Reading List

Some things I’ve written or presented about Slack:
Reducing Slack’s memory footprint (3/3/2017)
A faster, smarter Quick Switcher (1/25/2016)
Flexibility and rigidity in frontend architecture (09/19/2015)

Some of the books + essays that have influenced me.

Succession by Sep Kamvar
Mastery & Mimicry by Sep Kamvar

The Poet and the Computer by Norman Cousins

The Big Here and Long Now by Brian Eno
A short history of progress by Ronald Wright

Work on stuff that matters by Tim O’Reilly
We don’t sell saddles here by Stewart Butterfield

Make space for beauty by Sep Kamvar

Education of a Programmer by Terry Crowley
Complexity and Strategy by Terry Crowley

How software is eating the world
by Venkatesh Rao & Grace Witherell

How Tesla will change the world by Wait but Why
How (and why) SpaceX will colonize Mars by Wait but Why

Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the way we make things
by Michael Braungart & William McDonough

Manifesto: The Mad Farmer Liberation Front
by Wendell Berry

Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life by William Finnegan

Wabi-Sabi: for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers
by Leonard Koren

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
Neuromancer by William Gibson

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