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"Boredom is so important. I still use boredom in my day-to-day if I’m stuck on s...

"Boredom is so important. I still use boredom in my day-to-day if I’m stuck on something. The worst thing I can do is go online and start goofing around on web­sites or chatting with my friends, because then nothing else gets done." Becky Chambers
📅︎ Sep 30
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"Courage is what it takes to stand up a...

"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak, courage is also what it takes to site down and listen". - Winston Churchill
📅︎ Jun 18
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"The goal wasnt to make a huge community site, it was to ...

"The goal wasnt to make a huge community site, it was to make something where you could type in someone's name and find out a bunch of information about them." - mark zuckerberg
📅︎ Oct 30
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Though surveillance cameras complicate the life of the burglar, in some ways break-i...

Though surveillance cameras complicate the life of the burglar, in some ways break-ins have never been easier. Home layouts are often displayed on real-estate sites like Zillow. Google Street View allows burglars to case a house in advance.—Wall Street Journal
📅︎ Jun 27
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"One of the things you have to be careful of when you have a site that’s 100 percent commun...

"One of the things you have to be careful of when you have a site that’s 100 percent community-driven is how best to support that community and not make them feel like you’ve sold out. You just don’t want that community to blow up on you." - Robert Kevin Rose, co-founder of Digg.
📅︎ Jul 04
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... Facebook makes each user's cover photo and profile photo ...

... Facebook makes each user's cover photo and profile photo visible as public information—which means everyone on the site and even people who do not use Facebook can see it.—New York Times
📅︎ Jul 01
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"People Sleep Peacefully in Their Beds at Night Only...

"People Sleep Peacefully in Their Beds at Night Only Because Rough Men Stand Ready to Do Violence on Their Behalf" falsely attributed to George Orwell (cool site)
📅︎ Aug 10
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"Familiarity breeds contempt" — the Animal Quotes ...

"Familiarity breeds contempt" — the Animal Quotes Edition. Aesop vs. Political Pundit vs. Goats vs. Swine flu. (from the quotation site QuoteCounterquote.com)
📅︎ Nov 15
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