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The Mozaic Books

May 27, 2015

I have finally compiled the anthology of the articles I completely adore and love. In the hope this collection will be useful I have uploaded the resulting PDF into Scribd and into my portfolio.

Book was compiled with AsciiDoc and overall was a great sandbox for learning book authoring using Emacs, AsciiDoc, DocBook and Apache FOP toolchains. I must say it was a total mess which removed 3 working days from my life (forgive me, my company).

Programming is neither math nor building Thoughts

January 24, 2015

Programming is not math, contrary to common belief. Neither software development is the same as bridge- or building-building.

Why do people forget that software, which runs on the hardware, is the instructions for the hardware?

On Lisp Loop Thoughts

January 23, 2015

It seems there is a strong disdain about the Common Lisp’s loop macro. A lot of people talk about replacing it with special library iterate. I totally do not understand it, at all.

lisp  rants 

The (not so great) Return Thoughts

October 21, 2014

Well, no luck with Logdown. Call me greedy for fame, but here in Blogger, integrated with Google+, I have a lot larger audience coverage than at Logdown.

Web Application Development with Yii 2 and PHP Books

September 24, 2014

Holy cow, I wrote a book! After the terror of 6 months writing, re-reading and re-writing, “Web Application Development with Yii 2 and PHP” have finally been published at 26th of September. It was completely unexpected for me to receive this contract, I have never used version 2 of Yii framework, which was in early beta at the time, and had quite small Web presence to be spotted by any publisher.