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Week 39, 2019 Product-Minded

September 29, 2019

Product-Minded

Once you have the product foundations, you need devs who engage with the ‘why’, actively. Engineers who have the thirst for using technologies to leapfrog human/user problems. Those with empathy to reach for magical experiences. That is what defined a product engineer in my books. Bad ones cut too many corners. Great product engineers know that minimum lovable products need the right depth to be considered during the build phase.1

Great advice is actionable advice. Strongly recommended to read.

39 bits per second

No matter how fast or slowly languages are spoken, they tend to transmit information at about the same rate: 39 bits per second, about twice the speed of Morse code.2