The School for Social Design, from Joe Edelman (more)

brain-smushing book; widely referred to as GEB ISBN:0-465-02656-7, by Douglas Hofstadter (more)

product management tool with emphasis on north-star metric

Daniel Schmidt: OKRs are not Strategy. It’s easy to be sloppy in our thinking when conceiving product initiatives. We often prioritize doing things that we “know” must be done (more)

founder of

cf True Fan Game Rule - whose work will I automatically consume? (more)

Daniel Schmidt: Why business intelligence falls flat. It wasn't that people didn't care about the story the data was telling. They did care, and they were worried that the numbers were flat. The problem was they had no idea what they could do about it. The metrics in the dashboard were divorced from the actual work happening on the ground. (more)

Tom Critchlow: Some Notes on Executive Dashboards. Why are executive dashboards so bad? These days it’s less a case of completely missing reporting (though that still happens) but rather the things the executive team are looking at regularly lack any real insight into the business. (more)

news feed tool by Nate Parrott of Arc (is it built into Arc?) (more)


web browser it’s everything you care about, all in one place

As part of his Annabel Scheme serial, Robin Sloan created a template and ruby code to take markdown and generate (a) a web-based ebook, and (b) an epub. (more)

Drawing (visualizing) a graph (or maybe Network) dataset. See Graph Theory, Everything Is A Graph. (more)

Cory Doctorow: Dow Ppromised to turn sneakers into playground surfaces, then dumped them in Indonesia. Dow Chemicals plastered Singapore with ads for its sneaker recycling program (more)

Metaverse creator Neal Stephenson on the future of virtual reality. What’s your preferred current definition of the metaverse? (more)

Robin Sloan: Buoyed by the flood. (more)

A Lab Leak in China Most Likely Origin of Covid-19 Pandemic, Energy Department says. The new report highlights how different parts of the intelligence community have arrived at disparate judgments about the pandemic’s origin. (more)


This is the publicly-readable WikiLog Digital Garden (17k pages, starting from 2002) of Bill Seitz (a Product Manager and CTO). (You can get your own pair of garden/note-taking spaces from FluxGarden.)

My Calling: Reality Hacking to accelerate Evolution by increasing Freedom, Agency, and Leverage of Free Agents and smaller groups (SmallWorld) via D And D of Thinking Tools (software and Games To Play).

See Intro Page for space-related goals, status, etc.; or Wiki Node for more terse summary info.

Beware the War On The Net!



My Coding for fun.


Agile Product Development, Product Management from MVP to Product-Market Fit, Adding Product To Your Startup Team, Agility, Context, and Team Agency

My Coding

Change the World, (2020-06-27) Ways To Nudge Future; Network Enlightenment, Optimistic Near Future Vision; Huge Invention

FluxGarden; Hypermedia Pattern Language; Everyone Needs Their Own ThinkingSpace; Digital Garden; Virtual ThinkingSpace; Thinking Tools Companies; Webs Of Thinkers And Thoughts; My CollaborationWare History; Wiki Proliferation; Port, al Collaboration Roadmap; Wiki For GroupWare, Overlapping Scopes Of Collaboration, Email Discussion Beside Wiki, Wiki For CollaborationWare, Collaboration Roadmap; Sister Sites; Wiki Hack

Fractally Generative Pattern Language, Small Tribe, SimplestThing, Becoming A Reality Hacker, Less-Bullshit Living, The Craft; Games To Play; Evolution, Hack Your Life With A Private Wiki Notebook, Getting Things Done, And Other Systems

Digital Therapeutics, (2021-05-26) Pondering a Mental Health space, CoachBot; Inside-Out Markov Chain

Personal Cloud; 2018-11-29-NextOpenInfrastructure, 2018-11-15-BooksVsTweets; Stream/Flow Vs Garden/Stock

Social Warrens; Culture War; 2017-02-15-MindmapCultureWarSocialMediaEconomy; Cultural Pluralism

Alternatives To A College Degree; Credit Crisis 2008; Economic Transition; Network Economy; Making A Living; Varieties Of Info Technology Jobs; Generative Schooling; Product Oriented Unschooling; Reality Hacker; A 20th Century Economic Theory

Book list, Greatest Books

To Write

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