Authored by JBD, this website captures everyday gotchas for development, tools for Linux, general engineering practices, and insights from Google infrastructure.

About the author

JBD works on Google Cloud and is trying to help Google building infra that captures the needs of the industry to make practitioners productive and happy. She has more than 10 years of experience in building developer platforms for various companies ranging from small startups to multi-national companies. She also writes on Medium and on Go programming language.

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