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re: What’s overrated?
And the real danger of micro services is deploying them bef...
re: What time of day do you get your best work done?
I get most of my work done "Tomorrow" or "Later"
re: Who wants to join the DEV Fantasy Football League?
Loved that show
re: Open Source Made Me $10K Working Part-Time for 30 Days
I think more than anything, this shows how important brandi...
re: How open-source will Tumblr become?
It's kind of incredible that they managed to do so much dam...
re: How open-source will Tumblr become?
Just regarding the price tag, it's probably not actually $3...
re: The Worst Developer
Much like choosing the right stack for the job, choosing yo...
re: The Worst Developer
I think there's a really fine line between being efficient ...
re: The Worst Developer
I do support/maintain the software I create, though often I...
re: Come on our podcast - or shout out someone you'd love to hear as a guest!
I have a decent amount of podcasting experience, so I'd be ...
re: Vue js project structure
I agree with you, sticking with this structure strictly wil...
re: Vue js project structure
That's a good question, and one of the things that make it ...
re: Some of my writing principles
I agree on all but the last item, I like creative, clever t...
re: What does your team do when your communication channels go down?
We go home and hope for a better tomorrow.
re: Some JavaScript Leaders You May Want to Follow on DEV
Dan's React Hooks introduction talk is legendary
re: What’s the best JavaScript framework?
No Ben, no!
re: What are your computer’s specs? Which specs are particularly important to you?
My PC is used for gaming about as much as it's used for wor...
re: What's new and upcoming in browser land?
More PWA support in both desktop and mobile browsers is hap...
re: Things All Developers Should Learn In College
To respond to your work hours comment, I do think people sh...
re: What's your most re-watchable movie?
I'm not an emotional guy but "The Martian" gets me every ti...
re: Book Review: Refactoring UI (2018)
Hey, I have this book and I fully agree with you. It helped...
re: What's next for PWAs?
The most wishful of thinking
re: I started 3 new Developer Job Boards over this weekend
Cool, good luck fellow Stefan!
re: I started 3 new Developer Job Boards over this weekend
Interesting way of driving traffic to the main tool. Do you...
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
Oh man, I hated going to the actual gym to lift weights etc...
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
Yeah absolutely! There will absolutely be multiple boulder ...
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
Awesome! There are a couple good gyms in/close to Utrecht!
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
Well if either of you (or anyone reading this!) are ever in...
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
Right? I love it so much. It's also a great sport to get ne...
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
Bouldering, especially indoor bouldering. It's easy to get ...
re: What was the most over-hyped software movement?
Yeah, with the Lightning Network that scales up a bit more,...
re: What was the most over-hyped software movement?
Yeah, Blockchain is only useful when decentralization is of...
re: How to publish a PWA on the Google Play store
Microsoft's PWABuilder is pretty good for those last couple...
re: VueJS is dead, long live VueJS!
Oh yeah, I (and I'm sure they) appreciate it. I'll update t...
re: VueJS is dead, long live VueJS!
While that's absolutely true, my point was more to say that...
re: VueJS is dead, long live VueJS!
I believe support for 2.x would run until 4.x, but none of ...
re: Graceful Shutdown Is A Lie
Writing your code assuming that it'll crash is a pretty dec...
re: New Site Theme: "Minimal Light"
I'm a fan. Love it! Minimalism is my jam. I haven't yet loo...
re: PWAs that download like apps 🗜️
Awesome! I'm doing something like this using precache manif...
re: AMA, Sam 10-yr Googler in Web DevRel
Thanks for the response! I'm a big fan of PWAs and am writ...
re: AMA, Sam 10-yr Googler in Web DevRel
Hey Sam, how do you feel about PWAs and their future?
re: What's the best career advice you can give in ten words or less?
The best worst advice I can give is "Don't work on other pe...
re: PWAs are our future
There are many articles on building PWAs and a few standard...
re: PWAs are our future
These types of technologies are one of the reasons why I se...
re: PWAs are our future
I'm actually working on a site that will have all this info...
re: PWAs are our future
Currently following WWDC19 very closely to see if they anno...
re: How do you limit or avoid procrastination?
Nah, I see Dev as research and networking, so that's not in...
re: How do you limit or avoid procrastination?
I check all of them once a day for a total of 5 minutes.
re: How do you limit or avoid procrastination?
