0002: correlated subqueries intro, text editor data-structures, working in public, thoughts on independent research

Published 2021-01-30

Welcome to everyone who signed up since the last update. Thank you for giving me money. I will spend it on sensible things like beans and running water.

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Why am I doing this? If I want to do research there are plenty of academic and industrial positions that will happily fund me. But many of the things I want to do fall between the cracks of existing funding sources. Being independent allows me to:

There is a clear tension here - the whole point of this work is to share information, but people are much more willing to pay for things that are exclusive. My current thinking on how to balance that is: