call them from the airport information desk and they take a long time to come and collect you.
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This modest storefront amid much larger places sells truly excellent dao xiao mian (刀削麵) noodles "peeled" off a slab of dough with a knife. Excellent dumplings as well.
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