Dan Beazley

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How Reshma Saujani Is Building A Generation Of Girls Who Code

One woman's educational crusade to get girls interested in computer science<p>When Reshma Saujani toured New York City schools during her 2010 primary run for Congress, the gender divide in computer-science classrooms shocked her. “I’d be in a robotics lab on the Upper East Side where there would be a …

Henry Rollins Criticizes Robin Williams in "Fuck Suicide" Essay

<i>Photo by Heidi May</i><p>Henry Rollins has written a column for the LA Weekly titled "Fuck Suicide". It's about his attitude toward people who kill themselves. He begins by talking about the recently deceased Robin Williams, who he didn't know personally, and struggles to understand why Williams committed …

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Abortion Opponents Urge Social Conservatives To Drop The Ice Bucket Challenge

Lila Rose warns Republicans dumping a bucket of ice on their heads supports "a culture of death" — by supporting stem-cell research.<p>WASHINGTON — Anti-abortion activist Lila Rose is warning Republicans that their support for the Ice Bucket Challenge drives support for embryonic stem-cell research, …

How To Plan And Run A Great Conference Experience

That’s exactly what I wanted to create with <i>HybridConf</i>, and I am proud that we achieved it in our first outing last year. Our guests learned, shared …

Tips For Mastering A Programming Language Using Spaced Repetition

First things first.<p>What Is Spaced Repetition?<p>Spaced repetition is a system for permanently remembering something using the minimum number of …

Japan McDonalds Now Carries Couple-Sized Jumbo Sodas (Because Japan)

Image Via Kotaku<p>It seems the sizes of soda cups in certain fast food chains has grown from cup sized single servings to barrells that a small army …

The First Trailer For The New Stephen Hawking Biopic Will Make U Cri Evry Time

Stephen Hawking won’t love his wife Jane Wilde forever… he’ll love her 5 ever. :,( </3<p>The Hollywood Reporter posted the first trailer for the upcoming Stephen Hawking biopic, and my God is it emotionally manipulative. <i>The Theory of Everything,</i> due in November, focuses on the collegiate life of the …

The Show That Will Change Everything You Think You Know About Period Dramas

Steven Soderbergh's new Cinemax series The Knick, starring Clive Owen, is a gorgeous medical drama about when surgery was more like butchery.<p><i>On the heels of his delightful HBO Liberace biopic</i> Behind the Candelabra <i>last year, Steven Soderbergh officially quit filmmaking — at least temporarily. And</i> …

Popcorn-Covered Volkswagen

<b>CORRECTION 8/11/14:</b> I completely misread Schroeder's post. Lucas Danehl, an artist in Braunschweig, Germany, made this car. Schroeder just …

A Zoo Where Animals Run Free and Humans Are Confined

Imagine a zoo where animals are free to roam while humans quietly observe. Danish architects BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) set out to make this a reality …

How To Improve Your Email Workflow With Modular Design

All of these new tools have their advantages, and many can be combined into a workflow that best fits you and your team. But even with a great set of …

Design Responsive Websites In The Browser With Webflow

Getting Started<p>Getting started in Webflow is a relatively simple. Head over to the website, create an account, and give the free trial a go. Make …

A Closer Look At Personas: What They Are And How They Work | 1

I hope that those who are unfamiliar with personas will read this series of articles, divided into two parts, and give them a try and that those who …

If you want to see what marketing regret looks like, scroll down this Twitter thread, as folks respo

If you want to see what marketing regret looks like, scroll down this Twitter thread, as folks respond to Nintendo's question to "tell us what you …

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Google Just Accidentally Revealed Another New Feature Coming To Your Android Phone

One such feature is the addition of multiple user profiles for Android phones, which means you'll be able to easily share your phone with others without having to worry about anyone noodling through your messages or apps.<p>Google inadvertently revealed this addition through its Android Issue Tracker, …

Fairfax turns on Carlton as we increasingly shoot the messenger

Here and abroad, there's a pattern emerging where the harshest punishments are reserved for those who expose crimes rather than those who may have …

Micromanage Your Life With These Smart Reminder Apps

Given all the minuscule tasks I need to get done each day, things always fall through the cracks. It's usually the smallest tasks I end up …