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Gabe Kangas

Looking for my next adventure! Been spending time making client mobile and TV apps at media companies. Ex-TastemakerX, Rdio, Philo. I also worked for a credit card company once.

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13 Reasons why Flutter is the Future of Mobile App Development

I've been around the block with all the "write once, run anyw...

Hacktoberfest 2020 β€” Who's looking for contributors?

Hey all! We're building an open source, self-hosted alternat...

10 Things To Know As A Fullstack Developer πŸ‘οΈπŸ‘„πŸ‘οΈ

Don't forget about mobile apps! iOS and Android devices are ...

[Edited] What's the minimum a full stack dev should know?

It depends on your stack. Does your company/product build a...

Owncast: A project to take control over your own live streaming

Hi Manish! The point of this project is to have a self-hoste...

What does Full Stack mean to you?

I always find it odd that people don't talk about mobile as a...

Stencil: I Think I Found My Frontend Home

It's nice to hear of somebody else who doesn't particularly...

Creating a native Android app with Vue Native

This is the best post I've ever read.

Why I’m moving away from Medium

I second those saying to own your own content. Syndicate i...

It's time for a change: I'm trying Linux on the desktop

Cool! I think I'll spin up an Elementary instance this wee...

It's time for a change: I'm trying Linux on the desktop

That's an interesting approach that I've never really heard...

It's time for a change: I'm trying Linux on the desktop

Aside from a different coat of paint, what's different abou...

Five Things About Developing Mobile Apps

Or you could write a native app and provide a better experi...

What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?

Software used to have a personality that matched the platfo...

What does full stack engineering mean to you?

Some folks around here might even maintain (or, heavens fo...

We worked with Xamarin for almost three years, this is what we learned

Great writeup! I'm always interested in people's experienc...

Sh*tpost: can we stop saying "syntactic sugar"?

I always interpret syntactic sugar as "unnecessary shortcut...

Starting a Dev.to IRC?

Agreed. Why give ownership of your community over to Disco...

How do you use GitHub?

This isn't the best answer, but it's an answer. If you pay...

Are we Developers helping Google to build an unstoppable monopoly?

I personally do try to pay for standalone services if they'...

Why Not React Native? Why Not Flutter? Why Not Meteor? Why Not NativeScript?

Agreed. Cross platform tools are the worst of every option...

Do not be this kind of developer

For the browser, Javascript is the only tool for the job. ...

Do not be this kind of developer

Just because a specific language has become widely adopted ...

How to Get Into Mastodon

I think it has some legs this time. I've checked out Masto...

Who's looking for open source contributors? (October 1st edition)

I'm currently working on what I believe is the first native...

Who's looking for open source contributors? (September 24 edition)

I'm currently working on what I believe is the first native...

IMAP, Therefore I Am.

Thank you for supporting and promoting standard protocols. ...

What tools do you use to self-manage your projects?

Github issues & projects. Though I wish a non-organiza...

What's your favorite interview question?

I second this. It's fun knowing where the interests and ex...

Erase Distinctions Between Desktop and Mobile, Web and Native

I understand why you feel this way. I really do. But if t...

Breaking up with JavaScript

This is very much incorrect. Sure, companies try out React N...

Breaking up with JavaScript

In general I like building for all platforms, but every tim...

Why do developers have the toughest interviews in the world?

Software doesn't exist in a vacuum. It runs on an operatin...

CSS Designs for React. Recommendations?

Yes, there are mobile features in it's layout components. ...

CSS Designs for React. Recommendations?

I'm a fan of Semantic UI's React components. react.semanti...

What If Swift Didn't Exist?

This is making the assumption that there was something wron...

People that don't use Github, what do you use and why?

Phabricator is pretty great for organizations.

Building a Coffee Map with React Native

Why is it that hotshot web developers are willing to learn ...

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