One Big Fluke › What's awful about being a {software engineer, tech lead, manager}?
Common problems people have as an individual contributor, tech lead, and manager.
career  engineering  management  techlead 
5 weeks ago
How DHH organizes his Rails controllers - Jerome's Adventures in Software
DHH makes his controllers very granular. Where most people would add an action, he creates a new resource.
ruby  rails  rest 
6 weeks ago
Firing People
Zach Holman's story of getting fired from GitHub.
career  business 
10 weeks ago
On asking job candidates to code
Notes on experiences with coding challenges (giving and completing). Blind review at Digital Ocean.
career  interview  from iphone
10 weeks ago
Avoid Pop Culture Architecture · Deliberate Software
"Fashion is ultimately a signaling mechanism for status. We are attracted to fashionable architectures because they signal we have worked on elite teams. The more difficult or costly the trade-offs of the architecture, the more elite and special our team must have been to implement it successfully."
software  architecture 
10 weeks ago
Million Dollar Products · by Kyle Neath
"Treat People Well + Make Money + Build Rad Shit"
business  startup  lifestyle 
february 2016
Yeller - Getting to Zero Exceptions
"1. Fix new unique exceptions as soon as they show up
2. Expected exceptions get turned into metrics
3. Add a regression test every time you fix an exception
4. Start with the most painful exceptions"
programming  exception  monitoring 
january 2016
Instagram's Million Dollar Bug
Remote code execution on a Rails app leads to privilege escalation that exposes all of Instagram's data
security  bug  facebook 
december 2015
Brillat-Savarin (cheese) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Had some Brillat-Savarin affine and it was super good.
food  cheese 
november 2015
Stock Photos No License-Alana | Free Stock Photos
Yea! Someone built a nice, easy to use public domain stock photos site.
photography  design  stock  photo 
november 2015
Batteries user guide
Enhancements and additions to the OCaml standard library. Includes a UTF8 string type.
programming  software  ocaml  from iphone
november 2015
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