Geek Reading January 19, 2015

There was not a lot of great stories over the weekend, but we still have a few. Paul Graham says you should be working on what doesn’t seem like work. This is really about doing the things that you love to do. Our friends at Stack Exchange continue to buck the open office trend with their private offices. Frank McSherry talks about the costs of scaling with some of the big data graph tools.

As always, enjoy today’s items, and please participate in the discussions on these sites.

Career and Process

Development

Concurrency, Performance and Scalability

AI, Machine Learning, Research and Advanced Algorithms

Big Data, Visualization, SQL and NoSQL

Security, Encryption and Cryptography

IaaS, PaaS and Saas