Welcome to our new weekly curated list of interesting stories. Covering anything and everything in the industry, we collect and share a handful of links every Friday. Enjoy!

A few quick links twitter card.jpg

What ORMs have taught me: just learn SQL This is a lesson close to our hearts at CircleCI - we’re big fans of HugSQL “a Clojure library for embracing SQL.”

How we amplify privilege with supervised machine learning As we push further into our shared technological future, we need to think more and more explicitly about who new tech helps and making sure the future becomes more evenly distributed. Great talk in this vein.

Shell Style Guide Shell script styleguide? Who uses shell scripts?! (hint: we do!) Sometimes a good shell script is just what you need to fix that production system - if you must script, keep it clean and stylish!

How To Roll Out New Features Without Hurting Loyal Users More new features is always good right? Not always - new features can hurt existing users in subtle ways! Great advice to mitigating these downsides to progress.

A curated list of awesome Amazon Web Services (AWS) libraries, open source repos, guides, blogs, and other resources We’re a big AWS shop - this is an invaluable roundup of various resources for working with their platform.