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How to hire a great engineering manager

How do you hire a great engineering manager?

It’s a question I’ve been grappling with a lot, as the company I’ve been leading has doubled in size every year for the past five years. 678 more words


Newly minted MacArthur 'genius' could make cloud computing more secure

Craig Gentry didn’t grow up wishing to break complex encryption schemes and make new models of securing data for a living, but that’s what happened. And now he’s landed a $625,000 stipend as… 664 more words


Linux fans, the wait for Netflix is almost over

The long wait is coming to an end.

Netflix, the largest paid subscription streaming video service in the country with over 35 million members… 173 more words


All Hail the Master Feature List

Perhaps certainly we are young and naïve, but we never thought our lives could be this controlled by a single Excel sheet. And by “our lives” I mostly mean Rich’s life. 952 more words


Why Red Hat needed to buy FeedHenry, and what the deal means to everyone else

Updated Friday with comment from Red Hat on the growth of Red Hat’s core businesses.

Red Hat, a tech vendor that sells operating-system and cloud software for big companies, made a necessary move today. 671 more words