A curated list of my go-to tools & libraries

I’ve had to develop a few websites recently, which involved designing the UI. I’m not a professional UI designer, and I only learned about UI design from my good friend — the internet. …


A step by step guide on how to process multiple items efficiently

Azure Functions, a service allowing to run serverless code, come in many forms: they can be HTTP triggered — you can call them directly to execute some code; blob-triggered — they run when a new blob is uploaded to storage, or, among other things, queue-triggered, which is what we are…


My office in Paris, last December

A fresh eyes’ perspective on what it takes to be successful at a top tech company

One year ago, I started working as a Software Engineer at Microsoft — which is pretty much my dream job. I discovered so many new things, and enjoyed myself so much, that time flew by and I can’t believe it’s already been a whole year. …


What are Azure functions?

Functions allow to run serverless code, code that you run only when you need it and that doesn’t need a whole infrastructure to live in. You can decide that a function is triggered when hitting an HTTP endpoint, or when new files are added into a blob storage for instance…


You want to start building chatbots but get lost in documentation, and don’t really know what to look for nor where to start? Well, look no further: this tutorial will teach you how to build a bot end-to-end, using Microsoft’s Bot Framework v4 (node.js) and QnA Maker.

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Katia Gil Guzman

Entrepreneur, ex-Software Engineer @ Microsoft. I write about things related to Technology & Learning

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