At Intercom, we have a few values that underpin our engineering culture – moving fast but optimizing for... The post Building autonomously: Improving our production systems in small steps appeared first on Inside Intercom.
By Angelique Harris Many college-aged students are too young to remember Super Bowl XXXIX. In fact, I doubt few people even remember the fact that the New England Patriots played the Carolina Panthers in this game (actually, no, maybe a...
A year in the presidential spotlight hasn't been kind to President Donald Trump: His approval rating is the lowest in modern polling for a president at this point, with deep deficits on policy and personal matters alike. Strikingly, the public divides evenly on whether or not he's mentally stable. Show More Summary
The crown-of-thorns starfish has as many as 21 arms, no brain, and a thicket of quivering, venomous spines all over its body. For sustenance, it preys upon coral, munching on its stony polyps. The creature's underside is dotted with "tube feet", resembling enoki mushrooms. Show More Summary
By the time officers arrived at the scene — the popular Eagle's Nest cave in Florida — the victim, later identified as Davin Brannon, was dead.
"It’s bittersweet when it’s time to move on with everything"
As Roe v. Wade and its allowance for unlimited abortions throughout pregnancy celebrates another horrible anniversary today, most people don’t know the woman behind the infamous Supreme Court case had pledged her life to overturning it before passing away. Norma McCorvey never wanted an abortion — she was seeking a divorce from her husband — […]
The next Cloverfield sequel has kicked off a cryptic viral marketing campaign, which includes at least two websites that fans can scavenge for clues. A release date for the film has also been confirmed for the spring, after being pushed back from February. Show More Summary
Bristol County, Massachusetts, is planning to make video screens the only way incarcerated individuals can "visit" and see their loved ones. The post Massachusetts County Plans To Make Video Screens Only Way For Incarcerated To See Loved Ones appeared first on Shadowproof.
Watching videos in the age of dial-up was a real pain, when it could take an hour to watch a five minute video, and yet despite this lag Jason Windsor's freaky animated short End Of Ze World went viral in 2003. (NSFW language) (YouTube...Show More Summary
This chapter of great music will focus on an American composer, George Gershwin. Many consider Gershwin to be the greatest of American composers, although Aaron Copland, Edward MacDowell and Scott Joplin would also get many votes. George was born in 1898, two years after his musician brother, Ira Gershwin. The Gershwin family moved to Brooklyn, [...]Show More Summary
Romo was brilliant during his call of the AFC Championship Game.
She hired a well known labor lawyer to replace him. by Heidi Groover Dylan Orr was the first openly trans person appointed by a U.S. presidential administration and the first director of Seattle's Office of Labor Standards Seattle Channel On...Show More Summary
A fascinating look at inner workings of vocalist Anna-Maria Hefele’s head and neck as she performs in a mix of regular and overtone singing. University Medical Center Freiburg, Institute for Musician’s Medicine captured a whole DVD of various vocal techniques.
As opinions in the core Destiny 2 community continue to turn, many of the game’s biggest supporters on YouTube, and Twitch are starting to reconsider the future of their channels. Bungie has been doing a poor job with Destiny 2 lately. The developer has made a number of key changes without communicating them, leaving fans […]
The Marine unit shot pigs before moving them to a ship off the coast of San Diego, e-mails show. The post Marines Found Using Pigs in Unauthorized Deadly Trauma Training appeared first on PETA.
There’s no better way to learn Spanish than to immerse yourself in the language. And a great way to do this is to spend time in a Spanish speaking country. But what if this isn’t possible for you? Not enough time, not enough money, too many kids, … The good news is you can now create your own immersion environment with social media. Show More Summary
Garappolo will get money for doing nothing for his old team.
Not too long ago I was the only European on staff here. Since then the balance has shifted a tad, but we Old Landers still remain very much in the minority here in the Pajiba Offices. While we obviously overall...
Evo Morales announces on TV and Twitter that controversial changes to criminal code will be scrapped. Bolivia’s president has announced that his socialist government will repeal recent changes to the penal code that introduced severe...Show More Summary