- The totalitarians of the attention economy
David Heinemeier Hansson
It’s become increasingly common for executives of dominant internet services to see their competition as all of human activity. Not just activity spent on competing or adjacent services, no, all activity of any kind. Any time spent outside their service equating to minutes on the clock to conquer. T…
- Stop Waiting for the Ripe Idea
10 Mar 2021
Deciding when to share an idea is a lot like picking fruit. A farmer can never know for certain how a fruit will taste. They look for any signals they can find of its ripeness — its color, smell, shape, and texture. Their success depends on their ability to do the seemingly impossible: predict how a…
- How to Use React Context Effectively
Learn how to use React Context effectively in your web applications by using custom hooks and memoization.
- On shutting down, weighing and boredom.
28 Nov 2020
Today, I’m shutting down two of my SaaS: Timelygigs and Adagio.