How many different passwords do you have? Ten? Thirty? Two? Can you remember exactly which accounts they all belong to? How often do you recycle the same password because you simply can’t have a unique, strong, easily-remembered password for each of your accounts?

Passwords are difficult and frustrating. For each…


A good portfolio website should have a Contact page where visitors can email you. After all, what’s the point of putting in so much work creating your website when visitors have no way of contacting you? Not everyone wants to make a phone call, so having an easy to use…


Did you just graduate from your coding bootcamp and now have to return your loaner laptop? Does your Dell from 2011 take ages just to load your email? It might be time to shop for a new laptop.

There are many things that make a laptop good or bad for…


So you’re learning to code. Congratulations! The world of programming is as rewarding as it is challenging. What you get out of it correlates with how much work you put into it. But how do you put in that work in the most efficient way to meet your goals? …


The COVID-19 pandemic has hit 2020 employment rates like a hurricane. The BBC reports unemployment rates in the United States plummeting from 3.7% in 2019 to 10.4% in 2020. If you’re looking for work in this job market, chances are you’re discouraged.

Hurricane Laura, 2020

If you’re looking specifically for a Software Engineering…


I hit the fourth module out of five in my coding bootcamp and everything started going insane. We had been forewarned by alumni that many of them found Mod 4 to be the hardest, many failing the assessment test that comes with each mod and needing to retake it. Then…


May be closer to reality than you think

It’s no news that companies and classrooms are heading online to continue work and school amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. People are finding themselves less in offices and more in virtual rooms and voice channels. Zoom is one of the most popular video conferencing platforms with its wide availability and ease…


In 2018, Stanford University developed an algorithm, dubbed CheXNeXt, that interprets X-Ray scans and calculates the likelihood for fourteen different pathologies. The AI was reportedly able to beat radiologists at their own game, able to analyze the X-Rays with similar accuracy, but doing so in the span of a few…


Learning a language is hard. This applies to both spoken and programming languages. If you’ve learned one language however, it may be much easier to pick up a new one, depending on how similar their roots or paradigms are. If you’re an English speaker and you want steak fajita tacos…


Your alarm goes off.

You scramble to get to your high-pressure school or work environment. More tasks need to be done, problems need to be solved, and responsibilities need to be taken care of. Sleep debt is hitting you hard. You desperately try to cling on to whatever normalcy and…

Placido Wang

Coding blogs. Maybe other things.

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