Google IO: Team Geek

December 25th, 2014

Youtube: Grace Hopper -


book: Brian Tracy -

The Luck Factor

book + blog: Chade-Meng Tan -

Search Inside Yourself

book: Brian W. Fitzpatrick, Ben Collins-Sussman -


Ted + books: Dan Pink -

The puzzle of motivation

Dan pink: extrinsic vs intrinsic motivation autonomy: trust people mastery: learn and grow purpose: ownership, opinion

book: Karl Fogel -

Producing Open Source Software

"The perfect is the enemy of the good."

site: 'making GoogleWebToolkit better' as an example of narrowing open source

Google summer of code

"You are not your code"

"The world is full of crazy people, but the internet makes it look like they all live next door."

Royce's original paper on waterfall process

Vark test -visual -audio -reading -kinestetic



Google I/O 2012 - SQL vs NoSQL: Battle of the Backends

Google I/O 2009 - The Myth of the Genius ProgrammerGoogle I/O 2012 - The Art of Organizational ManipulationGoogle I/O 2010 - The joys of engineering leadershipGoogle I/O 2008 - Open Source Projects and Poisonous PeopleGoogle I/O 2011: Programming Well with Others: Social Skills for GeeksProgramming is terrible—Lessons learned from a life wasted. EMF2012Google I/O 2011: Java Puzzlers - Scraping the Bottom of the Barrel