Diwaker Gupta

Sep
23
Much ado about OKRs

Much ado about OKRs

Much has been written about OKRs already, so I can't claim to offer any new insights. What follows is a
3 min read
Sep
17

🧩 So, I over-engineered my blog

The world seems to be moving firmly in the direction of Kubernetes. But I hadn't played around with Kubernetes personally all that much, and was craving a first hand experience of the alleged joys (and frustrations). Until now.
5 min read
Jun
04

Manage that Baggage at Scale

In a previous post [https://floatingsun.net/growing-without-baggage/], I covered managing technical debt at at early / fast-growing startups. As companies
3 min read
May
03
Hello, Blockstack!

Hello, Blockstack!

Late last year, as I reflected upon 2018 and contemplated 2019, I started thinking the next chapter in my career.
5 min read
Apr
25
Growing without Baggage

Growing without Baggage

How to manage technical debt in early / mid stage startups? Technical debt [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technical_debt] is
4 min read
Feb
06
README for Humans

README for Humans

(if you don't know what a Manager README is, start here [https://firstround.com/review/the-indispensable-document-for-the-modern-manager/] ) Many people find these
3 min read
Jan
05
Hello 2019!

Hello 2019!

Boy, did 2018 fly by! Looking back, it was an year of change, major milestones, of growth and above all,
1 min read
Sep
20

GolangUK 2017 Talk: Slides and Video

Last month, I got the opportunity to give a talk at the 2017 Golang UK Conference [https://www.golanguk.com/
1 min read
Mar
24

On debugging OAuth2 in #golang

TL;DR: if you run into strange oauth2 errors especially against not-so-well-known endpoints, you may want to try RegisterBrokenAuthHeaderProvider [https:
2 min read
Sep
28

Building a Home Wireless Mesh Network ???️

A long time ago, in a land far far way, I used to live in a one bedroom apartment. A
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