In my past 3 months of working with open-source project Jina, I have seen the best and the worst of Internet. Sharing these anecdotes so they serve as a lesson for the open-source community.

May 2021, 13:30 CET

Just like every month, Max starts the public zoom meeting to host contributors of open-source project…


TL;DR: Neural Search is a new approach to retrieving information using neural networks. Traditional techniques to search typically meant writing rules to “understand” the data being searched and return the best results. But with neural search, developers don’t need to wrack their brains for these rules; The system learns the…


I’m holding my diary reflecting on what happened in 2020 in my life — code, books, conference, remote work, community, break up, new product launch, failures, wins, etc.… But one thing that sticks out is

I wrote daily-diary throughout the year

And if I have to pick one learning of…


Code, books, remote work, community, getting robbed, down-scaling, failures, wins and more…

You’re not alone!

If I have to pick only one learning from 2019, that would be “You’re not alone”

Whether it’s about the bug in your code or the fear of stage. You’re not alone. …


How did I succeed or fail in building great habits

I have started having a theme for each year. Theme is around building or improving one great habit each year. That one habit which requires a tonne of courage, efforts & motivation.

Building such habit is tough! To overcome this…


Pepup app & website

I’m sharing a copy of my last email to PepUp users. Most of you wouldn’t have heard about PepUp before this. For me it was living an idea for an year day in and out. This was one of the toughest email I wrote ever. To be honest, I was…


A guide for developers and team managers

Know a guy/team who works a lot but the project launch is somehow stuck at the same stage: “not live yet”? This system is for tech teams who want to boost their productivity, build and launch better products faster. …


Get Shit Done

This article is for those busy developers who want to be more awesome, meet deadlines more often and save mental peace and time in the process.

I am obsessed about being more productive and believe that everyone should be

Think about the amount of work you generally do in 5…


Dear Startup Founder,

If the foundation of a building is not rock-solid, it may come crashing down at any moment. That foundation for a business is “value for the customer”.

I’m telling you something that you know already, yet I have seen how easily people forget about it and keep…


Looking back at my 26 years of life, failures and successes, I have learned to deeply value these 4 qualities. If we all can just hold onto these 4 values, we can get things done, things which seem impossible to most.

  1. Persistence
  2. Positivity
  3. Passion
  4. Patience

We all know about these…

Pradeep Sharma

I write code & articles on productivity, software engineering, team building, remote work, etc.

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