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File-Sharing Service Mega Is No Megaupload | Threat Level | Wired.comFile-Sharing Service Mega Is No Megaupload | Threat Level | Wired.com: "Kim Dotcom’s new Mega file-sharing service surpassed 1 million members one day following its initial Saturday launch from New Zealand, and the number of subscribers has apparently skyrocketed in the following days.
Google People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate MagazineGoogle People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate Magazine: "In time, Bock argues, Google’s findings—which it often shares with other HR professionals—may improve all our jobs. “You spend more time working than doing anything else,” he says. “If you work eight or 10 hours a day, it’s more time than you spend sleeping, more time than you spend with your spouse. When you add it up it gets really depressing. You like your job, but for all time it should be— and it could be—something more. So why isn’t it?”"
Google People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate MagazineGoogle People Operations: The secrets of the world’s most scientific human resources department. - Slate Magazine: "After it went into place, Google’s attrition rate for new mothers dropped down to the average rate for the rest of the firm. “A 50 percent reduction—it was enormous!” Bock says. What’s more, happiness—as measured by Googlegeist, a lengthy annual survey of employees—rose as well. Best of all for the company, the new leave policy was cost-effective. Bock says that if you factor in the savings in recruitment costs, granting mothers five months of leave doesn’t cost Google any more money."
django-backbone-example/backbone_example at master · joshbohde/django-backbone-example · GitHubdjango-backbone-example/backbone_example at master · joshbohde/django-backbone-example · GitHub: "Sample application to show how to use Django and Backbone.js together.
ICanHaz.js | client-side templating with Mustache.js and jQuery or Zepto.jsICanHaz.js | client-side templating with Mustache.js and jQuery or Zepto.js:
jvashishtha/backbone-tastypie-requirejs · GitHubjvashishtha/backbone-tastypie-requirejs · GitHub: "Django+Backbone.js+Require.js Example
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