Almost everyone who does great work toils in relative obscurity. Performance reviews are social fiction. How do people really advance through the corporate hierarchy?
A few days ago I realized something. I don’t like writing. I realized it because I found creative energy to work on programming projects again, and I e…
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Last time I reviewed Steve Jobs and the NeXT Big Thing. Today I want to review Elon Musk by Ashlee Vance. The juxtaposition of the two books is fortuit…
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I've been hacking non-stop for over two weeks. During this time my tech stack has grown to many libraries and multiple services. I've done a lot of exp…
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Last week I spent every waking moment coding Myrme. I haven’t been this consumed by flow in years. I even thought I permanently lost that ability. But,…
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Last week I wrote that I'm starting to work on Myrme— a social network to promote cordial civil discourse. I feel uneasy about a small cabal of compani…
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In the past seven days Americans stormed the U.S. Capitol building, Twitter and Facebook banned Donald Trump from their platforms, Google and Apple ban…
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Hello paid subscribers. I’ve created a Signal group for Zero Credibility. I’ve had *a lot* of e-mail and Twitter DMs, and I’ve connected with some of y…
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