👋 I'm Kevin Wang.
Jazz Guitarist → Barista → Receptionist → Front End Engineer
This is my ever growing sandbox of sorts⛱.
Atomicity and Idempotency For Dummies
A semi overview of ACID, databases and SQL, from the perspective of someone who never really wrote raw SQL before.
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Rust and Serverless Blog Claps
Recreating Medium's claps feature. Powered by serverless Rust AWS Lambda functions.
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Kids With The Greatest Number of Candies (Rust)
Back to Rust, and coding questions. Two of my low hanging fruits.
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Binary Tree Level Order Traversal
5 minutes! Finished this one way way way faster than I expected.
Animated Table of Contents
Ironically, right after doing some binary tree leetcode questions, I found a case where I could apply recursion in React.
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Univalued Binary Tree
Getting back into writing, and practicing coding questions... but yuck.
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Generating a Level-Order Binary Tree from an Array
My coworker indirectly made me realize that I don't know jack about binary trees. So I did some homework.
Python - What are *args & **kwargs?
Python notes admist a sprint of mostly backend work.
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What the dock?
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Number of Sundays on the First of the Month, in the 20th Century
Revisiting a coding interview question that I failed, 6 months ago.
Dear diary, I've survived 15 weeks! This is what I have to show for it.
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React components, done 4 ways
I was bored, so I cooked up something...
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Undocumented props; Hooks in production - PART 1
Launch Darkly's React SDK docs were missing some crucial documentation, leaving my coworker super stressed. Did some detective work and made a contribution to their docs. Shipped Capsule's first Hooks to production later that day.
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Recompact, with hooks
I recreated Recompact's 'withState' with hooks. Then I created my own library. Injected props are bad and so is the Smart/Dumb component separation. GO HOOKS
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Press 's' to slow-mo
Recapping Redux, and figuring out slow motion trail animation
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You're Not A Real Engineer Until You Break Production
I guess it's official then?
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Onboarding; Drugs; Code; Danny Meyer; Avengers;
Week one of my new work blasted by. I learned a ton about pharmacy operations, wrote a tiny bit of code, and watched Endgame
Setting Goals For 2019
I only set one goal. I accomplished it. But what's next?
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Using Contentful CMS for new blog posts that coexist with old Markdown posts.
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First Climbing Trips of 2019
Getting back into the swing of things
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Understanding GatsbyJS frontmatter
It’s 9:00am, and I’m listening to Justin Brown’s NYEUSI, while writing this blogpost in Atom, and googling around for what exactly is. What…
So Much To Do, So Little Time
I want to learn everything... but I can't
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flow, Part 2, and TypeScript
The Weekends Are Too Short
TLDR - Opened a PR for the Gatsby docs, swam, climbed, made pancakes, ate too much.
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Coffee & Climbing Videos
I wish I had more time to make these!
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flow, Part 1
My experience with this nifty tool.
What are you drinking?
Verve Coffee Roasters: "The 1950"
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Gatsby is really nice
And we're live, folks!
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