Software Engineering & Travel Journal

Exploring the world, writing code.
Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 20, 2017 | Machine Learning
K-Means Clustering: A very simple overview

A quick draft about K-Means Clustering, what it is, what it does and how to get started with it using SKLearn.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 17, 2017 | Music
๐ŸŽง Mixtape of July, 17th

This week highlight goes to City Limits, from Hamster.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 17, 2017 | Travel
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Genรจve, Switzerland

Genรจve is one of the cities in Switzerland where people speaks french. The country is known for its clocks, swiss knifes, chocolates and finance, of course. In this visit, I decided to get my first tattoo :)ย 

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 16, 2017 | Curation
๐Ÿ”— Instapaper Sunday, July 16th: Zen of programming, Lessons on bootcamp, Pull requests

Zen and the art of programming, 5 Lessons My Bootcamp Didn't Teach Me, Surfacing Hidden Change to Pull Requests, The Genius Problem-Solving Method Elon Musk Learned From Aristotle, The Internet is fucked (again), DoNotPay launches 1,000 new bots to help you with your legal problems.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 10, 2017 | Travel
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Mykonos, Greece

This fantastic and paradisiac island is located only 100km from Athens and has the most perfect weather on summer I have already experienced in Europe so far. It is windy, but not cloudy. That relieves a lot the burning sun on your skin.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 10, 2017 | Music
๐ŸŽง Mixtape of July, 10th

This week I have a lot of house music discoveries. Currently enjoying my last day at the beach in Mykonos ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท listening to this, enjoy!

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 9, 2017 | Curation
๐Ÿ”— Instapaper Sunday, July 9th: Anti-Goals, Surviving Open-Source, Mentorship for Career in Tech and more

On this week, I had the following readings that were very insightful: Anti-goals, finding mentors in tech, chatbots are bad, surviving open-source.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 3, 2017 | Music
๐ŸŽง Mixtape of July, 3rd

New mixtape is out! ๐Ÿ™Œ This week, more and more house music, with lots of vocals and feelings.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | July 2, 2017 | Curation
๐Ÿ”— Instapaper Sunday, July 2nd: Money, code readability, small talks skills, sport teams

Getting money first, build company later; Design your code for readability; Understand Big-O, Get to level up your small talk game and read more about treating your work colleagues like a sport team.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | June 30, 2017 | Travel
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Santorini, Greece

Santorini is one of the many greek islands. It has one of the best landscapes and beach architectures of all Europe. According to my brother, it is also the most famous wallpaper of the whole world ๐Ÿ˜….

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | June 27, 2017 | Travel
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ท Athens, Greece

Athens was a great experience. It's a city full of history and points of interest. It's amazing to realize that ancient greeks actually walked on those same streets discussing math, philosophy, astronomy or simply love.

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Posted by Thiago Ricieri | June 26, 2017 | Travel
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Milano, Italy

Our last stop in Italy, Milano! City of fashion and culture, lots and lots of beautiful people in the street and shops to spend your hard-earned money. It was a nice experience.

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