Jonathan Tsai, (Chinese name: 蔡培正, cai4 pei2 zheng4)
I am a Christian who…
- is a sinner
- has been saved by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone (Ephesians 2:8-9)
- loves to study and meditate upon God’s word, the Bible
- is a slave to the Lord Jesus Christ, apart from whom I have no good (Psalm 16:2)
I am a husband who…
- has been married to my lovely wife, Shannon, since November 2011.
I am a Student who…
- is a lifelong student of the Bible, God’s holy and precious word revealed to undeserving men like me
- likes to study languages, such as: Chinese, French, Greek, Hebrew, Korean, and recently, Spanish
- graduated from UC Berkeley in 2006 with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. I still enjoy learning about computer science. If I’m really bored, I’ll try to solve some Facebook Puzzles
I am a Computer Scientist / Software Engineer / Geek who…
- currently works at Yahoo! as a back end software engineer for Fantasy Sports.
- has worked at places like Ask.com, Intuit, HomeGain.com, also as a software engineer
- names all of my computers and network devices, sometimes taking hours to come up with a name
- dreams of home automation, and recently started dabbling with open source software at GitHub
- has almost exclusively worked with multi-tiered web applications, and maintains several websites (including my personal blog at Xanga, just for fun)
I am a Musician who…
- enjoys playing music on all kinds of instruments (I consider the voice as an instrument in this regard)
- learned piano from K-5th grade, violin from 4-12th grade, and picked up guitar freshman year in college.
- tries to write and compose my own songs.
I am a(n amateur) Photographer who…
- shoots with a Canon DSLR and a set of L lenses
- posts my pictures to Flickr
I am a Bay Area, California Native who…
- grew up in the Bay Area (San Jose)
- went to school at UC Berkeley and got to enjoy road biking through the Berkeley Hills often.
- really likes to play basketball