Why I joined Medium and have loved it ever since
About a year ago, I interviewed Joy for an engineering position at Medium. We finished the…
Someone will say MongoDB or PostgreSQL or Riak or DB du jour is the best tool for the job, usually followed by some folksy platitude about how perfectly it suits a problem domain. My issue with this approach is that it ignores two realities of…
This was a memo email sent to Medium’s engineering team on 11/4/14, unedited except for one note for clarity and one small redaction. See Hatching Inside Medium for context on this collection.
Today, the POG team wrapped up the engineering tasks, and Tech Ops…
How we build
This is a collection of stories about how our children perceive the world, what we learn from them, and how to become better parents and better humans. “To the world you are one person, but to your child you are the world”
People ask me all the time. I usually tell them the following: