The Best Books I Read in 2018

2018 was probably my best reading year ever (both in quantity and quality). A big part of it was that I joined a few different book clubs . I found they were a great way to schedule semi-regular hangouts with friends I enjoyed spending time with and also helped me get through some books I might […]

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Feeling Burned Out? So Did I. Here Are 5 Ways To Reinvigorate Yourself

Chances are, you’ve experienced career burnout at some point. It makes you feel listless, unsure of the value of your work. You go through the motions and count the hours. Personally, I’ve been burned out twice in my career. Once, I was finishing my medical residency and was unsure if I really wanted to continue in medicine. […]

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How to build the perfect Deep Learning Computer and save thousands of dollars

Building your own Deep Learning Computer only takes a few hours. Assembly video is below. You already know that building your own Deep Learning Computer is 10x cheaper than using AWS. But picking the right parts is not trivial, so let’s take a detailed look at things you should consider, the pros and cons of my […]

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Only the Paranoid Survive

Mission Newsletter, 1/11/19 “Your mind is working at its best when you’re being paranoid. You explore every avenue and possibility of your situation at high speed with total clarity.” -Banksy The Story The voice bellowed in the dark, “Who’s there?!” Andris and his best friend, Jancsi, dropped to the ground. Pain shot up Andris’s leg. When they […]

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The Novel and The Beautiful

Mission Newsletter, 1/10/19 “The highest mountain, the oldest books, the strangest people, there you will find the stone.” ―Athanasius Kircher The Story Bobby walked out into the frigid Alaskan night. He gazed at the sky. It was his 20th anniversary of joining the Air Force… and he knew it was time to retire. After two decades […]

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