Daily Bite #13

  • Learn just enough Linux to get things done – I remember learn how to install and operate Linux and Novel at 1999, and that was 18 years ago. been thru quite a lot linux flavour, learn how to use shell, bash is the most used shell interface, and then learn how to configure the network, thin client configuration, and so on. and eventually working as a part time admin at warnet (basically an internet cafe), these skills surely acquired and used a long with my career on the development area.

  • How Twitter Secretly Benefits From Bots and Fake Accounts – US election changes so many things, beside Twitter approach is quite disturbing, i still use Twitter sometimes to catch updates from couple account that i follow. but this report happened on almost industries, e-commerce are one of the industry that using this tactic.

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Daily Bite #12

Another friday, have we all reflect on what we have done over the weekdays?

  • Veteran CTO (with Multiple Successful Exits) Answers Your Top Startup-Building Questions – Many advice for an inspiring tech managers, the list and experience by Adil Ajmal are gold, how the engineer accept its roles, and how they become a team player. Mesuring projects, performances, so on. and i’m quite intrigued by this:

    I believe that architecting a system is the responsibility of all engineers who have to build and maintain that system and not the exclusive responsibility of a single individual or a team of individuals who just tell others what to do without actually building the system themselves.

  • Move Slowly and Fix Things – I do love this approach, do with small thing, fix that small thing, look upon what’s coming, iterate. i tried to keep things small, functional, add some stuff slowly and iterate to be better.

    But now most software is so much more than that. It listens to us. It goes everywhere we go. It tracks everything we do. It has our fingerprints. Our heart rate. Our money. Our location. Our face. It’s the primary way we communicate our thoughts and feelings to our friends and family.
    It’s deeply personal and ingrained into every aspect of our lives. It commands our gaze more and more every day.

  • The Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked – a comprehensive guide for not getting hacked. but all the tools for security always falls down to how the user treat their data. people tend to share almost everything on the internet, and hoping what they do won’t have consequence
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Daily Bite #11

  • Course Central – Free online course from 200 top universities.

  • Movies by Minutes – A Podcast that will discuss popular movies, minute by minute.

  • Type by IBM – IBM new typeface, and how IBM freeing itself from helvetica, and watch the video.

  • How to Get Rich Playing Video Games Online – Online streamer service especially gamers has became a source of income, and it also affect other kind of video creator, like youtuber, this also has become a career path for some people, Indonesia one of it, many kids who were dreaming to become a youtuber, a badge that they can carry and they think that it will have a lot of money out of it.

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Mainframe Kid

Loved this video, it’s just about a kid, who build his own mainframe, a normal kid would do.

Tags: #IBM, #Technology

Firefox Quantum

firefox quantum Recently Firefox launched its new version of Firefox, dubbed Firefox Quantum, it promised a lot of improvements from previous version. according to the release post, it was built using new core engine to render page, and also new UI design, it also promised less memory consumption.
Few things i want to highlight from this new release.

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