I’m less philosophically aligned with The Economist these days, but giving users more control seems like a good starting point.
“Just as America drew up sophisticated rules about intellectual property in the 19th century, so it needs a new set of laws to govern the ownership and exchange of data, with the aim of giving solid rights to individuals.” – How to Tame the Tech Titans
Great post on software design. Software specs are funny things; they only have long-term value if followed. Seems like it should go without saying, but…
“I’m a downhill skier. I get to the bottom. Once I’ve gotten to the end I do a lot of rewriting. I start rewriting from the front while I’m still writing at the back, just to remind myself what I’ve written.” – Margaret Atwood on writing
How to read on the web in 2018. mashable.com/2017/12/2…
Republished my thought On Product Engineering to Medium; it’ll be interesting to see how response differs from when I posted to my personal blog.
Just read the news of Dean Allen’s passing. I remember what a revelation Textpattern was in what feels like another lifetime.
Picked up John Green’s 📚 “Turtles All the Way Down” two days ago; stayed up an extra hour last night reading. This is why I love YA novels.
Really interesting to see how people are using #Rust macros for code generation. Latest example: GraphQL Schemas