Originals

Adam Grant: The surprising habits of original thinkers Just wanted to share this great TED talk about original thinking; hoping it helps developers think better about the role of procrastination in original thinking. ...


Type Inspection In Go

Since it seems to be the vogue inevitability for JS/Node engineers to dabble in Go, I am inevitably, well, dabbling in Go. My experience with the language so far has been an extremely pleasant one. In many ways it has been like sipping a surprisingly good cup of espresso ...


On Starting Simply

tl;dr: I'm following up on my "Start Simply, Simply Start" from a bit ago with some more practical thoughts on starting simply. My hope is to also write on the second of these ideas, "On Simply Starting." Simplicity is a prerequisite for reliability - Edsger W. Djikstra I wrote ...



Start Simply, Simply Start

tl;dr: Start Simply: Use, build, learn what you need when you need it. Simply Start: Don't let everything get in the way of doing something. There's been a lot of talk, writing, presentations, and tweeting over the past year-ish about the sheer pace of development, proliferation of tools, and ...