loading...
Thomas C. Haflich profile picture

Thomas C. Haflich

I'm doing my best

Location Indiana Joined Joined on  Twitter logo
Education

B.S. Chemical Engineering

Work

Software Developer

All 46 Comments

re: How important are math skills for software development?
A little math is necessary - gotta know how to add and multip...
re: Is it worth to use JQuery for beginner Javascript developers?
jQuery is an all-purpose library that makes several vanilla J...
re: Does SCSS take more space or load slow?
SCSS is compiled into regular CSS, so it's really just a more...
re: Anyone here still using CSS Floats?
I've dealt with floats a lot in legacy software, or when some...
re: I need an information about the scrollability
Is there a particular reason you would like to do this? It'...
re: git commit -m "_____"
git commit -m "actually fixed everything" of course, this ...
re: What was your win this week?
Got my legal name & gender marker change 🎉 In Indiana,...
re: Alignment in CSS: text and vertical alignment
Here is the MDN for display: developer.mozilla.org/en-US/do...
re: What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?
Once found someone sending a SQL query from JavaScript to a...
re: What are your computer’s specs? Which specs are particularly important to you?
Personally I'm not a fan of the extra-large curved screens,...
re: What are your computer’s specs? Which specs are particularly important to you?
Currently at 2 monitors. Most important spec is number of m...
re: What is it Like For You to Quit Social Media For a While?
I went on a pretty huge social media ban awhile back. The m...
re: What’s the best vacation you’ve ever had?
I think it has to be going fishing with a friend's family. ...
re: Here's how floats work in CSS
Floats are in general pretty slow, because of all the calcu...
re: What is software to you? Day job, passion, hobby, career, something else?
For me personally, it's a job that I really enjoy. I am hop...
re: Do you know these weird parts of JavaScript?
> 0.1 + 0.2 0.30000000000000004 This is a floating po...
re: This is why I hate Typescript
I dunno, I figured out it was a joke right at the beginning...
re: What The #1 Thing That Affects Software Quality In Your Opinion?
How much everybody involved cares about it being quality. ...
re: A few JavaScript puzzlers
In the second problem: typeof x; // number typeof y; // ...
re: The Radar Gun Problem
Seems like a variant of the Heisenbug. Usually when I come...
re: Why isn't our world more accessible?
The path I walk to work doesn't even have sidewalks over ha...
re: A width-responsive perfect square in pure CSS
I'm going to guess that you're going to need a bit of trigo...
re: Today I learned how to animate a text gradient in CSS (and JavaScript)
If I wanted to use your solution without modifying the anim...
re: Do you drink coffee while working?
I used to drink coffee (and tea) like water. It was startin...
re: How do you feel about chasing internet points, badges and the gamification of everything?
One possible good use of badges/cheevos/etc is to be a guid...
re: How important are math skills for software development?
I often find myself wishing I had just a bit more knowledge...
re: Working in Circle City, Day 2: Be Nice to People in Traffic
People in every state think that their drivers are the wors...
re: Get Started with HTML Video Captions
In awe at the perfectness of the example you picked. Sand. ...
re: What is the worst thing you've done directly in prod?
I'm pretty sure at least half of us have done the old "upda...
re: How Did You Find Your First Dev Job?
I went to a presentation senior year of college, someone fr...
re: Have you ever fought back against a task on the basics of ethics?
Side question - those who have had formal training in CS/SE...
re: Learn Problem Solving Before Syntax!
How I learned problem solving was finding some problems to ...
re: JavaScript’s Arrow Functions Explained By Going Down A Slide
It is very difficult for me to not make "wheeee" sound effe...
re: Tell me a bug story
This one was a bug with a third party vendor. I found the b...
re: Why Most Developers Fear CSS
I ended up falling into mostly frontend work because nobody...
re: VSCode or Atom?
I've used ST2, ST3, and Atom (among others), and I can say ...
re: Using isset() and empty() hurts your code
The main time I find myself using isset() is for medium-to-...
re: What's one resource most devs don't know that you use regularly?
relatedwords.org/ thesaurus.com/ I... have some trouble na...
re: Getting past developers block
I go for a walk outside. Nothing clears out the cobwebs mor...
re: How often do you clean your monitor(s)? ✨
Probably not enough. Oops.
re: What's your goto motivational quote?
I'm actually a fan of the quotes on Ventari's Tablet in the...
re: Diversity vs Inclusivity: Understanding the Difference
I'm on a pretty small team now, and most of them are not on...
re: Diversity Matters in The Workplace
When building something for humans, it's good to have as ma...
re: Don't Trust the Cascade - Why I write CSS in JavaScript
The "day job" project I'm working on is made up of about tw...
re: Introducing textua11y: A Color Contrast Tool
Are you still accepting feature requests? One thing that wo...
re: Welcome Thread - v33
Howdy! I was brought here when a former coworker of mine me...
loading...