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  • October 26, 2017

    Learning how to learn

    My notes for the Coursera course titled Learning how to learn from UC San Diego. Two modes in brain Focus mode: When mind is engaged in content with high cognitive processes like reading, analyzing, comparing. Diffused mode: When m...

  • October 17, 2017

    List of Interview Questions

    Here is a list of questions and skills I've been asked about as a senior backend developer during 2017, these questions come from big companies and startups in Silicon Valley, Seattle and Europe.Topics Optimization Failure Recovery Compression ...

  • January 08, 2016

    Useful Linux snippets

    Some simple commands for bash that have been helpful in the past.# Adding a remote machine on docker-machine# Note we specify btrfs as we are using that driver in docker for our remote machinedocker-machine -D create --driver generic --generic-ip-...

  • January 08, 2016

    Photos from Traveling

    The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. - Augustine of Hippo.A few of my most memorable moments while traveling, beware I’m not the bestphotographer in this world. The domovoi taking care of my apartment since 2008 ...

  • December 14, 2014

    Featured image

    Scene from Alexandria parkin amazing Peterhof Russia. One of my favorite places to visit.This picture was taken on September 2015 while riding my bicycle throughthe beautiful park. That trip I was staying at a dacha in Peterhof andnot in Saint Pet...