Mike Ashley

21apr2019

April 21, 2019

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.