The Text Triumvirate

Text Triumvirate:

The Text Triumvirate is an alliance between the zshvim, and tmux. Each of these venerable tools is extremely powerful in its own right; however, together they are an unmatched productivity force that rules all forms of text manipulation. This post aims to provide an overview of how to create a highly functional and easy to configure Text Triumvirate for those new to this tool chain.

(Via Macdrifter)

But It Feels So Good..

Multitasking May Hurt Your Performance, But It Makes You Feel Better:

“There’s this myth among some people that multitasking makes them more productive,” said Zheng Wang, lead author of the study and assistant professor of communication at Ohio State University.

“But they seem to be misperceiving the positive feelings they get from multitasking. They are not being more productive – they just feel more emotionally satisfied from their work.”

(Via The Brooks Review)

Transatlantic ping faster than sending a pixel to the screen?

John Carmack

“I wish I could still wire things to a parallel port and use in/out Sam instructions”

( via superuser.com )

Damn Kids and their Keyboards

Damn Kids and their Keyboards:

The footnote is the best part of this post. Me too:

I work in an office designed by people in HR. That means it’s an open space that actively prevents anyone from concentrating.

(Via Macdrifter)