Articles on Building in public, Software Engineering and our experiments
How to give an estimate?
Lots of software jobs require clarity on when features will be done. Here is a way of improving how we communicate estimates.
What does getting to the front of Hacker News look like?
A recyled post blew up on reddit and then got picked up on HAcker news, what it looks like
Your code doesn't have to change the world.
An article that walks through initial interest, research, and execution of a simple, somewhat useless Python/Selenium bot.
The journey to my first engineering job
From Atlanta to Korea to Virginia, this is how I got into my first software engineering job.
Monolith, Microservices and Micro Monoliths, A story on rightsizing teams to services.
How going blindly into microservices can introduce too much complexity and lead to disaster.
What is a principal engineer?
I have worked as a Principal Software Engineer in multiple companies, like AWS and Google.