Sunday, July 11, 2010
Secrets Of Superstar Programmer Productivity: Flow
Referenced in the video:
Great Hackers by Paul Graham
Hitting The High Notes by Joel Spolsky
Some notes on productivity from futurepundit.com
Conventional wisdom advocates checking your e-mail every five minutes - or worse yet, setting your mail client to check automatically for you and alert you the moment a new message arrives. Conventional wisdom also held that nobody would buy the iPad, that the iPod needed more features, that Ruby on Rails could never compete with a "real" framework like J2EE, and (if you go far back enough) that the earth was flat and the whole universe revolved around it.
If you have Growl on your Mac, you should uninstall it immediately.
Posted by Giles Bowkett at 8:13 PM