- The Road Less Traveled – DeWayne Roy
DeWayne on dropping out and hustling to find a job in SF.
- Industry Towns – Where You Start A Company Matters – Elad Gil
A geographical analysis of where startups are funded and why network effects dominate in startup cities.
- Reflections on Refactor Camp 2019 – Venkatesh Rao
vgr reflects on an eventful refactor camp. The theme this year was Escaping Reality.
- Mazes as Mirrors of Creation – Dan Schmidt
The concept of idea mazes and why creating always involves detours.
- The Epic Story of Container Shipping – Venkatesh Rao
A review of the book The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger, by Marc Levinson (2006).