Abhishek Desai

My, myself and the Internet

Are You Creating Micromanagement Zombies?

Are You Creating Micromanagement Zombies? via Coding Horror by Jeff Atwood on 1/4/09 Do you manage other programmers, in any capacity? Then take Kathy Sierra’s quiz: Do you pride yourself on being “on top of” the projects or your direct reports? Do you have a solid grasp of the details of every project? Do you […]

Overnight success takes a long time

Overnight success takes a long time via Paul Buchheit by Paul Buchheit on 1/4/09 For some reason, this weekend has seen a lot of talk about what FriendFeed is/isn't/should be doing (see Louis Gray and others). One person even predicted that we will fail. I considered writing my own list of complaints about FriendFeed. I […]

The question is wrong

The question is wrong via Paul Buchheit by Paul Buchheit on 1/3/09 On "Coding Horror", Jeff Atwood asked this question: Let's say, hypothetically speaking, you met someone who told you they had two children, and one of them is a girl. What are the odds that person has a boy and a girl? He then […]

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