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re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
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re: Twitter Is the Afterparty
I feel very similarly. I segment my social media usage - tw...
re: Those silly mistakes we all make
Same! Also I type reutrn way more often then I type return....
re: DEV Summer Style
Can we though ๐Ÿ˜
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
Looking back, I think it was the challenge of the idea - an...
re: What are you "old enough to remember" in software development?
Oh man, creating rounded edges on elements using a 9-slice ...
re: Improving PostgreSQL queries
This is super! Fantastic advice; I had no idea about all th...
re: Flashback Friday: Sh*t DEVs Say
So much nostalgia!!! This video still makes me laugh ๐Ÿ˜‚
re: A Guide to Handling Browser Events
This is a great overview, thank you Sarah! Always love to s...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript
Thank you Tammy! I'm glad you liked it ๐Ÿ˜
re: What was your win this week?
This week, it became official - I've been promoted to senio...
re: Learning by building, a Background Processing System in Ruby
This is fantastic - very clear and easy to understand/follo...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript
๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ made my day! Thanks Nahuel!
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript
Thank you very much, Joel! ๐Ÿ˜Š Yes, I do - any chance I get t...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript
Hi Ahmad - this is correct! For data structures, it does ch...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript
Hi Tim, good point! However, if you try out [1,2,3] == [1,2...
re: Equality of Data Structures: Ruby vs. JavaScript
Thank you Nick! ๐Ÿ˜
re: Quirk & Mental Health Tech Rules
If you're giving food to a starving child for every week t...
re: Being a middle aged junior
...they are looking for a product that is easy to sell and...
re: Oops, I did it again: A guide to debugging common JavaScript errors
Nice one Ali! We recently started using Prettier on one of ...
re: Get started with Dart (Free Egghead.io course)
I'm so excited for this! I watched the first few videos yes...
re: Code-itยฎ Notes ๐Ÿ“ for JavaScript
This is fantastic! I could see these being used in a classr...
re: Rails profiling story, or how I caught Faker trying to teach my app Australian Slang
Thank you Vladimir! I love test-prof so much - we've used i...
re: What was your win this week?
Sure! I'm using Heroku for this though, so a lot of the "ha...
re: What was your win this week?
I should note that I've essentially done this with training...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I... learned how to set up SSL, disable TLS 1.0,...
re: There's no such thing as a full stack developer
I completely agree that a quite a lot of front-end applicat...
re: What was your win this week?
I absolutely agree - I actually found this by googling "opp...
re: How I (Finally) Built an App in Elm
This is great! I've been meaning to try out Elm for a while...
re: Who in your life deserves a shout out right now??
This week I want to shout out @jamesmh : ...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I learned about using NOT EXISTS in a SQL subque...
re: Tips for Self-Reviews
Yay! Thanks Ali - glad you found them useful ๐Ÿ˜ƒ
re: Tips for Self-Reviews
Thanks for your comment! Totally agree - this is the first ...
re: I'm Joseph Jacks, founder and general partner of OSS Capital, ask me anything!
Hi Joseph, thanks so much for doing this AMA! Do you have a...
re: What's your coding origin story?
OMG FUNKY CHICKENS!! Man, what a blast from the past ๐Ÿ˜‚ I w...
re: Documentation is my gateway to coding
Totally! It's like stretching before a run - getting back i...
re: Silly Repos
That conversation ๐Ÿ˜‚
re: Silly Repos
I also love this one: github.com/EnterpriseQualityCoding...
re: Request for Comments: Quirk, an Open Source Cognitive Behavioral Therapy App
Love this. I agree that the mood tracking apps out there ri...
re: What Itโ€™s Like To Work Through A Security Incident
Thank you, Chris - super informative, really interesting to...
re: The 2018 year of ladies come back in tech
Oh, for sure - gender is a very real thing that has a huge ...
re: Building AWS Lambdas for Real World using Ruby and Serverless Framework
This is great! Thanks so much for the overview of the proce...
re: The 2018 year of ladies come back in tech
I'd disagree - I love programming and know a ton of non-mal...
re: Retrospective after conducting first-time SCRUM training.
Give short and valuable answers. One hundred times, th...
re: What were (or are) your initial thoughts about the technology/software development industry?
I grew up with a software engineer for a dad, but only pers...
re: How freeCodeCamp.org uses the JAMstack + a single API server to help millions of people learn to code every month
This is great! I've been hearing "JAMstack" for a while now...
re: On GUI-shaming and a mountain of hot takes
As someone who used to teach folks how to use git with only...
re: My Ruby Journey: Hooking Things Up
Nice work! It's so much fun to dive into the "why" behind t...
re: An Introvert's Guide to Being Sociable: Sending Argumentative Emails
I also feel much more confident expressing myself in writin...
re: Say something nice about another DEV member
Thank you Jeffrey! ๐Ÿ˜ญThat means a lot โ˜บ๏ธ
re: Write and deploy a SUPER FAST web site in 30 seconds with no framework.
I love this! I've never used pandoc, gonna check it out now...
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land
That's for sure! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ’ฏ
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land
That's a really good point! I'd go one step further than bo...
