120 / Push and Pull

This is issue #120 of Arnes Weekly from

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Toot of the Week

getting fired from apple for printing out little pieces of paper that say ".DS_Store" and leaving them everywhere



Push and Pull

2 min · kellanem.com

Kellan Elliott-McCrea about the meaning and importance of push and pull in engineering processes.

How we manage 200+ open-source repos

5 min · turbot.com

This blog post contains seven lessons for managing open-source software.

How to communicate like a GitHub engineer: our principles, practices, and tools

9 min · github.blog

Ben Balter and Allison Matlack about async communication practices at GitHub.

Cutting Room Floor

Creativity faucet: Increase your creativity

4 min · julian.com

Julian Shapiro about what they call the creativity faucet; you almost always start with a bad idea and the trick is to keep trying.

Mirage at Apple Park

4 min · arun.is

Arun about the newest addition to the Apple Campus: An art installation called "Mirage". Thanks, Jan!

We're all lurkers now

3 min · embedded.substack.com

Kate Lindsay about the current state of social media: Everyone's either shouting into the void or lurking.


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