This Weekly Squeak features content on Quantum computing, removing brilliant jerks from tech, the problems with Medium, the problems with office perks, arguments over Pompeii and more!
Interviews back next week.
Here my dulcet tones instead of reading them:
Puppies, football tables and free drinks don’t fix crappy hours and nasty bosses.
On the subject of jerks, just being smart may no longer be enough for some companies, it’s time to shape up and be a pleasant person too.
But hey, if you don’t like the company you’re working for, there’s a strong likelihood you can find another job.
Volcanologists say excavations by archaeologists are destroying useful clues about lava flow
The first episode of my new podcast, “The Enthusiastic Amateur” I speak with Sinclair Target of the two-bit history blog telling you some of what you need to know about computing history.
Why does everyone love Medium so much? 🤔
What can we actually do with Quantum computing, ten European startups are trying to find out.
Just because it’s blockchain, doesn’t mean you can trust it.
I continue my exploration of interactive fiction with a few games from the archive.