Who should you be: Technology Generalist or Specialist?

As an Engineer, should you focus on becoming a Generalist or Specialist? Everyone in the tech industry knows that every few years (months?) a new technology or framework enters the market. Angular, Ember and JQuery were good enough until React came up. Not that people don’t use Angular anymore, but everyone wants to learn ReactContinue reading “Who should you be: Technology Generalist or Specialist?”

Top Resources for getting a Software Engineer job at Big N Companies

This short post is written for recent graduates, current students and code newbies looking for a job as a Software Engineer in the Big N companies like Google, Facebook, Amazon, Netflix etc. I have personally tried most of the resources mentioned here (free and paid) during my job search. These have helped me to landContinue reading “Top Resources for getting a Software Engineer job at Big N Companies”

Introduction to React

Hello everyone! I’m gonna write some short posts on React now onwards that will help beginners with the JS library made by Facebook for making User Interfaces. As there are tons of articles on the topic which nicely explains all it’s features, uses and it’s strengths and weaknesses compared to other frameworks/libraries, I’ll keep theContinue reading “Introduction to React”

Why developers code at night!?

Realizing this small fact while talking to a developer friend of mine yesterday, I tried to find the reason why most of the coders/developers are so functional at night, and why all their hilarious works are a product of a coffee and a sleepless noche. Is it the stillness or the silence of the room,Continue reading “Why developers code at night!?”