Rubber Ducky

Solve problems,
quick!

A psychology-based technique that keeps you focused and conscious to find solutions faster.

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Can't decide what flavor of coffee to pick today?
Trying to understand a bug in your code? 🐞
Want to find a way to make your car autonomous? πŸš—
Can't figure out how to use a new gadget? πŸ“±

Talk to Rubber Ducky!

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Can

Listen attentively

Ready to listen to you 24/7Β β€” whenever you are in a difficult situation.

Save your thoughts

Your thoughs are saved, so you can step outside to get some fresh air.

Quack

Yes, ducks do that. And they are cute.

Can't

Propose solutions

Remember that you are the problem solver here, not Ducky.

Give answers

Apparently, Rubber Ducky is not Google. Β―\_(ツ)_/Β―

Understand you

As you may know, ducks are not as intelligent as humans.

Why it works

Asking the right question is half the answer

Aristotle

If you can't explain something to a six-year-old, you really don't understand it yourself.

Docendo discimus Latin "by teaching, we learn"

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About

It’s a software engineering method of debugging the code by trying to explain it line-by-line to an inanimate object. This method can obviously be used not only in programming but anywhere you could imagine. The key here is to give a thorough description of your problem, question or anything else that is wracking your brain.

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