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Kat Padilla
Kat Padilla

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What audiobook did you last listen to?

I listened to The Dispatcher by John Scalzi and it was awesome. My thoughts are here.

What did you last listen to?

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Shi Ling

The Martian.

The narration is absolutely hilarious.

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Ben Halpern • Edited

I just finished Powerful which is a high level look how Netflix operates from a management perspective.

One audiobook I didn't read last, but comes to mind is Algorithms to Live By, which is a fun somewhat-technical read. Probably stuff many software folks already have a good grasp of, but it's all still entertaining. And, honestly, many probably are not aware of a lot of these math concepts.

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Douglas R Andreani • Edited

Rendezvous With Rama

Many people recommended to me based on my taste for science fiction, finally got the time to read it. Man it is amazing

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Evan Oman • Edited

Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

Fascinating mix of CS history, behind-the-scenes of Pixar, contemplation on the creative process, and seemingly solid leadership advice.

An Animated Guide to Node.js Event Loop

Node.js doesn’t stop from running other operations because of Libuv, a C++ library responsible for the event loop and asynchronously handling tasks such as network requests, DNS resolution, file system operations, data encryption, etc.

What happens under the hood when Node.js works on tasks such as database queries? We will explore it by following this piece of code step by step.