Links for November 28th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Chinese Leader Xi Jinping's Mind Explained

Patrick OShaughnessy on Twitter: "venture capital GPs or angels, a question: what is the average amount of time in hours you spend talking with a founding team or learning about their business/industry before making an investment?" / Twitter

Pot Roast with Mashed Baked Potatoes - YouTube

Max Headroom 20 minutes into the future 1985 - YouTube

digital_video_introduction/ at master · leandromoreira/digital_video_introduction · GitHub

Financial-Models-Numerical-Methods/ at master · cantaro86/Financial-Models-Numerical-Methods · GitHub

Unenumerated: Exit and freedom

Unenumerated: Money, blockchains, and social scalability

The main thread is overworked & underpaid (Chrome Dev Summit 2019) - YouTube

The team that powers VLC – Increment: Teams

TikTok - Cheerfulness and censorship

Why Are Canadian Construction Costs So High? | Pedestrian Observations

The Service Mesh: What Every Software Engineer Needs to Know about the World's Most Over-Hyped Technology

ROOM | Soundproof Phone Booths For The Open Office

“You Don’t Bring Bad News to the Cult Leader”: Inside the Fall of WeWork | Vanity Fair

The Longest Now

An Oral History of LimeWire: The Little App That Changed the Music Industry Forever | MEL Magazine

Craftsman, executive— a tale of two modes | defmacro

Creating a $24k MRR, open source solution to the headaches of headless browsers

schedule [Computer Architecture - Fall 2019]

Never Meant 64 - YouTube

Why Gross Margins Matter | Two Sigma Ventures

The Real Class War - American Affairs Journal

Chuck Person's Eccojams Vol 1. Visual Album - YouTube

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Links for November 22nd

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

The Dating Market: Thesis Overview

𝐇𝐔𝐍𝐓𝐒𝐌𝐀𝐍 🇺🇸 on Twitter: "In the past few days, I've highlighted how China's #BeltandRoad Initiative (BRI) has been a trojan horse since 2013 for securing critical geopolitical footprints and resources throughout Eurasia, Afri

The Freakishly Strong Base · Collaborative Fund

Business is the only area of human activity where you get paid to change your mind | The Spectator

Selling My Bootstrapped SaaS Business - Tyler Tringas

Clang-format tanks performance | Performance Matters

Parcels - Lightenup (Breakbot remix) - YouTube

That time I met Brent Belzberg's uncle

How to Kickstart and Scale a Marketplace Business – Phase 1: 🐣 Crack the Chicken-and-Egg Problem (Part 1/4)

Who deserves the Nobel for China’s economic development? | Andrew Batson's Blog

Linear – The issue tracking tool you'll enjoy using

Manuel Belt & Road | China Leadership

High US health care spending is quite well explained by its high material standard of living – Random Critical Analysis

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Links for November 16th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

Facebook Interview - YouTube

Scott Galloway on Twitter: "Lost video from 1997 of @JeffBezos explaining how he got the idea of Amazon" / Twitter

Clockify - 100% Free Time Tracking Software

Low conscientiousness and its solutions. How do I become normal like most people : slatestarcodex

Time Series Prediction - A short introduction for pragmatists · Blog · Liip

Memories of Murder - End Scene [HD] - YouTube

Warm-Up Exercises That Sound Pleasant But Make You WORK - YouTube

The Maturing of QUIC

Making Money isn't Magic : slatestarcodex

When your data doesn’t fit in memory: the basic techniques

William Sharpe - YouTube

The Sharp Startup: When PayPal Found Product-Market Fit

xo/usql: Universal command-line interface for SQL databases

15 Years of AWS Blogging! | AWS News Blog

One-Skillet Chicken with Buttery Orzo Recipe | Bon Appetit

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Don't believe the hype: Basic Income reduces labor supply by 10%, which is a lot - Chris Stucchio

Why you should trust prediction markets a little less : TheMotte

Digital Waves - Wicked - YouTube

(1) Solve the Equation - LeetCode

MIT 2006 Integration Bee - YouTube

Invincible (2001 drama film) - Wikipedia

Mosh: An Interactive Remote Shell for Mobile Clients - YouTube

Answers to Quora questions.: Q: What is the difference between Bayesian and frequentist statistics?

