I’m a Hobbyist Programmer, Not Your Tech Support Guy – Rants From a Programmer

I am a hobbyist programmer. I like to build small projects and I derive a sense of achievement from building them. I don’t long after rewards or anything of that sort. Simply having a project that works is good enough. There are some things that I hate, some things that I want to tell everyone but they won’t understand, some things that are perhaps, better left to be written in this public letter.
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Commercial aviation isn’t getting fully automated just yet. Here’s why.

When the first jet-engine powered airliner, the de Havilland DH 106 Comet, was introduced into service in 1952, it had a crew of four — two pilots, a flight engineer, and a navigator. Continue reading “Commercial aviation isn’t getting fully automated just yet. Here’s why.”

Want customers to stay? Convince them with a better service then, SingTel.

It is no breaking news that soon there will be a 4th mobile telco amidst us, widely expected to be MyRepublic. As you would expect, the incumbents are absolutely delighted not happy about this new threat to their monopoly. The most vocal (and most ridiculous) voice of opposition is that of Chua Sock Koong, the CEO of SingTel.
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