Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

I’ve Been Amazoned

Scroll down on this page and play the video — I think it makes me look chunky, but Sadie says TV adds ten pounds…
January 09, 2008

Where the Puck Is, Part 5

Imagine a world in which bookstores printed books on demand, then and there. Sure, they’d keep a couple of copies of each volume on their shelves for reader...
January 08, 2008

Apparently We’re Doing Well

From today’s post by Tim O’Reilly: Beautiful Code, a collection of essays by master programmers about how they solved particularly hard problems, must have h...
January 08, 2008

Code Sprint Day 3

Florian and Adam opened the place up; Jeff and I were here 10 minutes later; Tony, Luke, and Yi Qing arrived in time for coffee, and DC and his hangover made...
January 06, 2008

Code Sprint Day 2

10:00 am start; thirteen of us busying away. We’re opening as many bugs as we’re closing (thanks to the testing team), but it still feels like progress. Le...
January 05, 2008