What to watch this week, In this week video Brian Fitzpatrick and Ben Collins-sussman talk about the pervasive myth of the uber-programmer the know it all genius; why everyone secretly wants to be considerad a genius and how this can affect the collaboration and behavior.

A pervasive elitism hovers in the background of collaborative software development: everyone secretly wants to be seen as a genius. In this talk, we discuss how to avoid this trap and gracefully exchange personal ego for personal growth and super-charged collaboration. We’ll also examine how software tools affect social behaviors, and how to successfully manage the growth of new ideas.