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land
Hi Cรฉdrick - in hindsight, yes: it would have been worth it...
re: Building a Graph in SQL Land
Hi Stan, thanks for your comment! I'd recommend using a rea...
re: I love to document my code. Am I doing it wrong?
I write code for Junior Devs since I'm a Junior myself :) ...
re: You Deserve to be a Software Developer
Such a good point. ๐Ÿ‘
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
Sorry I missed your comment - I agree, the multiple returns...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
Thank you Ali! ๐Ÿ™Œ
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
I'm sorry I missed your comment! Glad you liked it ๐Ÿ˜Š
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
Daww thank you! ๐Ÿ˜ Love that gif
re: Introducing Learn Code from Us
This is great, Ali! Thank you for doing this โค๏ธ One of the...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
Thank you Charly! ๐Ÿ˜Š
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
Thank you! And agreed ๐Ÿ™ Side note, the history of decisio...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
Thank you Sagar! ๐Ÿ™Œ
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
It's a neat tool - and it's fun what you can learn when you...
re: 10 practices for writing readable code
"Data clump" is such a good term. So evocative ๐Ÿ’ฏ I know I'...
re: Finally in Promises & Try/Catch
๐Ÿ˜œheeheehee
re: JavaScript Performance using console.time() & console.timeEnd()
console.table blew my mind! ๐ŸคฏNeat!
re: A div with cover image that reveals its content on hover, but using a single div and scss only
That's a nice effect! ๐Ÿ’ฏThanks for sharing :D
re: The Right Idea Becomes the Wrong Idea Over Time
I agree completely! I showed a fellow dev one of my old Bac...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Oooo I'd love to know how you like that program! I've been ...
re: "No Config" Bundling with Parcel
Hi Jaime! ๐Ÿ‘‹ I took a look, but I'm not sure where to find t...
re: "No Config" Bundling with Parcel
Well, it seems we're in agreement on one thing at least - a...
re: "No Config" Bundling with Parcel
Thank you for this! This is exactly the kind of detailed co...
re: Abusing Jest snapshot tests: some nice use-cases ๐Ÿ“ธ
Oh, this is a fun exploration! Never thought of using snaps...
re: Slack Integrations
Sweeeet! Automating repetitive tasks is so gratifying. Than...
re: Public Speaking as a Developer
Yesssss - thank you for so much good information in one pla...
re: Welcome Thread - v14
Welcome, Alex! Good to have you :)
re: How to Be Really Awesome at Your Job and Not Be A Complete Jerk
I learned this one the hard way: If youโ€™re amazed at some...
re: Advice from an Ex-Con
...punctuation doesn't have the right amount of roundness....
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Oh, also, one of my big takeaways form art is thinking abo...
re: What Makes an Environment Inclusive?
"For me, an inclusive environment is one where, even if yo...
re: How To Build Your First Chrome Extension
Thank you for this clear how-to (and for PUPPIIIEEEESSSS ๐Ÿ•๐Ÿฉ...
re: How to properly set up Git on your computer!
Awesome write-up!! I wish I'd had all this written out when...
re: That time when programming saved my life
That's awesome! So glad you perservered and were able to no...
re: Choose Your Own Coding Adventure!
This is awesome ๐Ÿ˜€ So many people have asked me this questio...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
I'm glad this resonated โค it's nice to know there are other...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Awesome, I'm so glad! ๐Ÿค—
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Hahaha I know that mantra! I found it annoying at the time ...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Oh man, music is so hard. I have a lot of respect for anyon...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
That's so cool - Literal orchestration! I love the idea of ...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
I totally agree! The only thing that really sets it apart i...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Well put! Also, I absolutely agree - the the ability to giv...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Thank you Oliviel! I love code as a means of creation ๐Ÿ˜Š
re: You Can't Pay Your Bills with Craft Beers.
...I've worked with an array() of wonderfully talented peo...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Oh man, I totally feel you on that - my dad is a software e...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Oh my gosh, yes!! That's such a good point! ๐Ÿ’ฏI definitely f...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
That's an interesting question! The short answer is "Very r...
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Yay! (I think so too, but I'm super biased ๐Ÿ˜œ)
re: How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
Thank you so much for your thoughtful response! That cartoo...
re: A year as Android Engineer
Wonderful! I'm so glad you found a workplace where learning...
re: Recognizing impostor syndrome and fixing it before it messes up your coding interview
Thanks for such a thoughtful write-up! I wish I'd known the...
re: Input Text [Everything You Should Know]
Awesome and thorough overview - thanks for putting this tog...
re: Supplying Placeholder Data by Catching Promises
Oh, my co-worker is super into futures - he keeps pressing ...
re: Supplying Placeholder Data by Catching Promises
For sure! I personally really like Typescript for minimizin...
re: Building Web Components with Vanilla JavaScript
Awesome!! This is the clearest writeup I've read of what we...
re: How do you model your projects?
