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What We Think About When We Think About Code


What We Think About When We Think About Code is a podcast about how humans manage the complexity of software engineering. We interview software engineers to figure out what forms code takes in their mind, and what mental tricks they use, consciously or unconsciously, to navigate and manage code.

Jun 9, 2017

In this episode I interview Rafael about how he thinks about code. Rafael turns out to be a spatial and visual thinking, imagining code interacting as shapes fitting together. He also thinks about code as a person when he doesn't understand it.