The most important thing in a software system is it’s logic. What to do, when and how is the problem software solves. Unfortunately, the logic of a software system becomes less and less clear over time to the developers that work on it.
As a piece...
2016-05-02 09:37:00 -0400
I’ve quietly been building out a massive amount of features for
FANS.FM. The platform is already powering several large podcasts and is pushing ~10TB in downloads per month.
Much more to come soon…
2016-05-01 20:18:00 -0400
My 2016 Resolutions:
Read at least one book a month
Write at least once a week
2016-01-01 13:01:00 -0500
In a Self-Serve World, Start-Ups Find Value in Human Helpers 2015-12-17 09:52:00 -0500
After 2 months of using the Swift programming language full-time I can safely say that I am a fan. It strikes the right balance between being both a dynamic and typed language.
I haven’t been this pumped about a language since Ruby. It’s been a...
2015-12-05 16:14:00 -0500
Sometimes when you go to update a table view cell and you’re not scrolled at the top (or bottom if you’re inverted) of your table view you’ll notice one of the follow behaviors:
The UITableView scrolls to the top or bottom
The UITableView looks hung...
2015-12-05 09:32:00 -0500
I joined Blade 2 months ago and have been working away on a new travel product. This week we revealed the
name of our new company and some of our ambitions to build a better travel experience.
I work at
Lola now. 2015-12-05 08:25:00 -0500
The best podcast of the past week was easy:
Marc Maron finally got to interview Lorne Michaels in a rare extended interview.
Lorne is a bit of a mythical figure of comedy and it was fascinating to hear his thinking behind Saturday Night Live. As...
2015-11-16 18:45:00 -0500
Your business doesn’t need to be “yooge” just so you can feel “yooge.”
My favorite thing to hear from a CEO is “we’re going to be N people by the end of the year” as if that alone is an accomplishment. It’s not.
2015-11-11 08:30:00 -0500
I was listening to a podcast recently interviewing director David Wain (Wet Hot American Summer) and he mentioned that Netflix never reveals its viewing data to its content creators. Only Netflix knows its ratings.
I guess if you’re Netflix ratings...
2015-11-10 18:53:00 -0500