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Impostor Syndrome in the Workplace—and a Few Ways to Overcome It

Share Even the most brilliant developers, the most competent managers, have doubts about their abilities—despite evidence that their performance at work is acceptable, or even laudable. Why do we feel this way…and how can we feel better about our work and ourselves? “I worry every time I do a review,” said Alice, a technical writer […]

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You Can’t Touch This

Share Keyboards and mice are so yesterday. A panel at Engadget’s Gestures/Alternative Interfaces talk reaches for new interfaces, and rethinks the ways we interact with our machines. Admit it: You want to wave your hands and have technology obey your every gesture, just like in Johnny Mnemonic (I mean, Minority Report). You’re not the only […]

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The Mad Scientist’s Lair Construction Kit: A Software Developer’s Guide to World Domination

Share Are you thinking what I’m thinking? If it’s, “Software developers would make perfect mad scientists,” then the answer is “Yes” and “We may both suffer from megalomania, but my delusion is greater than yours.” But if you weren’t thinking that software developers would make perfect mad scientists, think again. Most software developers I know […]

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