I am entering the fourth month of the startup founder’s life. So far I’ve earned $0 but learned many interesting things, such as a better understanding of the different types of people for providing feedback. I categorize them into five groups, and put then in a spectrum, from polite to critical. Some are more pleasant than others; some are more helpful than others. Furthermore, the ones who are the most pleasant aren’t always the most helpful. Following is the list of groups that I arrange people into.

Polite

The majority of the people are polite. After learning about a startup…


Background

I am working on a Web product that needs to visualize and manipulate graph / network data using JavaScript. Obviously, I can use the omnipotent D3.js library, but I am also curious to learn graph visualization specific libraries that can provides higher level of abstraction. I did a bit search and found two nice overview articles:

They both provide a comprehensive list of libraries. However, which library should a reader check out first? If following the alphabetical order, then one actually encounters Alchemy and arbor, which haven’t been updated for years…

MingYi Zhao

Working on an EdTech startup.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store