Kevin Cui

I Don't Care?

Let's start with your imagination: in a team discussion, someone purposes a solution to solve a certain problem. However, another person expresses a strong opinion against that solution. The discussion is heating up with arguments on two sides back and forth. You are sitting there in your zone silently and listening to the whole conversation insouciantly...
Sep 15, 2019 • Read in 3 Min • on tags: mental, self-awareness

Be Quiet

Nowadays, the Internet becomes an extremely loud and noisy place: endless notifications, messages, chats, posts, streamings, ads, spams, bots... They are all shouting right in front of you anytime everywhere to catch your limited attention and to steal your precious time....
Jul 27, 2019 • Read in 4 Min • on tags: self-awareness, life

Please Don't Call Me QA

Now let me tell you truth from the darkness: I don't like people calling me QA, especially those who know me. I have strong opinions on it, that's why I'd like to share my opinions and to express my feeling in this post....
Jul 12, 2019 • Read in 3 Min • on tags: self-awareness, tester

Twenty Months With Colemak

Time truly flies. It has been 20 months since I switched from QWERTY to Colemak keyboard layout. Am I now able to type on the Colemak keyboard as fast as the time flies? Certainly not....
Apr 18, 2019 • Read in 3 Min • on tags: colemak, keyboard, productivity

Replace 8 Frequently Used Linux Commands!?

Almost a decade ago, I started to touch the command-line interface (CLI). I'm now a nerdy CLI lover and I'm so obsessed by its efficiency. Therefore, I'm always trying out new command-line commands. From time to time, some commands are replaced by other improved ones in my daily workflow...
Sep 2, 2018 • Read in 5 Min • on tags: CLI, linux, commands, list

3 mitmproxy Tips You Might Not Know About

mitmproxy is a powerful proxy tool for debugging network requests and responses. It's my favorite proxy tool and becoming one of my daily essential tools for working. I would like to share with you 3 mitmproxy tips you might not know about...
Jul 28, 2018 • Read in 3 Min • on tags: mitmproxy, proxy, tool, mock, tips

My Year 2017

When sitting comfortably in front of the chimney and holding a cup of warm Glühwein, along with the Christmas holiday melody, we all know by heart that 2018 is almost here...
Dec 25, 2017 • Read in 2 Min • on tags: yearly review

Ship PWA Guided by Lighthouse

Nowadays, PWA is so hyped. All the cool kids are implementing PWA, or on the way to implement it. It's like a magic box, they said, what contains ultimate happiness for users. Wow it sounds awesome, right? How is it possible that I could miss this opportunity to stay as a member of the cool kids club?...
Dec 3, 2017 • Read in 4 Min • on tags: pwa, lighthouse, web building