On Generalists and Organizational Edge Cases
Ephemerality vs. Impact
Bringing back the tastes of Food of the Ancients
In recent years, there has been lots of writing about the idea of progress, including within a burgeoning field of “progress studies.” One aspect of…
Making an Impact via Mental Hooks and Conceptual Frameworks
Embracing Errors in Technology
My daughter used to pay very careful attention to my driving. But it wasn’t really just about road safety or even sightseeing—it was about information…
I’m a sucker for generative analogies when it comes to computer programming: the kinds of analogies or metaphors that get you to think about code in a…
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