Silicon Valley runs on Saudi - "TL;DR: it’s very ironic that, for all of Silicon Valley’s noise about moving fast, breaking things, accessibility, equality, and good old-fashioned American innovation and Freedom, a not insignificant part of it continues funded by foreign governments whose values are fundamentally at odds with what Silicon Valley claims to promote." But read the whole thing.
Twelve - As in, where you should set the agile dials. A talk from Ron Jeffries and Chet Hendrickson.
Unveiling Dark - "Dark is a holistic programming language, editor, and infrastructure for building backends. You write in the Dark language, using the Dark editor, and your program is hosted on Dark’s infrastructure." Currently in private beta.