I like drawing diagrams in Omnigraffle! Lots of freedom, an...
re: Who is hiring? (April 2018)
Hi James! Right now, we're only able to employ folks in the...
re: Iโ€™m Ben and I am a Rails developer
โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜ญโค๏ธThank you Ben. I've had many conversations with fellow...
re: Who is hiring? (April 2018)
General Assembly | Software Engineer | New York | Onsite or...
re: Facial Recognition in JavaScript using Tracking.js
This is so cool! ๐Ÿ’ฏ Did you have any issues with the library...
re: Explain GraphQL like I'm five.
Omg, I love this ๐Ÿ˜‚ awesome explanation!
re: On Staying
That's a good point, too! You're right; it's always good to...
re: On Staying
I totally agree - good people are so rare ๐Ÿ™‚
re: On Staying
You're totally right - sometimes leaving is the best thing ...
re: On Being An Abrasive Woman (In Tech)
Jeez, that's awful :( I can relate - it's hard to be told t...
re: On Staying
Thanks Paul! And that's so cool - I'm glad your boss was op...
re: On Staying
Thank you Andy! I'm glad it was helpful :D
re: On Staying
That's awesome!! It's great to hear from someone who's been...
re: On Staying
Those are some good points, too! I worry about that sometim...
re: On Staying
Thanks so much for sharing your experience and advice! Havi...
re: On Staying
Thank you Ben! :D
re: 9 Promising Promise Tips
Thanks so much for this! I never knew about Promise.reject/...
re: I'm Tracy Lee, a RxJS Core Team member and Google Developer Expert, ask me anything![FINISHED]
Thank you so much for your answer! So cool to hear how you ...
re: I'm Tracy Lee, a RxJS Core Team member and Google Developer Expert, ask me anything![FINISHED]
Hello Tracy, thanks so much for taking the time to talk to ...
re: Who is hiring? (March 2018)
General Assembly | Software Engineer | New York | Onsite or...
re: Nevertheless, Yumi Kim Coded
...what some might call "unethical" applications to assist...
re: I'm Charity Majors, Ask Me Anything! [FINISHED]
Thank you - that's a very good point! Also high five for ar...
re: I'm Charity Majors, Ask Me Anything! [FINISHED]
Hello Charity - thanks so much for doing this! I'm interest...
re: Homographs, Attack!
Woah, this is fascinating! I love that Chrome is actively c...
re: Who is hiring? (February 2018)
General Assembly | Software Engineer | New York | Onsite or...
re: DEV QUERIES: Finding out what makes software developers tick โค๏ธ
Awww I love this!
re: I'm Sandi Metz, Ask Me Anything! [Finished]
Awesome! Thanks :D
re: I'm Sandi Metz, Ask Me Anything! [Finished]
Hello again! A question I forgot - shortly before I joined ...
re: I'm Sandi Metz, Ask Me Anything! [Finished]
Hello Sandi! Let me start by saying that ever since I sta...
re: Announcing Sustaining Memberships for dev.to
<3 <3 <3 <3 !!! You guys rock! This is one of m...
re: Why I Left 3 Consecutive Jobs
Thank you so much for sharing this. I didn't negotiate at m...
re: Iโ€™m a Liberal Arts Grad, and I am a Software Engineer at Microsoft, ask me anything!
Hello Julie, thanks for doing this AMA! As a fellow non-CS-...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything!
Cool! I find this stuff interesting, especially as someone ...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything!
That's awesome! It's great that you've gotten to see multip...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything!
I'm always interested in entrepreneurship, but the thought ...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything!
What did you do before Codeship? Where would you say your j...
re: I'm the founder & CEO of Codeship, ask me anything!
As a primarily technical company, what's the relative size ...
re: I'm a co-founder of dev.to (this website), ask me anything!
What's the hardest part about building a community?
re: I'm a co-founder of dev.to (this website), ask me anything!
Hi Jess! What was it like working at a tech nonprofit, and ...
re: I'm the community engineer on the Glitch team at Fog Creek, ask me anything!
You make some pretty sweet pixel arts and codeses - how muc...
re: I'm the community engineer on the Glitch team at Fog Creek, ask me anything!
Awesome! Yeah, the delegation is something I've struggled w...
re: I'm the community engineer on the Glitch team at Fog Creek, ask me anything!
Hi Jenn! Thanks so much for taking the time to do this AMA ...
re: I'm a Git Master, Ask Me Anything
Hi Jason, thanks so much for sharing your knowledge! I was ...
re: A Gentle Introduction To Graph Theory
This is wonderful! Thank you so much for putting this toget...
re: What should I do when I get hit on by colleagues?
I'm sorry you have to deal with this nonsense - and make no...
re: The What and Why of PostgreSQL Views
Oh, cool - I actually didn't know that! Thanks :D
re: The What and Why of PostgreSQL Views
Thanks, Walker! :D If you need up-to-the-second results, I'...
re: Moving from a Java Monolith to Microservices at Squarespace
Great point at 6:20 - much easier to maintain velocity when...
re: What fonts do you use in your editor(s)?
I like Anonymous Pro. <3
re: Share Your Experiences with Impostor Syndrome
As a fellow BFA-haver, I also get that sinking feeling some...
re: When do you become a Jack of all trades but a master of none?
I think you're building up a skill in addition to these lan...
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