Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Hi, I'm Max! I'm the co-founder and the former CTO of OkCupid. I
wrote OKWS, the Web Server that powers the site.
Nowadays, the awesome OkEngineers are in charge of keeping this
site thriving, and I'm working on some new dating products that
will be coming online soon.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Building secure distributed systems
"Tout était écrit depuis le début de l’été."
黑龙江 兵团 无锡 长三角
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Fixing things that have broken; waking up early; taking short naps
while driving, waking up in time to make that turn
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay,
Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
, and Middlesex
since it's mentioned above.
Other assorted jams.
The Man With the Movie
Camera, a lot more, but those come to mind for some reason.
Recently, I've enjoyed Melinda and Melinda, though
can understand why a lot of people wouldn't; so while I'm at it, I
like most Woody Allen, including of course Manhattan. Also, The Incredibles was a lot
of fun, as was Sky Captain
and the World of Tomorrow, which was strangely similar
Magnetic Fields, Pavement, The Flaming Lips, Sonny Rollins,
Parker, Cannonball Adderley,
O'Rourke, though I still think that My Bloody Valentine's
Loveless is one
of the top albums, ever.
Food, the best food in the world.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I could never do without my lovely wife Sarah!
I am somewhat addicted to the internet, and OkCupid. Aside from
those and the obvious things, it's nice to have a bicycle, but in
general, I am trying to avoid the accumulation of fleeting material
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
My next tweet. Follow me @maxtaco
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
In front of the terminal, working on OkCupid.com
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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Privacy can be overrated.
You should message me if
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