Hello world!

I created this blog, to take notes from my software development, daily studying and language practice. Considering the dishonoured network condition in my country, which is so-called the only communism region in this world, I setup this site in the US, avoiding unpleasants paperwork.

As you can see I am not a native English speaker. But I intend to improve my skills for better understanding of the material I read and represent my thought. You can consider it as the struggle from a young and angry man which have early midlife crisis.

A little more about myself. I am a software engineer now working for a game company which made the potential most popular League of Legends theme mobile game in China. Responsible for architecture of server clusters. I built a middleware that make the cluster scalable to bear the increasing players only with deploying a single machine. This design helped my company reduced the costs on hardware and maintenance manpower. I also built the backstage tools for operation team alone. Those works consists of business intelligence,logging system and player/content management systems. Operation team use it as reliable sources for analyzing data and decision making. When our chief server programmer was too busy, I helped him to finish some work like VIP system (which is the system for stimulating players to pay more in our game by providing various discount) and messaging system. I also skilled in iOS programming, when the client team have some trouble with native layer, I also provide supports like In App Purchase.

Before employed, I was busy on a project name WebFusion, integrating information from various web services. Providing instant messaging, micro-blogging, e-mail and content recommending systems. If you are interested, take a look at https://www.shisoft.net/. This project is paused due to lacking of time to maintain when employed.

I am not pleased with my job right now. It was interesting in the beginning because I learned new stuff and did improved my skills. But that feeling faded out when I found most of my work was something like CRUD, I found it boring. I really want to continue working on WebFusion project in my spare time but when employed, the job squeezed out my time. Building such complex system requires knowledge that I need a lot of time to learn. Then I realized that I  will never have a chance to create things I really care about. So I decide to quit my job and get a chance for overseas studying. My boss said I am crazy, but really, I DON'T CARE. I had enough with those incessant unpaid overtime works and there is no anything like profit share contract for me, so beat it!

2 thoughts on “Hello world!”

  1. So, have you quit your job? I used to be a WebFusion user, but I found that it was not as perfect as I thought. From my personal point of view, this project is promising. Come on, just do it.

    1. Thanks. The old project have been canceled and stop maintaining. New version with total new design will come up in next year.

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