Simulated Annealing

A blog by Vivian Qu.

Warning: may contain software engineering, product design, science fiction, and occasional humor. Read at your own risk.

What I wish I knew before I started my job search
Reflecting on going there and back again
Quitting your job to search for a new job full-time
Actual developer data from launching a React Native mobile app
Making good decisions despite being biologically bad at making them
or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Body
How can a centuries-old culture deal with Communism and increasing exposure to the modern world?
How does love work in a matriarchal society? We find out how to court a Mosuo woman and when couples are considered officially married
How the definition of family is radically different in matriarchal society.
Notes from my journey to visit the Mosuo, China’s last matriarchal minority
The local’s guide to 'The Happiest Place on Earth'