Category: reading list
Engineering Serendipity: On how creativity is sparked by your networks, and face-to-face communication.
Distributed Systems and the End of the API: Chas Emerick discusses issues with distributed systems and how to solve them.
The Story of the Hearing Glove: When Norbert Wiener presented a device that could translate sound to touch, people couldn’t wait to try it out. Testing didn’t go as planned.
The Trouble With Harvard: The Ivy League is broken and only standardized tests can fix it
Dear Novak, Love Roger: Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer exchange emails during the US Open Final – another masterpiece by Brian Phillips.
Why You Should Refrigerate Tomatoes and Ignore Anyone Who Says Otherwise: Serious Eats at it again, challenging conventional culinary wisdom with experimentation and data.