Session 11

January 25th, 2018

Your Backyard Birds

Sarah Ruiz

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Summary:

  • Why? Birds are important, they eat bugs!
  • Grackles have a yelp page
  • Band name: Chickadee Banditry
  • Cats = Bird murderers, FYI
  • Glitter = everything murderer

Selling Sh!t on Poshmark

Samantha McWilliams

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Summary:

  • It's kind of like Plato's Closet or Buffalo only cheaper
  • Set your own prices, but you have to do your research
  • Mix model photos with mirror photos
  • You can make about $100 / hour!
  • Check out Sam's blog: Sam Loves Glam
  • Have Sell your stuff in Slack: #samsells

Red Star OS

Sung Kang

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Summary:

  • North Korea has their own operating system
  • Except nothing works
  • Deep Dive from someone else: Red Star OS Deep Dive

Travel Hacks

Elisa Zhao

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Summary:

  • Plan in advance, be flexible
  • Use a travel points credit card!
  • Learn to drive a stick shift- saves tons on car rental overseas

Sous Vide

Chris Copeland

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Summary:

  • It means "Under Vacuum"
  • Can be done with plastic bag or jar in hot water bath
  • Yields uniformly cooked beef, for example
  • Maillard (browning) can be done before or after sous vide cooking
  • Sear on grill or just use a blowtorch because #yolo
  • tl;dr Seal, Bathe, Sear

You rode your motorcycle today?

Aneel Nazareth

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Summary:

  • Aneel has been everywhere on a motorcycle
  • In unpredictable weather, layers are your friend
  • In hot weather, airflow is your friend
  • In ice and snow, staying home is your friend
  • Did you know gloves can be nested? You're welcome.
  • Check out Aneel's travels: Wandering Star

Web Inspector Photoshop

Alex Dougal

Summary:

  • Changing stuff on web pages makes you a God among your friends
  • Right-Click -> Inspect Element -> Profit

How to talk good - Round 2

Molly King

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Summary:

  • Always project. Even with a mic.
  • Talk INTO the mic not OVER the mic
  • Speak slower than you think you need to
  • Repetition is key
  • Practice. A few times.
  • Don't just read your slides. boring...