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sara m. b. simon

i’m an art school grad & english major turned software engineer. i work at the new york times, where my job is to build technologies that help to find and tell stories.

i wrote an essay about languages, a sonnet about code, and a bot about sewage. last year, i chased the data behind beauty pageants.

want to do what i do? here's how i set up my computer.