Jaguar Land Rover Unsure It’ll Recoup China Sales Lost to Virus

Jaguar Land Rover Automotive Plc says it may never recoup the sales lost because of the deadly coronavirus outbreak that’s stifled production and kept customers away from dealerships in one of the company’s biggest markets. “At the moment, we don’t see anything happening in terms of demand in China,” Chief Executive Officer Ralf Speth said … Read more Jaguar Land Rover Unsure It’ll Recoup China Sales Lost to Virus

Are the Tech Bros Who ‘Dopamine Fast’ Full of Shit?

Like most wellness trends among tech bros, this is simply a centuries-old meditation technique brought back with a man-friendly name When bioengineer and coder Janey Muñoz tweeted that a member of her cohort at the Y Combinator startup accelerator had cut short a conversation because he was in the midst of a “dopamine fast,” the derision came thick and … Read more Are the Tech Bros Who ‘Dopamine Fast’ Full of Shit?

The Lonely Work of Moderating Hacker News

Open-plan offices offer few pleasures; one of them is snooping on other people’s browsing habits. When, years ago, I began working for tech companies in San Francisco, I noticed that my co-workers were always scrolling through a beige, text-only Web site that resembled a nineteen-nineties Internet forum. They were reading Hacker News—a link aggregator and … Read more The Lonely Work of Moderating Hacker News

Five things I learned about working on content quality at Instagram

Introduction Recommended content, which is surfaced in places like Explore or hashtags, is a central part of people’s experience on Instagram. As people browse this “unconnected content” from accounts that they aren’t already linked to on Instagram, it’s extremely important to identify and deal with content that violates our Community Guidelines or might be considered … Read more Five things I learned about working on content quality at Instagram

11 Best Practices for Working Remotely

There isn’t much mystery when it comes to working in an office. Every day, you: Get dressed in company-appropriate attire. Commute to work. Join a few meetings. Take coffee breaks. Indulge in hallway conversations and lunches with coworkers. Go see a client. Commute home. Remote work is completely different. There’s no one-size-fits-all formula. Everyone has … Read more 11 Best Practices for Working Remotely