brianwierman

Starting to get nice again in Newport.

Starting to get nice again in Newport.

— 4 days ago
5-Year-Olds Can Learn Calculus
Aaron Reuben, theatlantic.com
Why playing with algebraic and calculus concepts—rather than doing arithmetic drills—may be a better way to introduce children to mathThe famil­iar, hier­ar­chi­cal sequence of math instruc­tion starts with count­ing, fol­lowed by addi­tion and…

5-Year-Olds Can Learn Calculus
Aaron Reuben, theatlantic.com

Why playing with algebraic and calculus concepts—rather than doing arithmetic drills—may be a better way to introduce children to math

The famil­iar, hier­ar­chi­cal sequence of math instruc­tion starts with count­ing, fol­lowed by addi­tion and…

— 1 month ago
What James Clapper Doesn’t Understand About Edward Snowden
James Hamblin, theatlantic.com
The director of national intelligence says he can’t understand the leak nor guarantee there won’t be another one. So why should we trust the NSA with sensitive data about Americans?If you’ve been won­der­ing how James Clap­per, the direc­tor of…

What James Clapper Doesn’t Understand About Edward Snowden
James Hamblin, theatlantic.com

The director of national intelligence says he can’t understand the leak nor guarantee there won’t be another one. So why should we trust the NSA with sensitive data about Americans?

If you’ve been won­der­ing how James Clap­per, the direc­tor of…

— 1 month ago
Why Google doesn’t care about hiring top college graduates
Max Nisen, qz.com
Google has spent years ana­lyz­ing who suc­ceeds at the com­pa­ny, which has moved away from a focus on GPAs, brand name schools, and inter­view brain teasers.In a con­ver­sa­tion with The New York Times’ Tom Fried­man, Google’s head of peo­ple…

Why Google doesn’t care about hiring top college graduates
Max Nisen, qz.com

Google has spent years ana­lyz­ing who suc­ceeds at the com­pa­ny, which has moved away from a focus on GPAs, brand name schools, and inter­view brain teasers.

In a con­ver­sa­tion with The New York Times’ Tom Fried­man, Google’s head of peo­ple…

— 1 month ago
Grampabear

Grampabear

— 1 month ago
On the cold beach.

On the cold beach.

— 1 month ago
Bitcoin: It’s the platform, not the currency, stupid!
Ben Woods, thenextweb.com
This research is cour­tesy of Sander Duivestein, pro­fes­sion­al speak­er and trend­watch­er at VINT, the Inter­na­tion­al Research Insti­tute of Sogeti, and Patrick Savalle, founder and tech­ni­cal direc­tor at Mobbr crowd…

Bitcoin: It’s the platform, not the currency, stupid!
Ben Woods, thenextweb.com

This research is cour­tesy of Sander Duivestein, pro­fes­sion­al speak­er and trend­watch­er at VINT, the Inter­na­tion­al Research Insti­tute of Sogeti, and Patrick Savalle, founder and tech­ni­cal direc­tor at Mobbr crowd…

— 1 month ago