Things I read last week… (WB 18 October 2021)
What do people want in a co-founder?
Paul Graham on Beyond Smart.
Michael I. Jordan, ML pioneer says Stop calling everything AI.
New optical switch 1000x faster than transistors.
NSA’s contributions to computer science. [PDF]
“One of the biggest problems in web development, specifically and software development in general, is failure demand. “Failure demand is demand caused by a failure to do something or do something right for the customer." (John Seddon, 2003).”
136 facts about web development.
A 20-year longitudinal study finds little evidence that religiosity leads to greater life satisfaction.
Some video math explainers. [YouTube]
Vinyls are now outselling CDs. [Twitter]