Hacker house blues: My life with 12 programmers, 2 rooms and one 21st-century dream | Curio
News and insights read out for you.
10,000+ audio articles. 50+ world-leading publications.

All in 1 subscription.

Salon logo

Hacker house blues: My life with 12 programmers, 2 rooms and one 21st-century dream

10 mins | Apr 23, 2018
story image
David Garczynski lived in a cramped two bedroom San Francisco apartment with 12 other people. They all had been lured there by a single aspiration: to land a glamorous, high-paying tech job. But after observing his roommates’ lives, he started to question whether it was all worth it. Writing in Salon, he tells of his hacker house blues.
Get unlimited access free for 7 days, then $6.67/month (billed annually)
Get started