I recently removed all social media from my phone and block...
re: PWAs are our future
iOS has some serious catching up to do, but it's coming. Th...
re: PWAs are our future
Oh I completely agree that PWAs are not going to be competi...
re: PWAs are our future
Yep, this is exactly why I love the idea of PWAs so much. I...
re: PWAs are our future
Could you expand on this concern? Would love to learn about...
re: PWAs are our future
Thanks for the comment! I'm not sure your argument against...
re: PWAs are our future
Thanks for your comment! I think this is true at the curre...
re: PWAs are our future
Good point! I've edited the first line to include the defin...
re: What would be a technical solution to ✔️ not looking good on dark mode?
Probably creating/using a specific icon set just for dark t...
re: How many computer devices do you own?
Custom built PC 1 (9900k, 2070RTX) - This is what I do 90% ...
re: 700+ Web Developers Asked Me To Give Them LinkedIn Profile Feedback And These Are My 🖐️ 5 Top Tips.
Thanks for the advice! Updated my LinkedIn and am now expec...
re: Which part about your job/studies/etc. gives you the most anxiety?
Not having a monthly paycheck as a freelancer, and thus hav...
re: What are your thoughts on the 4-day work week?
I put "working more than 4 days a week" on my "fuck it"-lis...
re: Minimalism and Habits
For me the largest thing was to simplify/minimize my work e...
re: GraphQL error handling with graphql-ruby
Thanks for the post, this is actually something I hadn't fi...
re: Do you notice that you hold yourself from writing even when you have something to say?
C O N S T A N T L Y. I always feel like either my thought ...
re: Which Colors Look Good on Black and White?
This is actually super useful if you're creating a style gu...
re: The future of Bitcoin and Ethereum
Transaction time on Bitcoin is an issue as long as you're w...
re: Goodbye portfolio site
Yeah, that's only fair. I need to constantly be selling mys...
re: Goodbye portfolio site
It might not be the best place to do it, but it's the first...
re: Goodbye portfolio site
This has been an ongoing issue with my own portfolio site a...
re: I Am Not A Real Programmer
I don't think your second paragraph is correct at all. I've...
re: How To Build A Great Technical Portfolio
Nice post! I've recently started rebuilding my portfolio fr...
re: What are the latest trends in front-end JavaScript?
Be glad, it was not a great time for frontend development
re: How freeCodeCamp.org uses the JAMstack + a single API server to help millions of people learn to code every month
Incredibly interesting article, thanks so much for writing ...
re: What hosting do you use?
Much of my freelance work ends up on GCP. Most of my person...
re: On GUI-shaming and a mountain of hot takes
It can be painful, but if you see someone doing something ...
re: What is the future of software development pay range?
I think the divide between juniors and seniors will only gr...
re: Ruby Now Supported Natively on AWS Lambda
This is exciting. Can finally stop writing JS just for Lamb...
re: Favorite UI kit for prototyping?
Oe, looks really clean. I'll give it a try!
re: I'm planning to ditch my MacBook and move away from laptop computing
Funny, I couldn't do my job without my laptop. I work at ho...
re: Using .Net Core Console Apps as a Baseline for Teaching Programming
I love your console-first approach. Programming is not abou...
re: Engineering whiteboard interviews: yay or nay?
I think we should look at how business consultant interview...
re: Engineering whiteboard interviews: yay or nay?
I genuinely think coding challenges give no indication of a...
re: Using .Net Core Console Apps as a Baseline for Teaching Programming
I don't hate the idea of teaching in C# but I think there a...
re: React, when to use propTypes what are the best practices?
It's a bit of a broad question but I have some input on usi...
re: What are the hardest programming languages you have ever learned?
Elixir isn't a difficult language to learn, but it's a hard...
re: Which programming language/environment is more “powerful” than people realize?
I think Ruby gets a bad rep for some reason. It's extremely...
re: What tools do you use for monitoring?
Yep, pretty much. That and we wanted to own the data entire...
re: What tools do you use for monitoring?
We wanted a self-hosted logging solution that allowed us to...
re: What are Your Programming Ethics?
Really cool question. My programming ethics have changed so...
re: (idea) Link dev.to to twitter, answer a twitter post and it comment on dev.to
I think people might start replying to headlines vs content...
re: What is your routine for staying fit and healthy?
I practice wall climbing (bouldering) three times a week, p...
re: Hello tensorflow
Every language has its strengths. Math is not JS's strength...
re: Hello tensorflow
Great article but I have to wonder; why would they build a ...
re: Google I/O Announcements
I also genuinely love the "pretty please" feature on the Go...
re: Google I/O Announcements
Google Assistant being able to make phone calls is pretty h...
re: What are the latest trends in front-end JavaScript?
