2018 - Retrospective

With curtains being drawn on 2018 and a new year being ushered in, I wanted to look back on the year that was and look ahead to make 2019 the year I want it to be. Finding the love for OSS - Finally! 2018 was pretty much a landmark year for me as it is the year I finally came out of my shell and started actively contributing to open source projects.

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100 Days of Rust

As part of my enthusiasm to spread the gospel of Rust Lang at my place of work, I began an initiative called 100 Days of Rust in the ThoughtWorks Chennai office today. What is the 100-day project? Well, I’m glad you asked. It usually works like this: Pick a start date (March 19) Pick an end date exactly 100 days later (June 27) Then do one thing a day for the next 100 days.

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Avatar Hi, I'm Balaji Sivaraman, a programmer at ThoughtWorks. On these pages, you will find my thoughts on programming, mostly in statically typed languages such as Scala and Rust.

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