Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
I'm Tony Garvan.
I work in GovTech and make various things on the internet.
🚨 Ticketing Hal: Uber and the question of algorithmic personhood
Thoughts on a longstanding question of mine: if an algorithm speeds behind the wheel, who gets the ticket?
🔥 The business analytics industry is a dumpster fire
Thought leadership on the business analytics industry: maybe we all just shouldn't?
😅 Five free (but not easy) ways to improve your data skills
People sometimes ask me how to get started doing data work. Here's how I did it.
💡 Five questions for biz folks with a good software idea
Before you spend half a million dollars building an app, answer these questions for yourself.
🤖 Hey Microsoft, the internet made my not racist, too
I built a turing test game called "Bot or Not." It didn't take long before the trolls found it.
Tony at home 🏠
I live in Hyde Park, Chicago, where I'm raising my two beautiful and energetic boys. When I'm not parenting, working, or coding, I like hanging out on Twitter and going on astrophotography adventures.