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⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 09 Oct, 2020

Continue reading takes about 3 minutes 1. The Problem of Overfitting in Tech Hiring When a tech company needs a skilled developer to work on a complex task, they naturally tend to look for somebody who has done the same thing before. Sound and obvious logic. It was applied long before the tech sector even emerged. 2. 39 Shirts – Leaving Mozilla In 2001 I had just graduated from a small town high school and headed off to a small town college. I found myself in the quaint computer lab where the substandard computers featured two browsers: Internet Explorer and Mozilla. 3. Chemist Uses CO2 to Convert Seawater into Drinking Water More than 800 million people around the world lack access to clean drinking water. And according to the United Nations, the figure will swell to 3.3 billion by 2030. 4. Recycling was a lie — a big lie — to sell more plastic, industry experts say Although our landfills and oceans are full of it, we are as dependent as ever on plastic. And since COVID-19, it’s gotten worse. … Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 09 Oct, 2020

⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 02 Oct, 2020

Continue reading takes about 3 minutes 1. Netflix CEO on paying sky-high salaries: ‘The best are easily 10 times better than average’ In the first few years of Netflix, we were growing fast and needed to hire more software engineers. With my new understanding that high talent density would be the engine of our success, we focused on finding the top performers in the market. 3. To Be a Successful Web Developer You Need to Learn How to Learn Have you ever sat through a 20-hour Udemy course teaching you how to build a website or app?. Maybe you have gone through a popular YouTube series that will teach you how to become a guru at React?. Yes, these resources do exist and to be honest many of them are teaching you all the right things. 4. Why is Snowflake so Valuable? Two weeks ago, Snowflake had the largest IPO ever for a software company. On the first day of trading, the stock price doubled, giving Snowflake a market cap of over $60 billion. Snowflake became all that everyone was… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 02 Oct, 2020

⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 14 Aug, 2020

Continue reading takes about 3 minutes 1. AWS Tagging Best Practices Guide: Part 1 of 3 If you’ve worked in Amazon Web Services for long, you’ve probably seen or used AWS cost allocation tags to organize your team’s resources. AWS allows you to attach metadata to most resources in the form of key-value pairs called tags. 4. Mistakes I made in code reviews and what I do now David K. 🎹@davidkpianoJust a reminder that life’s too short to reject someone’s PR just because they did things differently than you would have done.13:04 PM – 31 Jul 2020 180 1172 David K. 5. Top 50 Django Interview Questions and Answers You Need to Know Django along with Python is one of the most in-demand skills and surely amongst some of the trickiest ones. So if you want to prepare yourself to perform the best in the upcoming Django interview, here are the top 50 commonly asked Django Interview Questions and Answers. Q1. 6. The Client ID and Secret At this point, you’ve built the application registration screen, you’re ready to let… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 14 Aug, 2020