Took my training ride a bit further today and rode to Dolores. Just under 14 miles each way it took about 2 hours and a full water bottle. Nice ride.
The Egg – Short Animation
Andy Weir, author of The Martian, wrote a short story called The Egg. It was made into a short animation and is a fun few minutes to spend thinking about eternity.
curl exercises – Julia Evans
21 curl exercises
These exercises are about understanding how to make different kinds of HTTP requests with curl. They’re a little repetitive on purpose. They exercise basically everything I do with curl.
To keep it simple, we’re going to make a lot of our requests to the same website: https://httpbin.org. httpbin is a service that accepts HTTP requests and then tells you what request you made.
— Read on jvns.ca/blog/2019/08/27/curl-exercises/
The Company You Keep – On my Om
I see a lot of this happening in the technology sector. As an investor, one thing I frequently observe is that founders are often in an incredible rush. “I have never understood why founders want to run a lightning fast process to select business partners who they may have to ‘live with’ for the next seven to ten years,” Fred Wilson recently wrote on his blog. I am with Fred. There is a lot of value in building a relationship, and learning about each other as investors and founders. While definitely slower, it is a much healthier approach than swiping left or right after a quick glance at each other.
— Read on om.co/2019/08/22/the-company-you-keep/