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Jun
14
The Story of My Emergency Relocation — Decision to Escape (Part 3)

The Story of My Emergency Relocation — Decision to Escape (Part 3)

That was probably one of the hardest decisions I ever made. And definitely the fastest among the tough ones.
2 min read
Jun
08
The Story of My Emergency Relocation — Unexpected Ruin Risks Re-Evaluation (Part 2)

The Story of My Emergency Relocation — Unexpected Ruin Risks Re-Evaluation (Part 2)

I consider proper risk management to be crucial for all aspects of our life. No matter if we talk about investments, personal finance, or how we spend vacations.
3 min read
May
31
The Story of My Emergency Relocation — Make Love Not War (Part 1)

The Story of My Emergency Relocation — Make Love Not War (Part 1)

War is a sort of weird thing to post in a tech-related blog, and I would love to avoid it here. Everyone would love to avoid it in their lives, but this shit got into my life without asking.
3 min read
Jan
13
2021 Recap

2021 Recap

2022's progress bar indicates 3,5%, which means that the 2021 summary should have been out a few days ago.
8 min read
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
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
Jan
03
2020 Recap

2020 Recap

Happy Xmas and New Year for everyone! Now, when 2021 is finally out, it is a perfect time to make a summary of previous year, isn't it?
6 min read