This website is the personal blog of me, Nathan Wilson, a statistician and software manager currently working at Here I post reviews of books I've read, travelogues of trips abroad (mostly for my future self to read), projects I've worked on and essays and guides on other topics of interest.


  • I am currently an employee of and was previously also employed at I've also spent time working at Amazon Web Services and Atlassian. That said, the opinions expressed here are my own, do not reflect those of my present or past employers, and any work related stories posted here are not from my current job. This is just my personal scratchpad.

  • I post a link at the bottom of most book reviews linking to the book on If you purchase the book through this link, I might make a dollar or two.

  • I run Google Analytics, and it places cookies in your browser. I can see whatever reports Analytics generates, which, while they don’t include personal identities, do include a certain amount of geographical and user-agent information. Google can see the data too and their privacy policy applies.