Four short links: 11 January 2013
Comms 101, RoboTurking, Geek Tourism, and Implementing Papers
How to Redesign Your App Without Pissing Everybody Off (Anil Dash) — the basic straightforward stuff that gets your users on-side. Anil’s making a career out of being an adult.
Clockwork Raven (Twitter) — open source project to send data analysis tasks to Mechanical Turkers.
Updates from the Tour in China (Bunnie Huang) — my dream geek tourism trip: going around Chinese factories and bazaars with MIT geeks.
How to Implement an Algorithm from a Scientific Paper — I have implemented many complex algorithms from books and scientific publications, and this article sums up what I have learned while searching, reading, coding and debugging. (via Siah)
, bunnie huang
, mechanical turk
, open source