A Software Exhibition Which Surprised Me as a Competition Judge > We are delighted to invite you as Judge for the event. Your presence will be an honor for us and source of encouragement and motivation for students. Looking forward to welcome you at our campus. Those are the exact words from a letter I receieved on Feb 1st, 2019. It was sent by **Jinnah University for Women**, which is the first Women University of Pakistan founded with the aim of educating women and hence the nation.

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A Year of Open Source, Public Speaking, New Job, New House, and the Big NEWS! Me, giving a talk about Flutter Originally posted on my Medium profile. 2018 was a great year for me, both personally and professionally. Last year when I wrote my first year in review, I didn’t know the real impact of these reflections and year-in-reviews. But it has helped me in fighting my self imposter syndrome, holding myself accountable (at least to my inner me), keeping a log for myself, and most importantly, seeing how I improve myself as a person and as a developer over the years.

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I woke up at around 5:30 AM in morning. I was feeling very sleepy as I slept late at night. But it was no time for laziness as I had to get ready for traveling. I made tea and ate some bread as quick breakfast, got shower, locked my home and called Uber. Uber took me to a bus stop where I booked a seat in a bus. The bus was late about 20 minutes, but I left Karachi — the city of lights — at 7:20 AM.

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The Road to 1000 Followers on Medium Since the childhood, I have remained a silent but talkative person. Now you must be thinking about how someone can be silent as well as talkative both at same time. There’s no middle ground in those two attributes. Well, my answer to that is at start I am a shy and silent person to any new person. But when I become comfortable to him/her, then I think (s)he can’t stop my on talking.

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100 Days Of Code in Open Source What I got in 100 days and what you can get from Open Source? Let me start by saying this. ***Open Source is just great. ***You will never know what kind of surprise is coming next and how? In this article, I’m going to tell you a story of 100 days and what kind of surprises I got. So, without further delay, let’s get started.

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A collection of concise write-ups on the things I learn day to day In this age of busy life with smartphones and laptops, we have almost started taking things we learn on daily basis for granted. Whether its just a minor semicolon missing error or any run-time crash exception, we learn lots of things in just coding for an hour even. These things and tips are so small that we don’t give much value to these and next day or day after that, we almost search for same thing again.

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After Wasting 2017 Year Successfully, Now Looking Forward to Waste 2018 Again Yet another year in review about more failures and missed opportunities As days are closing in to the new year, Medium and whole blogging world is filled with articles about new year. Some people like Kimberly Harrington or Hampus Jakobsson are sharing their year in reviews like this and this while some are sharing their favorite books of the year as Matt L.

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Wajahat Karim

Android Developer. Open Source Contributor. Writer. Speaker

Senior Android Developer

Karachi, Pakistan