Mike Ashley

21apr2019

Lessons from Six Software Rewrite Stories
Interesting examples of how to evolve your platform within constraints of business models.
The Play Defecit
An argument against parent supervision. I wonder what the Chinese would say about this given long school days and an extra day on the weekend.
How to Apologize
Sometimes you need reminded of the fundamentals.
Running a Bakery on Emacs and PostgreSQL
Delightful.
15 Months of Fresh Hell Inside Facebook
This story surprised me in two ways. First, I didn’t realize the degree to which Facebook controlled journalism through advertising. Second, if the factual recounting is true, I can’t imagine working for a company with executive management that behaves like this.