Software Architecture is Overrated, Clear and Simple Design is Underrated

I had my fair share in designing and building large systems. I’ve taken part in rewriting Uber’s distributed payment systems, designing and shipping Skype on Xbox One and open-sourcing RIBs, Uber’s mobile architecture framework. All of these systems had thorough designs, going through multiple iterations and had lots of whiteboarding

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How To Be A Professional Author And Not Die Screaming And Starving In A Lightless Abyss – Chuck Wendig: Terribleminds

Your reading today comes in the form of this Medium article by Heather Demetrios: “How To Lose A Third Of A Million Dollars Without Even Trying.” It’s a good article. I feel deepl…

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The boring technology behind a one-person Internet company | Listen Notes

The tech stack of Listen Notes, the best podcast search engine and database.

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Show HN: A simple way to get options prices for free | Hacker News

Source: Show HN: A simple way to get options prices for free | Hacker News


Ask HN: Those making $500/month on side projects in 2019 – Show and tell | Hacker News

Source: Ask HN: Those making $500/month on side projects in 2019 – Show and tell | Hacker News


10 Easy Ways to Drink Your Bone Broth

Don’t like the original flavor of bone broth? Try these 10 easy ways to drink it. You’ll be surprised at how delicious bone broth can taste!

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High-fat, high-carbohydrate diets affect your brain, not just your physical appearance

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The Cult of Kubernetes – Christine Dodrill

The world was once a simple place. Things used to make sense, or at least there weren’t so many layers that it became difficult to tell what the hell is going on.Then complexity happened. This is a tale of how I literally recreated this meme:

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Ask HN: Parents of HN, what are your best sources for evidence-based parenting?

Here is a list of parenting books recommended by members of Hacker’s News community. All links are affiliate links to purchase these books from Amazon:

How to Talk So Your Kids Will Listen, and How to Listen So Your Kids Will Talk

One of a few books that are recommended multiple times in this thread. 4.5 stars with 1000+ reviews.

Cribsheet: A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool by Emily Oster

Another book that was recommended by multiple people.

Be Prepared

Brain Rules for Babies

Let them Eat Dirt

What to Expect First Year

The Wonder Weeks

NurtureShock

The Whole Brain Child

No-Drama Discipline

Parenting From The Inside Out

Bringing Up Bébé

Peaceful Parents Happy Kids

The Baby Whisperer Solves All Your Problems

Unconditional Parenting

Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids who Thrive

The Gardener and the Carpenter

Parenting without Power Struggles

All Joy and No Fun

Selfish Reasons to have More Kids

Source: Ask HN: Parents of HN, what are your best sources for evidence-based parenting? | Hacker News


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