On programmers and labor markets

It looks like I'm going to have to learn some new things for work soon (specifically some machine learning stuff). This isn't at the top of my list of things I want to be learning, but »

The European Ruby Revolution

I've just returned from RubyDay 2016 in Florence (which is absolutely beautiful, by the way), where I gave a talk encouraging folks to think more about the future of Ruby in today's multi-core world. A big »

Code like an economist

I love learning about economics - especially behaviorial economics - so of course, I love the Freakonomics podcast & blog and such. One of the really awesome things that they've covered several times is England's "nudge" »