Turn the geek mix to 11: Cognitive diversity makes for a better IT shop

I couldn’t agree more.   A diverse team with personality will be much better at solving complex problems, as long as they work well together.  The idea that all developers, analysts, and architects think alike is a myth. The strongest IT shops have a generous mix of personality types. Source: Turn the geek mix to 11: Cognitive diversity makes for…

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Your Pathway To Zen | shifuyanlei

  It’s not possible to take Zen out of Shaolin martial arts because Shaolin martial arts were born from Bodhidharma, the founder of Zen. Shaolin Martial Arts is a pathway to Zen. How is this possible? Because the movements cut through the thinking mind. Source: Your Pathway To Zen | shifuyanlei

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SLÄTTHULT (aka ikea alien video game stickers)

SLÄTTHULT (aka ikea alien video game stickers) Purchased and installed these stickers from Ikea in our family room.   The end result looks amazing.   $10 and about 30 minutes and the room looks transformed.  Our kids love telling stories of the battle taking place on our wall.  Thanks Ikea.

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How to Turn Your PC (or Other Device) Into a Retro Arcade with Lakka

If you’re looking for a fun way to use an old PC, Lakka can turn it into an amazing retro gaming machine. This easy setup doesn’t require any advanced Linux knowledge, and you can even use the controllers you already have lying around. Here’s a step-by-step guide to making your own all-in-one retro arcade in no time. Source: How to…

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the crapchute?

Each day of the week shot1 will host one post.   The crapshoot is where all the stuff that didn’t make it ends up.  Who know’s what you’ll get and from whom.  

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Google Now Launcher

Looks like I am trading in my Droid Turbo for a Note4.  Just saw an article that links to the Google Now Launcher.   I am hoping that this work well on the Note4 so I can be rid of TouchWiz. If you understood any of that, great.  Otherwise I should have prefixed this with a “note to self…”  

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