We're hiring a lot of positions, I want to work with more of my friends! https://tidelift.com/about/careers If you apply, lemme know so I can mark you as a referral :)
When there is massive growth and metrics are looking great, it's not obvious what we did really matters.
You can attribute it to your disciplined 100hr/wk work ethic, or revolutionary open plan office layout, or your team's paleo diet, or the specific curve radius of your edges. Whatever.
But when the market turns, that's when we find out what really mattered. Or maybe it was just the right opportunism at the right time, and the party is over.
Success stories don't talk about this.
If you're into retro shooter games, this one is for you: https://store.steampowered.com/app/844440/The_Indie_Game_Legend_3D/
(Just released by a friend. I played the alpha, it has lots of great takes on old classics.)
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"to be fair, who could have predicted that applying to a job could yield an interview. it's almost like they're correlated somehow" - @shazow
@ericflo Random question: Do you idle on any chat rooms? How many/why not?
So far, I'd describe NixOS as Salt Stack meets vim-plug meets... maybe some parts of Gentoo (getting familiar feelings of ebuild patching and the community).
Playing around with NixOS.
Feels good to just write a bunch of aspirational declarative configs and then try to run them all at once: https://github.com/shazow/nixfiles
I wish there were provisions for managing the disk partitions too (particularly since I'm testing in a vm).
A doodler and computerer. I like open source, room-scale virtual reality, linux, neovim, and p2p systems. YC alum and Xoogler. Cat person.
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