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Why MongoDB, from the CTO of MongoDB
Frank Abagnale tells his own story in his impeccable style.
The most wholesome family band on YouTube.
The $800m business school plan, executed in 6 years.
Twilio's origins and early mishaps, through Jeff's eyes.
How Waze crowdsourced its way to a Billion dollar payout — because it had no choice.
The origin of k8s and its spinoff company, from its CTO.
Deconstructing how Kevin Smith talks about Superman Lives and Tim Burton.
One of my favorite indie rock + pop cover bands
Tribalism - the newest Influence principle.
The most underappreciated principle of Influence.
How does Steph Smith's ratchet pricing strategy use Cialdini's principles?
How do you convince someone to accept a situation they normally wouldn't? Show them that it could be much worse.
Defining over 40 years of the greatest Hollywood soundtracks.
What comes after Ethereum?
How do you bring the real world into the blockchain world when billions of dollars are at stake?
What are the Layer 1 and Layer 2 approaches to scaling?
What is Eth 2 and what is The Merge?
An exploration of Empirical Software Engineering. We know far less than we care to admit, and the stuff we do know is boring but definitely worth investing in.
Taking songwriting notes from musicians, for Music Friday.
What writing tips can we take from professional authors?
What do you do if you had to write for your company to survive, on *insurance* of all things?
Good writing has 3 components: Engine + Drag + Lift.
Audio notes on Julian, Aella, and Sam Parr's process for engaging their audiences.
I spoke with fellowship students from Major League Hacking about my book!
A collection of the famous autotune singer singing WITHOUT autotune.
A powerful demonstration of pacing and leading in favor of Aldous Huxley's Brave New World.
A spirited defense of George Orwell's take on power, media, and memory.
When to quit a sure thing to work on a risky thing.
The incredible origin story of Yahoo from start to $850m IPO in 2 years.