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Aug
26
So Many Stories

So Many Stories

I’ve been reorganizing my home office lately: changing out one desk for another, rearranging shelving, clearing away clutter. In
3 min read
Aug
20

User Interview Feedback

Over the last few weeks I’ve conducted a bunch of user interviews. Seventeen, to be precise. I also opened
4 min read
Aug
03

Tradeoffs

When I first started building the simulation, I intended to model what I thought was a simple scenario: a CI
3 min read
Jul
27

Learning Cycles

Huge thanks to all the folks who have set up time with me to see a demo of the simulation.
4 min read
Jul
21
Something to See

Something to See

Big news this week! The software development simulation I’ve been working on for months finally has a web-based visualization
6 min read
Jul
14

Sweet Sweet Simulations

ErrataIn last week’s newsletter I incorrectly identified Epstein and Axtell’s simulation. It’s called Sugarscape, not Sugarland. My
3 min read
Jul
06

The Long Way is Shorter

It’s been two weeks since my last update. Lots has happened, although not all in the form of externally
4 min read
Jun
22

Competing Priorities

For the last few weeks I have been working on both building out and exercising the (still unnamed) simulation engine.
7 min read
Jun
15

Non-linearity

When I explain to folks why I want to create a simulation about software development flow, I find myself repeating
5 min read
Jun
08

A Collection of Games

This week I wanted to highlight a selection of simulations and games that other folks have built that I’ve
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