Why don’t successful people and organizations automatically become very...– The Disciplined Pursuit of Less - Greg McKeown - Harvard Business Review
Making matplotlib work on OS X Lion
If you are seeing a compilation error when building matplotlib on lion error: command ‘/usr/bin/clang’ failed with exit status 1 Don’t worry it is a known bug. Quick answer to make it work, built the latest version from git pip install git+git://github.com/matplotlib/matplotlib.git Longer answer, give thanks to Damian and Matt Davis. Full thread here
the clarity paradox,” which can be summed up in four predictable phases:...– The Disciplined Pursuit of Less - Greg McKeown - Harvard Business Review
It’s linguistic nihilism, in which everything means nothing and nothing means...– Yesterday, I Went to the American Idol for Startups. It Made Me Want to Die. | Slog
Present is being stuck between Past and Future
Two very interesting blog posts juxtaposed in time. Draw your conclusions - i have my hypothesis. Post 1: Sandy Leeds summarizing Bill Gross monthly update: my summary: Be prepared to work longer in life and predict your retirement fund needs based on very conservative rate of returns. Post 2: Felix Salmon on the negative externalities of HFT (using data). my summary: HFT is changing the...
The psychologists guessed it was because silver medal-winners compare themselves...– Would You Rather Win Silver Or Bronze? (Be Careful What You Wish For) : The Torch : NPR