There really isn't any use for it but people stick to what ...
re: What are the latest trends in front-end JavaScript?
I've worked with people who used jQuery to solve ReactJS pr...
re: Write a function that shows off something unique or interesting about the language you're using
Not a function but a fun little bit of code. It's not all t...
re: What's your job title and why is that your title?
CTO I'm CTO because I was hired to turn a service-based co...
re: The Tribe effect in the tech industry
I think tribalism is one of the largest issues facing the w...
re: Who is hiring? (March 2018)
Sjauf Technologies | ReactJS/React Native developer | Amste...
re: How do you handle days where you just aren't motivated?
I put my work down, stop coding and start organising, writi...
re: Which mainstream programming language has the ugliest syntax?
Objective-C is the ugliest thing I've ever seen. I persona...
re: What's your dream job?
Fiction author. It's completely different from being a CTO ...
re: Just learn a language. Popularity be darned.
To be fair, this depends entirely on what you're looking to...
re: What tools do you use for monitoring?
Quick update to this. We're using ELK as well as Timber for...
re: What data should I store on blockchain?
Do you think there's a point in using a private blockchain ...
re: Announcing Sustaining Memberships for dev.to
Not taking Paypal? Don't have a credit card.
re: What tools do you use for monitoring?
Server: NewRelic Logging: Timber Marketing/Usage: Segment (...
re: When do you write your tests?
Normally, a couple months after the functionality has been ...
re: Write clean code and avoid the distractions of emerging technology
I think this entirely depends on your job title. If you're...
re: Implementing a peer-to-peer network in Elixir - Part 1: The Server
Always good to have more Elixir content on here. Great arti...
re: Trying to understand blockchain by making one!
The revolutionary part of blockchain technology (or at leas...
re: How close to the data you like to have your business logic operations?
I still deeply subscribe to the idea of MVC and OO, and I d...
re: Mining cryptocurrencies instead of having ads?
So I had the idea of building a YT-like site without ads, a...
re: Technology stack for one-page one-function web app?
For a one-page, single functionality app, I quite like Mete...
re: How to write an object oriented program that doesn't suck
If you're really trying to learn about OOP, read Sandi Metz...
re: ‪I'm learning all about Erlang this weekend. I'm feeling pretty lost but I'm having fun.‬
I'm pretty deep into Elixir at this point which is doable b...
re: The Sonic 3D Blast "Level Select Hack" is so brilliant
When I was learning C#, that's pretty much exactly what I d...
re: I created @ThePracticalDev and dev.to, ask me anything!
What's your biggest technical article/blog pet peeve?
re: Lending Privilege
Happy birthday! Definitely gonna watch this during the comm...
re: A first attempt at Bitcoin trading algorithms
Yeah, I think a script that watches for big drops might be ...
re: I made: POS with React Native
That's fair, can't wait for part 2 :)
re: I made: POS with React Native
Damn, that's pretty impressive. I've recently started worki...
re: How do you make it easier to search through version control for deleted code?
We use git flow with all our feature branches being named a...
re: Advice on training junior developers
Helping junior developers is great fun. For me it all comes...
re: Map: Another Higher Order Function
I'm pretty sure the map function is what I use most in any ...
re: A first attempt at Bitcoin trading algorithms
Good read, awesome info! I co-founded a CryptoCurrency inde...
re: What simple things annoy you about your favourite programming languages?
That it (Ruby on rails) is hardly viable for large projects...
re: Hiring Masters
I gave an interviewee a problem my team couldn't fully figu...
re: How do you document new "coding patterns" for your team?
We tried a couple methods. Confluence was too scattered (re...
re: Hiring Masters
Thanks mate!
re: What are the most interesting, readable software books?
Came here to advice "99 bottles of OOP" by Sandi Metz, she'...
re: My search for supremacy
Yeah, that's what I'm trying to learn right now, hoping to ...
re: My search for supremacy
I'm actually learning Elixir right now in an attempt to pro...
re: My search for supremacy
Two strong points. Every language I learned has taught me s...
re: My search for supremacy
Yeah, I'm trying to learn Elixir during my free time but ha...
re: My search for supremacy
Thanks! Yes, I think building a central API and building di...
re: DEV Welcome Thread - v0
Ello! I'm a full stack engineer who mostly works with Ruby...
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