If you work in an organization, the underlying rule is simple: People are not afraid of failure, they’re afraid of blame.

Another pearl from Seth Godin.

Just finished a podcast series of his this week called the Startup School. Excellent insights in 15 parts that Seth gave into starting a business.
iTunes link to the podcast

New open source code editors

It’s been a while since I’ve examined any new code editors using Notepad++ all of the time. I found this article mentioning 5 new free editors that I’m going to explore over the next few weeks. They all look pretty cool.

Mapping the world

I love this article, a neat and practical way of developing the world in which we live.
http:// http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2014/oct/06/missing-maps-human-genome-project-unmapped-cities

Whether the goal is to prevent cholera or crime, Missing Maps is a crucial first step. For much of the developing world, our current digital maps may as well say ‘Here there be dragons.’ There’s a long way to go, but someone has at last picked up a sword.