Why I Hate Carousels
- Don’t use carousels in your UI.
- Instead, if you must stick content into little cards, let the horionztal layout wrap to additional lines.
- If you end up with too many horizontal lines of content, then you definitely have too many items that can be accessed via a horizontally panning UI. You need a different UI altogether.
Inclusion/Equity and Evaluating Negatives
Evaluating properties like inclusion and equity of products can’t be done through exhaustive enumeration of product outcomes. Instead we will need to increasingly rely on the controls that we place how we construct the products.
#Engineering #Inclusion and Equity
A Good API: g9
Adding more knobs doesn’t make your API more powerful.
The Point of a Strategy
The only useful strategy is one that reduces risks.
Just Enough Technical Debt
Zero technical debt isn’t always the answer.
Code As UI: The UX of config-as-code and everything-as-code
Configuration-as-code has the same usability issues as everything else as code along with the same benefits.
The Loss of a Virtuous Culture
Luck isn’t enough. You need a culture of virtue.
The Lettergrade Rule
Don’t block a code review because of minor issues that are best left to the discretion of the author.
DARPA's Heilmeier Catechism
A set of questions help you think through and evaluate proposed projects and research programs.
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