Here’s an interesting and short documentary about something you may not know about!
It’s 1990, and Linus Torvalds was an unhappy Minix user.
Everyone knows that to do great work you need both natural ability and determination. But there’s a third ingredient that’s not as well understood: an obsessive interest in a particular topic.
Source: The Bus Ticket Theory of Genius
An interview with a pioneer.
Source: Programming in 1969
When it comes to composition and length, your password (mostly) doesn’t matter.
This is a fantastic watch. While it’s a little “out there”, there really are people like this. Be sure to watch all the way to the end for some really great advice!
Source: (YouTube: https://youtu.be/g2AtLh2mjNI)
The bittersweet consequence of YouTube’s incredible growth is that so many stories will be lost underneath all of the layers of new paint. This is why I wanted to tell the story of how, ten years ago, a small team of web developers conspired to… | Chris Zacharias | Founder of imgix. YCombinator alum. Ex-YouTuber. Studied New Media at RIT.
Source: A Conspiracy To Kill IE6