My Favorite Articles/posts/blogs of 2014

Following is the list of websites/posts/blogs/articles that I visited in 2014 and liked them for any of various reasons like their writing-style, topic selection, topic coverage, characters in that piece etc, hope you too will like this collection and enjoy it :

General                                             __

  1. 2014 The Year In Pictures
    http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/12/28/sunday-review/2014-year-in-pictures.html 
  2. Best Books of 2014: A Compilation
    http://graphics.wsj.com/best-books-2014
  3. 72 Years Later, Snubbed Captain Credited With Downing German U-Boat
    http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/12/141217-german-u-boat-u-166-gulf-mexico-archaeology-history/
  4. Aitzaz Hasan: Tributes to Pakistan teenager killed when he stopped a bomber (what a brave soul, a true hero. May he RIP)
    http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-25663992
  5. Iranian Fathers And The Diverse Daughters They’ve Raised
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/17/nafise-motlaq-_n_6006030.html
  6. Edward Snowden’s Privacy Tips: “Get Rid Of Dropbox,” Avoid Facebook And Google
    http://techcrunch.com/2014/10/11/edward-snowden-new-yorker-festival/
  7. Richest Drug Dealers Ever (PHOTOS)
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/17/richest-drug-dealers-ever_n_1975134.html

Technology                                      ___

  1. What really happens when you navigate to a URL
    http://igoro.com/archive/what-really-happens-when-you-navigate-to-a-url/
  2. Tips for learning regular expressions
    http://www.johndcook.com/blog/2008/01/14/tips-for-learning-regular-expressions/

Entertainment                                 ___

  1. The 22 Best Movies Of 2014
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/12/15/best-movies-2014_n_6318552.html
  2. TIME Picks the Top 100 Photos of 2014
    http://time.com/3599787/top-100-photos-of-2014/
  3. 16 Documentaries To Watch Out For This Year
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/11/10/doc-nyc-2014_n_6124086.html
  4. Tatsuo Horiuchi | the 73-year old Excel spreadsheet artist (creativity and awesomeness at its peak, pure beauty)
    http://www.spoon-tamago.com/2013/05/28/tatsuo-horiuchi-excel-spreadsheet-artist/

Personal/Professional Grooming ___

  1. How to delegate to people who have too much to do already(This complete website is awesome)
    https://popforms.com/delegate-too-much-to-do/
  2. How to Build Good Habits (and Make Them Stick)
    http://www.sparringmind.com/good-habits/
  3. How To Resign With Style
    https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20141123142234-175081329-how-to-resign-with-style
  4. How Successful People Stay Calm
    https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20140805002649-50578967-how-successful-people-stay-calm
  5. Don’t Work With Jerks: 5 Lessons I Learned From My Dad
    https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20130616182310-407452-don-t-work-with-jerks-5-lessons-i-learned-from-my-dad
  6. Size Doesn’t Matter: 5 Lessons I Learned From My Mom
    https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20140511011717-407452-size-doesn-t-matter-5-lessons-i-learned-from-my-mom
  7. 21 Ways Rich People Think Differently(A must must read)
    http://www.businessinsider.com/how-rich-people-think-differently-from-the-poor-2012-8?op=1

Sports                                                ___

  1. Manchester United hire first wheelchair bound Pakistani-British coach for able-bodied player
    http://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/498863/Manchester-United-first-wheelchair-bound-football-coach-Sohail-Rehman

Feminism/Achievements-By-Women

  1. Emma Watson: Feminism too often is seen as ‘man-hating’
    http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/09/22/emma-watson-recruits-men-to-make-the-world-safer-for-women-with-heforshe-campaign/
  2. Of women, mountains, equality and success
    http://www.dawn.com/news/1128420
  3. The Pixel Project Selection 2014: 16 Films About Violence Against Women
    http://16days.thepixelproject.net/the-pixel-project-selection-2014-16-films-about-violence-against-women/
  4. The Trouble With Bright Girls
    http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-science-success/201101/the-trouble-bright-girls

Funny                             __               ____

  1. 25 Countries Best Described In These Hilarious One Liners (This article is too funny, only if you can ignore a bit exaggeration and discrimination)
    http://www.mensxp.com/special-features/today/24495-25-countries-best-described-in-these-hilarious-one-liners.html
  2. An Honest Message From Your IT Guy(This is way tooooo hillarious)
    https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20140809132357-1270637-an-honest-message-from-your-it-guy
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