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#533 – July 31, 2023

Before you try to do something, make sure you can do nothing

If you can't do nothing, then don't expect to be able to do something.

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Treemaps are awesome

Treemaps are an underutilized visualization that are capable of generically summarizing data of many shapes and sizes. To date, they've mostly been used for displaying the files consuming all of your disk space, but with a few tweaks, treemaps can be a flexible tool for exploring and navigating messy data blobs.

Nice to meet you, mondayDB architecture

In this blog post, you’ll get a glimpse of the complexities we tackled when implementing mondayDB, and a drill-down into the creative solutions we crafted in response.

What we talk about when we talk about System Design

Early in my research career, I had a chance to work with some of the best system researchers in the world on a number of really interesting system designs.

Good code is like a love letter to the next developer who will maintain it

We often romanticize the notion of programming, presenting it as an abstract form of art, a science, or even a form of magic. The truth, however, is much more practical and grounded.


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