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


Coding like Shakespeare: practical function naming conventions “Writing code is communication: with your teammates and yourself.”

CYBER SECURITY BASE Security is our top priority at CircleCI, and last week’s DNS outage showed why it’s important our industry focus on securing the systems we build. Resources like this MOOC from the University of Helsinki are a good first step.

Giving Your Product A Soul “Validating and then meeting a project’s requirements should be the minimum of what we set out to do. Once we set those metrics as our baseline, we’re allowed to be more impactful and thoughtful as we get to the root of a design problem.”

Differentiable neural computers “Neural networks excel at pattern recognition and quick, reactive decision-making, but we are only just beginning to build neural networks that can think slowly – that is, deliberate or reason using knowledge.”