Tech Sketches

Covid 2020

May 25, 2020

Covid-19 upended our way of life.

Why I’m writing this now

A lot of people are considering the consequences of the global pandemic on their tech careers. How will remote work change the equation on where to live? Will people still live in cities? (spoilers, yes)

The coronavirus has given us the great accelerator of trends and a chance to reset and recalibrate our lives.

If you’re thinking about working in tech, thinking about leaving New York, or thinking about moving to New York (!) there is content here for you.

I’m long New York. Yes, it’s expensive, loud, and burdensome. But it’s incomparable for Americans looking for a true city life.

New York 2017

Written by Andrew Lin who lives in New York.

© 2020