The Joys of Closed Source Code

Background Yesterday someone placed a request in our group's ticket queue. I serviced most of the asks in the request. Unfortunately, there is one outstanding item. I asked the requester to please ask another group for clarifying information that will allow us to service the need more succinctly.   Technical Lead Email After a little … Continue reading The Joys of Closed Source Code

E.B. White, ‘Here is New York’

Background I am feeling this passage this morning: There are roughly three New Yorks. There is, first, the New York of the man or woman who was born there, who takes the city for granted and accepts its size, its turbulence as natural and inevitable. Second, there is the New York of the commuter—the city … Continue reading E.B. White, ‘Here is New York’