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Nov
22

Vapor RestKit v2.0 is Finally Out

I've finally pushed it out. I've persisted backward compatibility with 1.x version and only marked old APIs as deprecated. (yeah, this will produce a ton of warnings) The internals and tests are a little bit messy now as they actually contain both old and new implementations at the same time.
2 min read
Oct
14

How to Exploit Network Effects in Daily Activities

Hey! I'm yet another guy from the internet who has enough time for pretty much everything. Apart from my full-time job, I spend time with family, hang out with friends, do some sports 3 times a week, code open-source stuff in my free time, and preparing my side project for a soft launch.
3 min read
Sep
27

Vapor RestKit News

I've started to work on a big update for Vapor RestKit. I've been using it for a while and noticed several shortcomings that were not noticeable on the stage of the initial design, both related to its internals and API.
1 min read
Feb
02

Reason to Hate Freelance

It may seem that I'm an ambassador of freelance and the most devoted fan of it. Not exactly. Here is the main reason why I've been hating freelance all the way.
1 min read
Jan
27

Is There Blog Behind a Paywall?

Last year I carried out an experiment. I put a part of my blog behind a paywall via Patreon. Here is what happened next.
2 min read
Jan
20

Coming Back from Early Retirement

In December 2020 I firmly decided to start the come back process from my early retirement. Mainly for the reasons I've described in early retirement beta test post. Anyway the retirement has never been planned to be endless.
1 min read
Jul
14
Portfolius: I Feel like an Accountant

Portfolius: I Feel like an Accountant

Portfolius calculation features I was working on during the last weeks and got completely fed up. Now I feel like my 81-years-old accountant grand ma.
6 min read
Jul
05
Why Real Estate Is Bothering Me

Why Real Estate Is Bothering Me

While a lot of people are ready to spend all their savings on a house, I've got strong concerns that real estate prices have all chances to get into serious trouble in future.
9 min read
Jun
23
Cards Game Engine with UIKit: Animations

Cards Game Engine with UIKit: Animations

Finally, UIKit Card Game Engine animations. An overview of animations implementation ideas.
5 min read
Jun
17
Portfolius: Architecting Server Side

Portfolius: Architecting Server Side

Thanks to pandemic lockdown it's been an incredibly productive time for Portfolius.
5 min read