hide

Read Next

How to Get a Raise

My "How to Get a Raise" comment became one of the most popular I've ever made at Hacker News - obviously this topic is important to people. I'll repeat the short version here, and I'll also give more detailed analysis for people who like to know why things work. Here we go -

The question was, "Why do business analysts and project managers get higher salaries than programmers?"

My reply -

Because programmers don't ask for more money often enough.

Numbers to replace that smartphone(London Edition)

On Shane Dowling's Blog

I made this list of useful phone numbers to replace the apps I used on my smartphone. However it could also be considered useful for anyone travelling to London that doesn't want to get screwed with data roaming. Just use these numbers at any payphone around town. You know, the big red things tourists take photos next to.

I will warn you however this list will force you to have to interact with other human beings and *shudder* potentially have a pleasant conversation with them. If you've ever been on a London tube and looked around at the faces intently staring into smartphones with blaring headphones on, you'll understand. You also may have to walk and/or travel to locations other than your couch, I'm just warning you now.

Shopping

Most of the time I'm buying books, from Amazon, for this I've come up with two numbers.

Rendering New Theme...