A useful overview of engineering manager archetypes to reflect and contrast the various responsibilities that managers can take on.
An interesting argument that uses Scott’s critique of high modernism to cast doubt on how beneficial machine learning will be for authoritarian regimes. Also a bit reminiscent of Weyl’s critique of technocracy.
Let’s hope it’s true.
A grand treatment by Arundhati Roy of the situation that India is in now.
I was saddened by reading that Iepe, a Dutch fixture here in Berlin, had passed away suddenly and far too young.
It’s common for angry people to be dismissed but it is also a fully wrong and unjust attitude.
A very thorough treatment of how “Good Intent” is harmful to diversity and inclusion.