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As a cold weather-loving person, I'm currently half-alive from the hot summer we have in Europe. If you are like me, I hope you have good AC or live in a colder place (or the other hemisphere!). If you love the summer, though - enjoy it, as the world is opening after the pandemic.
The tech world is as hot as the weather, it seems. GitHub is shaking up the whole industry with its Copilot machine-learning solutions. And there’s been plenty of inspiring tech news in aviation, renewables and biotechnology. What a time to be alive.
Unfortunately, as the saying goes, with great power (in our case tech) comes great responsibility. Amazon seems to be firing its workers using bots. New British right to repair laws are not that perfect. And GitHub's Copilot seems to be a two-sided coin, sparking controversy over licencing.
Let’s dive into these topics and more in this edition of Codestories!
Senior Node.js Developer
🏆 Weekly Highlights
Amazon fires drivers using AI
Two sides of GitHub's CoPilot
Sustainable tech is gaining speed
CRISPR treats genetic diseases
Digging into the new features of ES2021
We’re one step closer to living The Jetsons’ life.
Another breakthrough for mRNA technology.
Can the social network stem the tide of success from Substack?
A profile of ASML Holding and its critical role in global chip technology.
Forget worrying about bad bosses — now it’s the robots you’ll need to please.
The infosec professionals are pushing back against a lingering problem women still face in the industry.
Will this new technology live up to its lofty expectations?
🌱 Sustainable Tech
Will the UK rule be effective with such limitations in place?
Is it finally time to make life about less work, and boost performance all at once?
Researchers claim the new system can tackle both tasks with high efficiency.
The device could bring a new wave of energy amid growing sustainability efforts.
💡 Get inspired
Check out these science sleuths who investigate everyday mysteries.
A great podcast on productivity and entrepreneurship.
An immersive look at the five ways the universe will end.
⚙ Tips & tricks
Is it time to move on to a better way of working?
A potentially useful tool for running web containers in your browser.
A good primer on this statically typed programming language.
A reflection on the human element that’s often in the mix with cybersecurity.
What are the essentials to making this approach successful?
🎙️Quote of the week
“Many organizations simply announce Agile roles and practices, counting on successful delivery to follow. What they are missing is a change management process that should accompany every innovative endeavor. Without it, people will disengage and the breakthrough idea will not get enough traction to, well, break through”.
Paweł Jarmołkowicz, Consulting Director at Netguru
🏖️ After hours
Gravitational wave observations offered the key evidence.
Is this the next growth area in podcasting?
A landmark piece of Internet history brings in a good collection for charity.
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