Posts

  • consumed content week ending 03-27-20 March 27, 2020

    Summary Quarantine life continues. Surprisingly, I’m still finding less time to read and process content. The time pinch of sharing more time and space with others is real. That being said, I am taking the time to write notes while reading, which will pay dividends down the road.

  • consumed content week ending 03-20-20 March 20, 2020

    Summary Week 1 of a new “normal” ends today. These are extraordinary times. I hope everyone is finding ways to stay safe, healthy, and sane right now. I find myself with a lot less time for podcast listening and reading. Ideally, I can find some way to rebalance in the coming weeks.

  • how I auto publish posts March 18, 2020

    My ongoing focus has been an emphasis on reducing as much friction as I can in writing and publishing. The consideration of ideas and knowledge, and translating them to my own words and mental models, still has a lot of value.

  • consumed content week ending 03-13-20 March 13, 2020

    Summary Unfortunately, another week of lagging reading. I did manage to read the Firecracker paper from AWS, which really impressed me. As always, I was lucky enough to have time for some interesting podcasts. SE Daily did a week of Javascript, so I spent some time with how the “other half” lives :) The AI podcast has had some great guests discussing topics in physics and quantum computing as well, and it’s still one of my most listened-to podcasts at the moment.

  • consumed content week ending 03-06-20 March 6, 2020

    Summary My quest to reduce friction in publishing weekly content continues. I’ve got a template created via yasnippets with some lisp to automatically populate the date. Regardless of when I create the file, the date will always be Friday of the current week.