Presentation with Speaker Notes in Zoom
August 22, 2022 . work


August 22, 2022 . Recreation


Should You Keep or Sell Vested RSUs
January 9, 2022 . Finance


Understanding Wildcard in LDAP Search
December 15, 2021 . computer

Asterisk (*) is wildly used as a wildcard card in regular express (regexp) matching and file name matching. So it is not a suprise at all that many expect it works the same way when put into a LDAP search filter. However, it may give surprising search results at times. More specifically, sometimes the filter does not match any entries while it should. This blog is to help you understand the reason of it and use * in LDAP searches correctly.

Merge Garmin Activities (Walk, Run etc.)
September 6, 2021 . recreation


Access the Internet Using Mobile Data while connected to No-Internet Wi-Fi
February 4, 2021 . recreation


Upgrading FIIO BTR3 Firmware - for Ubuntu/macOS
December 29, 2020 . computer


ESPP Tax in the US and Australia
March 4, 2020 . Finance

ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan) has become one common method of compensating employees nowadays. My employer offers this through Etrade. Since it is US based but I live in Australia, I discovered a subtle difference in calculating ESPP tax between these two countries, which may incur double tax if not handled correctly.