Book List

I'm frequently asked by friends or family to recommend good books and occasionally forget if I have read a specific book, so posting my thoughts here is meant to fix both. The rough goal was to be short enough to fit in a few sentences while also not spoiling any major plot points.

@jszumski

  • 📗 Raven Rock (Graff): ★★★★☆ Interesting to learn that FEMA spends $12 on doomsday planning for every $1 spent on natural disasters. 1 day ago
  • RT @kastiglione: Here is a real sample point of a "two phase" Swift build, driven by Bazel. These screenshots show Swift compilation steps while building the Lyft app, visualized with chrome://tracing. This makes Swift compilation 13-15% faster. Note both use whole module optimization. pic.twitter.com/gUDTV6lAnd 2 days ago
  • One of my favorite assignments in school was writing a quine in assembly. Interesting mental exercise to blur the line between data and executable code. twitter.com/unix_byte/stat… 2 days ago