Jungju Kim, the founder of Nexon, passed away yesterday [https://techcrunch.com/2022/03/01/south-korean-gaming-company-nexon-founder-jung-ju-jay-kim-has-passed-away-at-age-54] . I knew him personally (we have been in the same college and major); we usually called him JJ, but the last time I met him in person was more than 20 years ago -
Netflix stock price dropped more than 20% today. A few days ago, Netflix raised its price in the US [https://www.theverge.com/2022/1/14/22884263/netflix-price-increases-2021-us-canada-all-plans-hd-4k] ; now (my) 4K plan is $20 per month. It is the most expensive subscription fee for the video streaming service that I'm
I was busy this month, both personally and professionally, due to the move. Although I cannot tell all details, my recent tasks have been mainly a migration: transfer data to a new structure. It is no sophisticated works. But any discrepancy can introduce catastrophic side-effects, so it has kept me
I'm reading Lab Girl (Hope Jahren) [https://www.amazon.com/Lab-Girl-Hope-Jahren/dp/1101873728/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=lab+girl&qid=1612737909&sr=8-1] these days and have struggled with my lack of vocabulary. I have been used to engineering and some political/economics jargon, but English literature (mostly emotional/
When I read Ben Horowitz's last book (The Hard things about Hard things [https://www.amazon.com/s?k=the+hard+thing+about+hard+things&gclid=Cj0KCQiA0rSABhDlARIsAJtjfCc_PIxPZpB1-LF_S46TIr2T5mSQihrX2S2G5wc1nTik7kKMsEcg_-oaAkKrEALw_wcB&hvadid=241639809987&hvdev=c&hvlocphy=9031971&hvnetw=g&hvqmt=e&hvrand=9646302810477824568&hvtargid=kwd-81611274449&tag=googhydr-20&ref=pd_sl_
Last week, there was a cool article from Vulture [https://www.vulture.com/article/most-influential-best-scenes-animation-history.html] about the history of the animation. In those 100 great moments, I believe I know the most from the Japanese anime. As I said before, watching animes has been a part of my life.