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Teach Yourself Computer Science

teachyourselfcs.com

Answers the questions:

  • Which computer science subjects should you learn, and why?
  • What are the best learning resources for each subject?

Organizational Skills Beat Algorithmic Wizardry

prog21.dadgum.com

A knowledge of algorithms is highly overrated.

To a great extent the act of coding is one of organization. Refactoring. Simplifying. Figuring out how to remove extraneous manipulations here and there.

Moving on

justinjackson.ca

Quitting something is good and you should not regret it.

A Conspiracy To Kill IE6

blog.chriszacharias.com

How a bunch of YouTube engineers secretly deployed an IE6 deprecation banner to production in 2009.