Will somebody hurry up and give this guy a book deal? Here’s another story from Dhanji Prasanna about Google’s Wave effort.
“And this is the essential broader point–as a programmer you must have a
series of wins, every single day. It is the Deus Ex Machina of hacker success.
It is what makes you eager for the next feature, and the next after that.”
Amen to that. Big teams == soul-crushing lack of progress.