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When Good Design Goes Bad: The Kong Performance Bottleneck with Cassandra

Most of the evil in this world is done by people with good intentions. T.S. Eliot I decided to start a series where I talk about how good design choices can result to bad experiences. I do my best to give an objective look into various architectural decisions and engineering problems, and how to avoid […]

The Need for Improved Ad Blocking for A Better Digital Experience

The ad industry thinks their clients are their customers. They think the companies who pay for the production are the ones they are supposed to serve. So the ads they produce make their clients happy…but infuriate the rest of us. Simon Sinek Nowadays, we are constantly bombarded with ads everywhere. It has gotten worse when […]

The Paradox of Perfection

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi I’m a goddamn perfectionist. I’ve been like this as far as I can recall. I always demand the highest quality (translation: never enough) of work from myself and other people, to the point that it can be very toxic to […]

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