Res Extensa #19 :: Building the right feature for the right problem pivots on how well you set your appetites
Res Extensa #18 :: Product vs. customer-driven businesses, variability in construction processes, Factorio as a tool for systems thinking, Jacob…
Res Extensa #17 :: Vannevar Bush and the Memex, the original tool for thought
Res Extensa #16 :: The value of setting hard objectives, with space for experimenting with solutions; falling in love with the problem; setting…
Res Extensa #15 :: summary, analysis, and key takeaways from Donella Meadows's pivotal work on systems thinking
Res Extensa #14 :: process people, complexity & localism, crypto cities, and managing startup boards
Res Extensa #13 :: Using atomic notes for composable ideas, supply chains as complex nested systems of complex systems, and some reading updates
Res Extensa #12 :: composability in tools for thought and the next internet, exaptation, construction standards, and Parkinson's law
Res Extensa #11 :: A tour through crypto-land, deeper on systems thinking, the metaverse, and solid-state economics
Res Extensa #10: How Pipe is innovating in funding, Solidity and the global computer, a Honduran charter city, and more
Res Extensa #9 :: How we decide what's true through distributed consensus, a look at Kindly Inquisitors and the work of Karl Popper
Res Extensa #8 :: Jobs to Be Done, supply-demand in the problem space, and thinking bottom-up