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  • Arvind Padmanabhan
  • Founder Member of Devopedia
  • Bangalore, India
  • M.Eng and B.Eng (Hons) from National University of Singapore

Actively involved in Devopedia, which is an open community platform for developers by developers to explain technology in a simple, clear and unopinionated way. Interested in tech writing and regularly contributes articles to Devopedia.

Interested in Natural Language Processing (NLP). Leading various NLP research initiatives at Devopedia.

Self-published a book in 2013, titled "The Infinite Bit: An Inside Story of Digital Technology".

  • Recent visit 27 Jan 2022
  • Member since 29 Dec 2016
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Recent Contributions

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    Removing br html tag and reformatting in markdown.
    2022-01-26 09:22:47
    Removing br html tag and reformatting in markdown.
    2022-01-26 09:16:30
    Corrected ordering of milestones
    2022-01-26 09:09:38
    Minor update to reference formatting.
    2022-01-26 08:46:42
    Minor update to reference formatting.
    2022-01-26 08:45:49
    Corrected ref URL
    2022-01-26 08:44:06
    Corrected ref URL
    2022-01-26 08:41:19
    Updated URLs of two refs
    2022-01-26 08:38:38
    Changed order of milestones
    2022-01-26 08:35:11
    Changed order of milestones
    2022-01-26 08:33:50
    Corrected ordering of milestones and one reference formatting.
    2022-01-26 08:32:20
    Changed order of milestones
    2022-01-26 08:28:10
    Adding link to InfluxDB upon request from InfluxDB.
    2022-01-26 04:11:10
    Minor correction in Sample Code.
    2022-01-25 17:29:41
    Replaced image for overloading and overriding.
    2022-01-24 17:30:40
    Reordered answers. Added content for specifiers and operator overloading. New images. Improved milestones, refs and citations. Updated See Also.
    2022-01-24 16:09:12
    naming hiding changed to name hiding
    2022-01-24 06:28:49
    Benefits answer merged with earlier question. Writing style and grammar improved. More refs and images. Many corrections to citations.
    2022-01-23 06:28:07
    Publishing. Some improvements needed to images and content. Need to verify milestones.
    2022-01-23 05:05:06
    Adding two questions as noted in reviews: best practices, disasters. Updated See Also.
    2022-01-22 05:16:41