Things I read last week… (WB 12 July 2021)
When you look at something you build from the perspective of how happy it might make someone vs. how angry it could make them, it also becomes easier to experiment and put things into the wild.
Aaron Harris explains why founders should build toys.
A16Z on choosing your North Star Metric.
NFX on the Network Economy.
Ben Evans discusses upcoming App Store regulation.
Inside Seagate’s hard drive factory in Colorado.
Understanding the Axiom of Choice.
How many numbers exist? New developments on the continuum hypothesis.
Google AI: Speeding up reinforcement learning with a new physics simulation engine.
Consciousness and the Laws of Physics. [PDF]
Why we can’t focus on blue.
The elements of product design.
The logistics of the Tokyo Olympics. [YouTube]