Video calls in the uncanny valley
nVidia has figured out a clever way to dramatically reduce video call bandwidth, and it's pretty wild.
Thinking of Jim
Remembering my friend Jim Gilliam on what would be his 43rd birthday.
Blade Runner 2020, San Francisco edition
Futuristic science fiction dystopia meets reality.
Passion and perserverance
One of the purest pursuits of creative perseverance I've witnessed.
The truth and privacy aren't free
An observation on the inequality of reliable information and data privacy.
Learn the lessons of history
Timely wisdom pouring forth in this posthumous op-ed from John Lewis.
An exercise in freedom
See your concentration, this opportunity to sit here with your mind quiet, as an exercise in freedom.
10 years of journaling
On June 26, 2010, I decided to start a daily journal. To my surprise, I haven't stopped since.
Jerry Seinfeld's writing routine
"You don’t have to write, but you can’t do anything else."
Life outside the city
Discovering a welcome distraction from the tragic perpetual crises engulfing our world in 2020.
Range: Why generalist triumph in a specialized world
by David Epstein