249 RR The Normalization of Deviance with Dan Luu

Episode 255 · March 2nd, 2016 · 1 hr 6 mins

About this Episode

02:00 - Dan Luu Introduction

05:33 - Dan Luu: Normalization of deviance in software: how broken practices become standard

08:59 - Yossi Kreinin: People can read their manager's mind

19:32 - The Letter ‘Z’ and Security

25:13 - Notifications and Alerts

31:24 - Fixing/Not Fixing Things; Feedback

42:57 - How to Prevent Deviancy

47:54 - Bruce F. Webster: The Wetware Crisis: the Thermocline of Truth

53:43 - Finding a Job That Doesn’t Have These Problems

58:08 - Having Routines and Setting Aside Time


octohatrack (Coraline)
Einstein's Relativity and the Quantum Revolution: Modern Physics for Non-Scientists (Avdi)
Real-World Relativity: The GPS Navigation System (Jessica)
Katrina Owen: Here Be Dragons (Jessica)
random tweet (Dan)
Profiling a warehouse-scale computer (Dan)