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    I aim to write mindblowing emails with real insight into the career and skills of a modern software engineer. "Raw and honest from the heart!" as one reader described them.

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    Software Engineering Lessons from Production

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    How we made the best burndown chart you've ever seen

    My entire career I've never seen a sprint finished on time. The new manager said "Oh I think we can fix that" ... 18 months later he proved me wrong
    April 12th, 2022

    What computer science can teach us about vaccine distribution

    How would you rollout the covid vaccine for max fairness and speed?
    January 15th, 2021

    Slack lied to me


    August 25th, 2016

    Adventures in homelessness


    September 30th, 2013

    My new favourite pomodoro app


    September 20th, 2013

    My very own daily WTF


    January 10th, 2013

    Game development in Webgl


    November 19th, 2012

    We are not generation sell


    November 15th, 2011

    A cool JavaScript property you never noticed

    A few years ago I was playing around with JavaScript trying to find the cleanest way to implement callbacks in functions. Primarily I wanted a readable way to make certain the last argument passed is a callback, withut having to rely on knowing how many arguments there are and so on. Instead I stumbled upon a pretty cool feature of how javascript handles function arguments.
    April 16th, 2011

    Clients need deadlines too


    November 10th, 2010

    Shaved! \o/


    December 1st, 2009

    Stupid users are a myth


    March 17th, 2009

    God and science are in love


    February 5th, 2009

    How to induce lucid REM


    January 14th, 2009

    Powernaps and gambling


    January 13th, 2009

    Why being creative sucks


    January 4th, 2009

    In year 2009 I will ...


    December 29th, 2008

    Obama wins


    November 4th, 2008

    Dirty hacks are everywhere


    October 29th, 2008

    What blogs are all about


    October 25th, 2008

    Drug use is not abuse


    October 13th, 2008

    Switching to feed readers


    October 8th, 2008

    Software Engineering Lessons from Production

    Join Swizec's Newsletter and get insightful emails 💌 on mindsets, tactics, and technical skills for your career. Real lessons from building production software. No bullshit.

    "Man, love your simple writing! Yours is the only newsletter I open and only blog that I give a fuck to read & scroll till the end. And wow always take away lessons with me. Inspiring! And very relatable. 👌"

    ~ Ashish Kumar

    Join 15,883+ engineers learning lessons from my "raw and honest from the heart" emails.

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