- Stop just using “Frontend” or “Backend” to describe the Engineering you like
13 Sept 2020
Why the “frontend” vs “backend” engineering axis doesn’t map well to engineers’ psychology. And how using just one division can lead to job mismatches, turnover, and even push some new grad engineers into product management.
- In which a laptop defies the trends
6 Sept 2021
Over the years I've been a consistent user of Thinkpads; early on because I liked the keyboards, but then later just because I wanted hardware that would last a long time rather than a machine with a soldered-in battery that's designed to be more disposable.
- Quitting Entrepreneurship, Getting A Job
Daniel R. Sim
9 Sept 2021
This is the seldom-told story of quitting entrepreneurship and taking a job.