Notes to self

Not gold alone brought us hither

Nov 26, 2011

Job security

Engineers mystify what they do, as a form of job security. Eventually people figure it out.

EC2 for Poets

Nov 4, 2011

Interesting lives

Have you ever noticed that our friends’ friends have much more interesting lives than our friends?

– From the book: Made to Stick

Oct 13, 2011


The modular Unix just keeps conforming to new applications. It helps that it’s open source but the open sourcing is a result of the modularity not the cause for it. So far, it looks like there is no stopping the revenge of Unix.

Unix’s Revenge | asymco