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⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 21 Oct, 2020

Continue reading takes about 6 minutes 1. How Discord Won It has been a big year for realizing the limits of technology for interacting with people. Gamers have known this for a long time. Lag, disconnections, and coordination issues were problems in gaming since the start. There is a platform that has gone a long way in solving those problems: Discord. 2. Meet Face ID and Touch ID for the Web People often see passwords are the original sin of authentication on the web. Passwords can be easy to guess and vulnerable to breaches. Frequent reuse of the same password across the web makes breaches even more profitable. 3. System Design Interview Questions – Concepts You Should Know You may have heard the terms “Architecture” or “System Design.” These come up a lot during developer job interviews – especially at big tech companies. This in-depth guide will help prepare you for the System Design interview, by teaching you basic software architecture concepts. 4. Weekly To-do Kubernetes Blog Post in Chinese Coding for MMSS 5. How to Get Fired Using Switch… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 21 Oct, 2020

⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 25 Sep, 2020

Continue reading takes about 5 minutes 1. Parallel vs Concurrent in Node.js In a heated debate over technicalities on the internet you may have heard the argument “Yeah, that may be concurrent but not parallel computing.” You’re wondering what do they mean anyways? What’s the difference? Most importantly, should I care? As it turns out, Node. 3. How To Say No, For The People Pleaser Who Always Says Yes It can be tempting to say yes to things you just don’t want to do. Might as well just get it done so nothing bad happens, right? But there’s a high price for constantly aiming to make other people happy. 4. Trends #0032 — Micro-SaaS Big SaaS companies solve lots of problems for lots of people. Micro-SaaS solves a specific problem for a specific group. 5. The Era of Visual Studio Code The most important thing I look for when choosing which tools to use is longevity. Learning software is an investment, and if you have to switch to another application later, you lose some of that investment. 6. When Feature… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 25 Sep, 2020

⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 18 Sep, 2020

Continue reading takes about 4 minutes 1. Bogleheads® investment philosophy The Bogleheads® follow a small number of simple investment principles that have been shown over time to produce risk-adjusted returns far greater than those achieved by the average investor. 2. 15 best startup marketing practices we say “no” to (while growing our MRR by 1000% in 6 months) Plausible Analytics is a simple, lightweight, privacy-first and open-source web analytics. We reject, exclude and say no to the majority of the best marketing practices for growing a startup. Startups can help make things better and cause a change we’d like to see in the world. 3. The Ultimate Guide To Successful Algorithmic Trading Photo From UnSplash Pretty much everyone who has programmed a computer to do anything beyond outputting “Hello World” has dreamed of having a computer algorithm (algo) working tirelessly to extract money from the financial markets, be it in stocks, bitcoin, soybeans or anything else traded on an 4. Quantitative Trading Summary This summary is an attempt to shed some light on modern quantitative trading since there is limited… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 18 Sep, 2020

⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 28 Aug, 2020

Continue reading takes about 5 minutes 1. How to move fast Why do startups move fast and enterprises move slowly? She told me that getting anything done was slow, painful and costing the company growth and even worse, stopping the company quickly capitalising on new opportunities. 2. 0-1M ARR in 12 Months Bootsrapped VEED.IO has grown fast. For any entrepreneur, this is a moment that they will never forget. Tim and I could not control our excitement. 5. Python Hash Tables: Understanding Dictionaries Hi guys, have you ever wondered how can Python dictionaries be so fast and reliable? The answer is that they are built on top of another technology: hash tables. 6. Weekly To-do Kubernetes Blog Post in Chinese Coding for MMSS 9. Differences between Node and the Browser Both the browser and Node use JavaScript as their programming language. Building apps that runs the browser is a completely different things than building a Node.js application. 10. 10+ Senior Software Engineer Interview Questions How should you conduct a senior software engineer interview? This post will provide you a list… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 28 Aug, 2020

⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 21 Aug, 2020

Continue reading takes about 6 minutes 1. Seven Essential Things You Need to Know to Publish on the AWS Marketplace AWS Marketplace is an online store for software vendors to sell their software product bundles to AWS customers. The AWS Marketplace currently features over 2,500 commercial products and over 65,000 community Amazon Machine Instances (AMI). 2. Amazon Athena – Interactive SQL Queries for Data in Amazon S3 The amount of data that we all have to deal with grows every day (I still keep a floppy disk or two around in order to remind myself that 1.44 MB once seemed like a lot of storage). These days, many people routinely process and query data in structured or semi-structured files at petabyte scale. 3. Status as a Service (StaaS) — Remains of the Day Editor’s Note 1: I have no editor. Editor’s Note 2: I would like to assure new subscribers to this blog that most my posts are not as long as this one. Or as long as my previous one. 5. Serverless Architectures Serverless architectures are application designs that… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 21 Aug, 2020

⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 08 Aug, 2020

Continue reading takes about 4 minutes 1. Jane Manchun Wong Twitter Web App now runs ES6+ for modern browsers*, reducing the polyfill bundle size by 83% (gzipped size went from 16.6 KB down to 2.7 KB!!) * Chrome 79+, Safari 14+, Firefox 68+ 3. Why Build Toys? Some of the biggest technology companies look like toys in the beginning.1 From a classical business building perspective, this shouldn’t happen. Toys are for fun. Businesses, especially huge ones, are for making money. Toys are small and of limited use. Large companies contain multitudes and perform a huge array of functions. 4. How to Monetize a Freemium Business *ClearBrain (YC W18) provides self-serve predictive analytics for marketers. This is an excerpt from their Growth Playbook. [Read the full playbook here](https://playbook.clearbrain.com).* 5. Startup Playbook We spend a lot of time advising startups. Though one-on-one advice will always be crucial, we thought it might help us scale Y Combinator if we could distill the most generalizable parts of this advice into a sort of playbook we could give YC and YC Fellowship companies. 6. How… Read More »⭐️ Weekly Report – Technology Reading Update – 08 Aug, 2020