Uses This

A collection of nerdy interviews asking people from all walks of life what they use to get the job done.

July 2014

There are 10 interviews this month.

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Carlos Bueno

Software developer (MemSQL), writer

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Sam Lavigne

Programmer, artist

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Joel David Hamkins

Mathematician and philosopher (The City University of New York)

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Sue Pemberton

Cultural assistant, specimen preparator (California Academy of Sciences)

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Melissa Gira Grant

Writer, freelance journalist

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Brendan Gregg

Senior performance architect (Netflix)

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George Nachman

Software developer (Google Search App, iTerm2)

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Julian Frost

Animator, illustrator

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Katie Shelly

Media designer (Cooper-Hewitt Labs)

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Hilary Sargent

News & Homepage Editor (, founder (ChartGirl)