Programming Culture And Philosophy I could hack on projects like this and nobody would care at all because I'm a famous programmer, and there is no such thing as famous programmers. I don't exist. I'm an enigma.
Inside the Mind of Jeff Bezos To promote his decentralized vision of the company, he created "two-pizza teams": highly autonomous task forces with five to seven people — no more than can be fed with two pizzas — who innovate and test new features.
How to get the most money from filling out your W-4 form I was trying to figure out how to do the opposite. I know most people want the biggest paycheck they can, because otherwise you are just giving the government a loan until the end of the year basically. But I prefer the peace of mind that when it comes time to do taxes I don’t end up owing a bunch of money.
RSS Bookmarklet for Google Chrome Apparently Google Chrome has no RSS detection stuff yet? Google has some bookmarklets for it though, which is fine for now. I'm switching to Chrome for a week exclusively.
Apple’s Buttons There’s an odd sentiment among nerds that Steve Jobs (and the fine people at Apple) hate buttons. I have a different theory: they absolutely love buttons.
Would you say to someone, “Wow, you must hate dogs. You only have one. You enjoy his company and playing with him, but seriously, only one? What do you have against dogs?”.
No, you wouldn’t say that. Because it’s a stupid thing to say.