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llagerlof  ·  2598 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Learn X in Y Minutes | Take a whirlwind tour of your next favorite language

This type of quick documentation about programming languages is what people need. Programmers that want to learn a new language just want to understand the basics without the need to reading endless pages of documentation. The best approach is some examples well explained.

llagerlof  ·  2598 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: If you were to create an elementary school curriculum, what would it include?

    encouragement of curiosity.

I think is the most important element of learning. The curiosity, and the creativity are fundamentals. This remember me the TED Talk of Ken Robinson, "How schools kill creativity". It's the most viewed video of TED, and it's brilliant.


llagerlof  ·  2612 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: What's your happy song?

First that comes to my mind. Brilliant.

llagerlof  ·  2626 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Color Photos with the Game Boy Camera

    It turns out, the light-sensitive chip inside the Game Boy Camera (it’s called a Mitsubishi M64282FP chip) is sensitive to infrared light.

Well, this guy understand photography a bit.

llagerlof  ·  2626 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Downvotes *are* bad for the community.

My opinion about this is: if you can't give a positive feedback about something, don't give a feedback. Have your post ignored by the community could be worse than receive downvotes. And if you only allow upvotes you only can share your positive feelings in the voting system.

llagerlof  ·  2631 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: US Reports Third Case of Potential MERS Virus

Ok, no panic. Just move to Greenland.

llagerlof  ·  2632 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Read, Kids, Read

Yeah, I read 2 or 3 books on Kindle for Android, but my biggest problem in reading more books, digital or solid, is the huge amount of distraction a tablet/smartphone provides.

llagerlof  ·  2632 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Weekly Photo Challenge: Adventure

This is in Petropolis, Rio de Janeiro, in a nature reserve.

Yes, this is a science theme park. Many practical experiments can be done here.