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Common Grammatical Errors

Grammatical errors that bear mentioning again.

Some seem like common sense, however, writers continue to make the same mistakes. I’ve listed a few of them below: 124 more words


4 Comma Mistakes That Make Your Copy Editor Want to Cry

I’m the annoying person who, until she learned to be more polite, corrected people for saying “Mom and me” instead of “Mom and I” and “less” instead of “fewer” and “who” instead of “whom.” Now I work out my irritating grammar obsession through copy editing. 833 more words


Error numbers: the final hurdle

In the 32 years that the Mac has been the computer for the rest of us, one frustratingly unfriendly feature has remained: error numbers. Everything else has been rendered more accessible, more friendly, more Mac, but when anything goes wrong, our Macs still spit out coded messages about error number -32162. 376 more words


Data Quality Should Be Everyone’s Job

(Source: hbr.org)

All of us depend on data created elsewhere to do our work. In the face of errors, most people’s natural reaction is to… 938 more words


Lost in the log

Have you taken a peek in Console recently, to see what your logs are up to? If you have, you may have noticed that they now consist of a torrent of messages like… 466 more words