27 February 2015 by Batista Harahap on culture | product | startup | urbanesia | thoughts | engineering

Products & Engineering

Since as long as I can remember, I've always enjoy building tech. It's part of my identity. However, more often than not, I enjoyed the tech part more than the product itself. The temptation of any technical founders. I have a confession to make: I hate writing code but I

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01 May 2014 by Batista Harahap on build | empower | learn | urbanesia | share

Moving On Off Urbanesia

Last night was thankful. All of us Ex Urbanesia gathered with Selina as a sponsor. Unfortunately we couldn't meet up for as long as we'd want to but I managed to learn a thing or two. It's satisfying to meet them all, it's been a fun ride for the last

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24 October 2013 by Batista Harahap on ads | banner | content | hijack | Mobile | tweet | urbanesia | Web | XL

XL Content Modifying Ads - Part 2

My tweets and the previous post have gone viral. Lots of reactions both positive and negative. Some retweeted immediately and some calling me a fool for writing about injecting content within an SSL connection. Amazing to see all the responses. There is a pattern to be seen with people who

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