Readings for Lunch — [ 17 Dec 2018 ]

Lumiere London 2018 (source)


Dr. Elon & Mr. Musk: life inside Tesla's production hell

Previous year, Musk had made an audacious announcement: His company, would soon begin manufacturing a new sedan that it planned to sell for just $35,000, putting it within reach of the middle class.


Yak shaving and fixing​

"I know everyone always says that yak shaving is bad, but I’m not so sure. If I’m trying to use some tool we’ve built and then I notice that it’s buggy in an annoying way, I often sit down to fix it.
Or if the build system for whatever I’m working on is borked, is it a good idea to try to fix it for the next person or just work around it and leave it broken?"