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Effective Engineer - Notes

What's an Effective Engineer?

  • They are the people who get things done. Effective Engineers produce results.

Adopt the Right Mindsets

View Effective_Engineer.md

Effective Engineer - Notes

What's an Effective Engineer?

  • They are the people who get things done. Effective Engineers produce results.

Adopt the Right Mindsets

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nivertech / uk_parl_wikipedia.md
Created Oct 12, 2017 — forked from Jonty/uk_parl_wikipedia.md
Every IP address in the UK Parliament netblock that has edited Wikipedia
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The houses of parliament netblock is publicly listed:

https://apps.db.ripe.net/search/lookup.html?source=ripe&key=194.60.0.0%20-%20194.60.63.255&type=inetnum

Despite their unwillingness to reveal the UK parliament web proxies in an FOI request, wikipedia allows you to query for /24 blocks. 63 wikipedia queries later, and here's the list of every IP address that has made a wikipedia edit from the UK parliament netblock.

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nivertech / AWS.js
Created Oct 11, 2017 — forked from zircote/AWS.js
Google Script for Excel and AWS instance pricing + Reserved Instances
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/**=
* User: zircote
* Date: 16/10/2013
* Time: 08:59
*/
var SERVICE_HOST = 'http://aws.amazon.com'
var data_sources = {
"linux-od": {
View snakecoin.py
import hashlib as hasher
import datetime as date
# Define what a Snakecoin block is
class Block:
def __init__(self, index, timestamp, data, previous_hash):
self.index = index
self.timestamp = timestamp
self.data = data
self.previous_hash = previous_hash
View what-i-wish-id-known-about-equity-before-joining-a-unicorn.md

What I Wish I'd Known About Equity Before Joining A Unicorn

Disclaimer: This piece is written anonymously. The names of a few particular companies are mentioned, but as common examples only.

This is a short write-up on things that I wish I'd known and considered before joining a private company (aka startup, aka unicorn in some cases). I'm not trying to make the case that you should never join a private company, but the power imbalance between founder and employee is extreme, and that potential candidates would

View what-i-wish-id-known-about-equity-before-joining-a-unicorn.md

What I Wish I'd Known About Equity Before Joining A Unicorn

Disclaimer: This piece is written anonymously. The names of a few particular companies are mentioned, but as common examples only.

This is a short write-up on things that I wish I'd known and considered before joining a private company (aka startup, aka unicorn in some cases). I'm not trying to make the case that you should never join a private company, but the power imbalance between founder and employee is extreme, and that potential candidates would

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nivertech / amazon.md
Created Dec 30, 2016 — forked from anonymous/amazon.md
Amazon Noncompete and Invention Assignment
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I recently received a job offer from Amazon AWS. The pay and benefits are quite decent. I do really like the role and it would be work that interests me. The people that I have met so far in interviews are great.

What I do not like is the documents I have to sign to get started. They include stuff like this:

"ATTENTION AND EFFORT. During employment, Employee will devote Employee’s entire productive time, ability, attention, and effort to

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