I’m a staff engineer at MongoDB in New York City. I wrote Motor, the async MongoDB Python driver, and I’m the lead developer of the MongoDB C Driver. I contribute to PyMongo, asyncio, Python and Tornado. I study at the International Center for Photography and practice at the Village Zendo.

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Ten covenants that responsible library authors keep with their users.
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To sustain an open source community's growth, we need to welcome new developers. Unfortunately, we are not always a welcoming bunch.
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We explore Python's global interpreter lock and learn how it affects multithreaded programs.