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Corey Quinn
Cloud Economist at the Duckbill Group. Father to . Writes . Podcast: he/him
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Corey Quinn 6h
“Hi, I’m Corey, I’m the new engineer on your team” is a sentence that likely turns engineers’ blood to ice.
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Corey Quinn 7h
Congratulations!
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Corey Quinn 9h
Replying to @IanColdwater
IBM Cloud’d blockchain offering.
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ingrid.e 12h
thought me how to make seared soy & peppercorn tuna steaks and I love it so much. You put a little oil in the pan, then soy sauce, add peppercorn and then the tuna. I do 2 min on each side on medium heat. It’s SO good and SO easy!
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Archis 15h
Throughout lockdown I’m having a tshirt made every week quoted by .
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Corey Quinn 15h
Ben Sigelman on building a social network for depressed introverts: “I love depressed introverts. But they’re a terrible, terrible audience if you’re trying to build a viral social media product. They won’t talk about anything.” Have a listen:
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Corey Quinn 16h
What does Console Recorder do? It winds up spitting out the programmatic way of doing whatever the hell it is that you just did. Have a listen:
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Corey Quinn 17h
Did you know you can get my snark *AND* AWS news in the same place? Subscribe to at
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Ian Mckay Mar 28
😍 "Code Terrorist" is a badge I'm very happy to wear. If you experiment, tweak, break, abuse or otherwise use things in ways they weren't intended, you can get the best understanding about the limitations of a service or product. Take a listen to 's latest episode:
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Corey Quinn Mar 28
My first time being cited in the Wall Street Journal!
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Corey Quinn Mar 28
Replying to @jrrickard
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Corey Quinn Mar 28
“When I left Google, I really had a bee in my bonnet about Facebook actually, as a product. I thought it made people miserable. I actually still think it makes people miserable.” —Ben Sigelman (), CEO of Have a listen:
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Tom Warren Mar 28
Microsoft acquired Skype for $8.5 billion back in 2011, the same year Zoom was founded. If the coronavirus pandemic happened in 2011, everyone would have used Skype for video calls. Now everyone is using Zoom instead, because Microsoft spent nearly 10 years mismanaging Skype
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Corey Quinn Mar 28
I read it as guidelines for “President Trump’s Coronavirus.”
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Corey Quinn Mar 28
I always start with the console. Not because I don’t know how these other tools work but rather because that helps me get a sense for how these services are imagined by the teams building them. Have a listen:
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Corey Quinn Mar 27
Somehow is landing all the best people to work with her…
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Joshua ☁️ Mar 27
is live streaming their iconic piano player & his inventive covers of pop songs - to transport you from your home to theirs when we can’t be there in person... [Thread: 1/3]
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Corey Quinn Mar 27
Replying to @mattstratton
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Corey Quinn Mar 27
Replying to @milesward
Oh? I hadn't seen that one yet...
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Corey Quinn Mar 27
Replying to @QuinnyPig
The same goes for announcements touting your amazing security, strong sense of business ethics, or remarkably few occurances of employees strangling customers.
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