““The easy problems have been solved. Designing systems is difficult because there is no consensus on what the problems are, let alone how to solve them,” wrote Mary Poppendieck, the lean-software development guru, in 2002.” Strategy as a Wicked Problem https://hbr.org/2008/05/strategy-as-a-wicked-problem via Instapaper (via iamdanw)

When Culture Sets

brycedotvc: Over 10yrs ago, I walked into the family office of Jeff Bezos- these are the people who invest Jeff’s personal money. Upon entering the office I was struck by a piece of furniture that seemed oddly out of place. In the front conference room sat a table. Well, not really a table as much […]

code as material,code as medium, versus algorithm as material,algorithm as medium, versus rule as material,rule as medium.

jtotheizzoe: via infinity-imagined: City lights photographed from the International Space Station and Neurons imaged with fluorescence microscopy. Source images; Cities (1) (2) (3) (4) (5), Neurons (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) We can explore this at another level by remembering our old friend slime mold (see my previous slimy posts here), which give us reason to […]