Wherein we talk text editors
Wherein previously held ideas are reconsidered
Wherein tradeoffs are examined
Wherein space programs and startups aren’t so different.
Wherein writing tests and adding code isn’t always the best way to add to software
Wherein NFL announcers are quantified, a Pinterest product is made, and architecture is contemplated.
Wherein I contemplate repeated contemplations
Steve Smith on woodworking and furniture
There will always be more somethings we want to do than we have time to do. Right? Maybe. A lot of the right somethings can add…
First, read all of this excellent distillation of distributed systems by Jay Kreps, The Log: What every software engineer should know about real-time data’s unifying abstraction.…