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Really Scary

I just finished William Langewiesche’s The Atomic Bazaar: The Rise of the Nuclear Poor, which may be the scariest 192 pages I’ve ever read. Langewiesche’s su...
November 23, 2007

On Being Bumped Up

It’s a common complaint in industry: if you’re good at building things, the odds are you’ll get promoted to team lead, at which point you’ll be too busy herd...
November 22, 2007

We Buy It For The Interviews, Honest

Psiphon (which was once upon a time a CSC49X project) has made Esquire magazine’s list of six ideas that will change the world. Congratulations to Michelle L...
November 22, 2007