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Gmail Creator and YC Partner Paul Buchheit on Joining Google, How to Become a Great Engineer and Happiness - Triplebyte Blog
Paul Buchheit is an engineer and partner at Y Combinator. He was the 23rd employee at Google, where he built Gmail and the first prototype for Adsense. After leaving Google he co-founded Friendfeed, which was acquired by Facebook.
Triplebyte co-founder and CEO, Harj Taggar, sat down with Paul to talk about how he got starting to program, joining Google, and becoming a great engineer.
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6 hours ago by jonny
"Write a Sentence as Clean as a Bone" And Other Advice from James Baldwin | Literary Hub
Any writer, I suppose, feels that the world into which he was born is nothing less than a conspiracy against the cultivation of his talent—which attitude certainly has a great deal to support it. On the other hand, it is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.
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