Fixing your retain cycles for fun and profit
Jan 29, 2019, 1:53 AM
I’m spending this week and next at Apple Entrepreneur Camp. It’s a fantastic opportunity to learn from Apple engineers. So far, it’s been WWDC on steroids. The least I can do is to spread some of the knowledge I’ve gotten.
The Tao Te Ching
Mar 12, 2018, 4:53 PM
I found this Ursula Le Guin translation of the Tao Te Ching on the bookshelf at an airbnb. I liked it so much that I bought my own copy.
Some thoughts on mastery for a young programmer
Feb 11, 2018, 8:11 AM
I recently met Ivan, a high schooler who is interested in both programming and self-improvement — two of my favorite topics. He taught himself to program and created several iPhone apps. He wanted to improve his programming skills but was...
My mom, the scientist
May 1, 2013, 9:48 AM
When we were kids, my brother and I knew that our mom was the scientist of the family. She had finished the better part of a PhD in chemistry before deciding to become a doctor. She also the one who knew how to fix things. From busted...