Learning as becoming

businesses… need a new worldview… that shifts the emphasis… from success as accomplishment to success as learning. Jeff Sussna, in Designing Delivery “Success as learning” doesn’t mean learning lessons. This is not learning as facts. This is learning as becoming. It is learning that bakes into who we are and how we do things, bakes …

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Key signatures in piano music: the underlying technology

Today, sheet music (at least, the major keys) went from magic to technology for me. Magic is spellcasting, is memorization. Technology is understanding, is derivation. Technology takes up so much less space in my head! If you can read music enough to pick out a simple song but wonder why chords and their weird names …

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ElixirConf keynote: Elixir for the world

Whoa. If there is a more meaningful talk that the one @jessitron just gave at #ElixirConf, I haven’t seen it yet. — Raul Murciano (@happywebcoder) October 2, 2015 Video http://confreaks.tv/videos/elixirconf2015-keynote-elixir-should-take-over-the-world Slides with notes Big PDF with notes (15M) Slides only (on speakerdeck) References Camille Fournier on distributed systems: video Caitie McCaffrey on stateful services: video  Denise Jacobs, creativity: video Marty …

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