UTF-8 & perl

Backstory Some days ago, at work I had to do regular expression matching with some UTF-8 or Unicode[1] encoded text. That made me read perlunitut. After reading it, I got to know that UTF-8 & Unicode are not the same[2]. There’re many Unicode encodings & UTF-8 is the most commonly used Unicode encoding. Today, once…

My first YAPC (Yet Another Perl Conference)

Last week, I went to Sofia, Bulgaria for attending YAPC::Europe, my first technical conference ever and it was next to awesome! I’m writing this blog post late, because I’ve been extremely busy with office work, house search etc. :(. Further in this post, I’ll describe each day of the conference! Oh and even before conference!…

DrRacket rocks!

Life after GNOME’s Outreach Program for Women My previous post was about the end of my OPW internship task. I’ve tried learning so many different things post OPW: Rust language (studied it for a while, then left) Computer networks from Unix Network Programming (Enjoying… ) Advanced data structures (Enjoying…) Dancer : I tried learning it,…