Guesstimate is a tool for performing estimates using monte carlo experiments. It can be used similarly to excel, but provides the option of providing ranges and distributions as values instead of individual points. Other metrics can do mathematical operations on these cells/metrics. After each new input is added or changed, a set of 5000 samples is randomly generated from each input and goes through the specified operations to produce confidence intervals in the output.
An Instagram-like desktop app developed with Electron and Web technologies for a simple photo retouching workflow. This iteration uses CSSgram (that uses GPU accelerated CSS filters and blend modes) for Instagram like effects.
To be a good programmer is difficult and noble. The hardest part of making real a collective vision of a software project is dealing with one’s coworkers and customers. Writing computer programs is important and takes great intelligence and skill. But it is really child’s play compared to everything else that a good programmer must do to make a software system that succeeds for both the customer and myriad colleagues for whom she is partially responsible. In this essay I attempt to summarize as concisely as
If you’ve ever worked or considered working in a startup or fast-growing tech company, you probably have experienced or tried to learn about stock options, RSUs, and other elements of equity compensation.