Tag Archive: learning

October 2015

Open Source, Technology, and the Future of Education →

Making things open source sounds like a great ideology of sharing and making the world a better place, but the success of making things open source depends on more than simply allowing anyone to use and modify it.

September 2015

Lessons from my 12 Week Internship at Ooyala →

Between the lines of code, 9 to 5 work day, and flurry of learning how to use new mobile development tools, my first software internship taught me how to be a better engineer, think more carefully about my career, and learn from some of the best in the industry.

June 2015

The Good and Bad of Techno-Optimism in the Valley →

Silicon Valley is often seen as a bubble of people who think that every problem can be solved with technology. It’s created an enormous amount of wealth and capital, which has had mixed effects on different groups of people. What are the lessons we can take away from the last half century in Silicon Valley?

May 2015

Hindsight is not 20/20 →

Everyone says experience is the best education. However, looking backwards is often subconsciously clouded with emotional biases and incomplete information that form inaccurate conclusions that restrict our ability to keep an open mind, hindering our ability to see objectively.