Continuous Integration

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Tarrare - Wikipedia

The 53rd William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition

Neutrinos Lead to Unexpected Discovery in Basic Math | Quanta Magazine

Explaining 4K 60Hz Video Through USB-C Hub | Big Mess o' Wires

厨师长教你:“麻辣火锅底料”的硬核正宗做法,保证你过一个红红火火的年!Spicy hotpot soup base - YouTube

Star Wipers Makes the Rags That Clean Up All Your Messes

Camels and Rubber Duckies – Joel on Software

How to Make Wealth

Build your own React

What is this Product?!!: MIT Integration Bee (15) - YouTube

AlphaFold @ CASP13: “What just happened?” « Some Thoughts on a Mysterious Universe

Andrew Cutler on Twitter: "ML entering protein folding: "For DeepMind’s group of ~10 researchers, with primarily (but certainly not exclusively) ML expertise, to so thoroughly route everyone surely demonstrates the structural inefficiency of academic sc

Turning PostgreSQL into a queue serving 10,000 jobs per second · GitHub

Technical interview with a Google engineer: Meeting hour optimization - YouTube

reddit: the front page of the internet


Why child labour beats school - UnHerd

The Feminist | Issue 35 | n+1

Gavin Baker on Twitter: "1) Lots of pushback to my earlier statement that “Masa is brilliant and have to respect the track record.” But numbers are numbers. In investing, brilliant is as brilliant does to quote the surprisingly Aristotelian Forrest Gu

The Dating Market: Thesis Overview

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Links for November 9th

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

The Trillion Dollar Lawsuit, Part One

Advice to my younger self

Why I don’t love Light Rail transit –

Moneyness: Bitcoin, 11-years in

Moneyness: The life and death of an internet monetary meme

Moneyness: Prepaid debit cards. The other anonymous payments method

Debugging an evil Go runtime bug -


For Sale: SAT-Takers’ Names. Colleges Buy Student Data and Boost Exclusivity - WSJ

The new dot com bubble is here: it’s called online advertising - The Correspondent

Durbin–Wu–Hausman test - Wikipedia

Lenin: Where to Begin?

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Dopamine Fast: Boost your Focus & Motivation in 24 hours

Death poem - Wikipedia

Which Index Options Should You Sell? by Roni Israelov, Harsha Tummala :: SSRN

System design hack: Postgres is a great pub/sub & job server

The Spectacular Rise and Fall of WeWork - YouTube

Korean Education: A View from the Trenches : slatestarcodex

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Links for November 2nd

Here are some links I found interesting this week.

23rd Month – (Cucumber Feeding Frenzy) NO filter, NO CO2, NO Ferts 5 Gallon Nano Tank - YouTube

Concurrent Servers: Part 6 - Callbacks, Promises and async/await - Eli Bendersky's website

California Air Quality Map: See ratings in your area in near-real time

Playboy Interview: Steve Jobs

Tether: The Story So Far | Kalzumeus Software

Why Happy People Cheat - The Atlantic

How to Build a High-Ticket Sales Funnel: A Marketing Makeover | Growth Tools

The User Interface

Essays of Schopenhauer, by Arthur Schopenhauer : On Authorship and Style.

Sturm und Drang - Wikipedia

Crazy Ideas Thread : slatestarcodex

Do this when stressed or cannot sleep : lifehacks

Drawabox | A free, exercise based approach to learning the fundamentals of drawing

How To Scale a Development Team

Sevish - Droplet (53-tone microtonal music) - YouTube

DKIM demystified - Blog

My Heroku values · GitHub

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