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By Mahmud Ahsan
Hey there! I am Mahmud Ahsan. I am a software engineer. In my podcasts, I like to share my thoughts and experience in different stories. My stories can be related to programming, life, career, happiness etc.
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Book Notes - Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
The notes I had taken from the book while I was reading. Book Link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00JCW0BCY?ref=exp_mahmudahsan_dp_vv_d
03:09
January 12, 2022
I Failed on Amazon SWE Job Interview & I Don’t Care
Let me share with you my interview experience with Amazon Full Article: https://thinkdiff.net/i-failed-on-amazon-job-interview-2b7f60256018
05:46
October 26, 2021
#14. What I Learned About Entrepreneurship from My Recent Finished Book
In this podcast, I want to share the lessons I learned from the book I recently finished, “Anything you want” by Derek Sivers. Full Article: https://thinkdiff.net/what-i-learned-about-entrepreneurship-4fb32f19f834 Book Link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0161TEVIK?ref=exp_mahmudahsan_dp_vv_d (affiliated)
09:14
June 01, 2021
#13. How I Save Money and Energy by Using Medium & Firebase Hosting
I started writing a blog in 2008. At first, I used a free subdomain of WordPress. After one year, I bought a domain thinkdiff.net, bought hosting from hostgator.com and installed WordPress to publish my writings. Writing is my hobby. I write technical articles on my blog. A few days ago, I decided to permanently avoid WordPress, hosting service etc. Let me share with you, what I have done instead of using WordPress and personally managed hosting and how it benefits me. Written Article
06:20
April 23, 2021
#12. YouTube | Udemy | Medium — Which Platform Gives Me More Money
I never took content creation as my full-time profession. I am a computer programmer and love to build software. Today I want to discuss, which platform gives me more money to publish programming tutorials. Article Link: https://link.medium.com/BNOhbRR59cb
06:31
January 19, 2021
#11 - Starting Something New is Always Difficult, The Way I Tackle It
If you want to start something new, you have to learn how to fight with your inner mindset if that tries to restrict you. Article: https://mahmudahsan.medium.com/starting-something-new-is-always-difficult-b1f7d24def84
02:46
October 25, 2020
#10 - YouTube Secrets — My Takeaway
I finished reading a book recently named "Youtube Secret". I also have my own YouTube channel for over 1 year so based on both knowledge and experience, I want to discuss some important things in this podcast. Article: https://medium.com/the-innovation/youtube-secrets-my-takeaway-72d6241a0d01 Book: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1544511817/?ref=exp_mahmudahsan_dp_vv_d My Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtHlgyUw0wLE5Ous9swfFlg
07:32
October 22, 2020
#9 - How to Convince Apple App Reviewer
One important thing that many developers miss when they submit an iOS app to the App Store. So let me tell you how I handle it recently to convince the app review team to accept my app. Full Article: https://link.medium.com/gxHvQTKnIab App mentioned this podcast: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/id1527918864
07:07
October 19, 2020
#8 - Flutter Vs SwiftUI
Learn the fundamental differences between Flutter and SwiftUI Transcript: https://medium.com/@mahmudahsan/flutter-vs-swiftui-43a564b35e4a For the last 8 months, I have been using SwiftUI to develop a native iOS application. Before that, I used Flutter to develop several projects. So in this discussion, I want to share with you my opinion about Flutter vs SwiftUI.
08:05
October 14, 2020
#7 - 9 Secrets to read books faster
Today I am going to discuss about How to read faster and retain knowledge for a long time. So today you will learn 9 Secrets to read books faster. Mobile Dictionary iOS / iPhone / iPad: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/id1527918864 Transcript: https://link.medium.com/t2IkDAii49 Book: Speed Reading with the Right Brain |  https://amzn.to/2FJlGhS (affiliate)
06:51
September 25, 2020
#6 - Focus on things that matter
Today I am going to discuss the focus on things that matter. Book: The One Thing - https://amzn.to/2Zh0aJ7
04:04
July 11, 2020
#5 - 10 Steps You Should Follow To Start Your Career As A Mobile Apps Developer
As there are so many choices it’s confusing from where to start to become a mobile application developer. No one solution fits all. So if you want to start your career as a mobile apps developer I suggest you follow these 10 steps based on my experience.  I started my career as a web developer in 2008, but in 2010 I started my career as a mobile apps developer. Since then, I created my own mobile app business, completed some freelance projects, and worked for some companies to develop their mobile apps. Currently, I am working full time for an American company where I am leading a team and developing a native iOS mobile application. In my career, I developed native iOS, native android, react-native, and flutter framework based apps. My Mobile Apps Portfolio: https://ithinkdiff.net/
08:27
July 07, 2020
#4 - How I learned Web Scraping with Python ( Book Review )
Web scraping is an important technique which you can use to collect data, research on them even you can build some application based on your research. Today I want to share with you if you want to learn web scraping with Python what is the best book for that. I read several books on this topic, but one book I highly recommend.   Book Ref: https://amzn.to/2C8tiZT Article: https://thinkdiff.net/python/how-i-learned-web-scraping-with-python-book-review/
03:21
July 04, 2020
#3 - React-Native | Flutter | Swift or Kotlin - Which one should I learn?
In 2020, I started my career in a new company located in the United States where we are using Swift to develop a native iOS application. There are many technologies one can learn to be a mobile apps developer.  But the question is, what is the best technology in 2020 to learn and start your career as a mobile apps developer.  Let's figure it out based on jobs, freelance contracts, and jobs in startup companies. Youtube video for data reference: https://youtu.be/FRzfveWC44I
07:34
June 15, 2020
#2 - Design resources for developers
Every developer need designs to create a web page and mobile application. But there are tons of information in web. Today I will share a curated list of designs, UI resources including stock photos, web templates, CSS frameworks, and many more. This is a Github repo by Brad Traversy, a popular online instructor and full-stack web developer. URL: https://git.io/Jf0I6
05:05
June 10, 2020
#1 - When subscribers don’t matter for a youtube channel!
If you are a non-native English speaker and developer, in this podcast you will learn, why you should open a Youtube channel. I gained some knowledge from my Youtube channel which I think worth sharing with you. 
05:07
June 07, 2020