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re: What's your worst nightmare as a coder?
Screwing up authentication and leaking data.
re: What does your Terminal look like?
Using Powerlevel9k for that. Here's a gist of my settings f...
re: What does your Terminal look like?
re: What's the best career advice you can give in ten words or less?
Your relationships are everything--cultivate them wisely.
re: Is there a future for the Atom editor?
I used Atom for a couple of years, but it seemed to get slo...
re: How many software developers does it take to screw in a lightbulb?
What dev has time to screw in their own lightbulbs? Just us...
re: Discuss: GitHub Special Event
Good point, that's a very odd time to announce a product la...
re: Discuss: GitHub Special Event
If only! Could finally roll a build without telemetry, Cand...
re: Terrible Interview Questions
Same problem with sports. It may not come up as much in tec...
re: Terrible Interview Questions
TIL I'm a bloom filter.
re: Cache Busting a React App
How does this compare to using service workers for offline ...
re: Creating a Custom React Hook for Gatsby Site Metadata
Love this! I really hated the way StaticQuery was typicall...
re: Software People β€” How Do You Deal With Stress/Bullies/Frustration?
I like the picture, but it would be remiss of me to not sha...
re: How to properly practice what you learn
An important part of my deliberate practice is using spaced...
re: Is it just me or are we in a low-hype phase?
Hmm... So, I don't think this hype has really started yet,...
re: I Broke the Refresh Button: Dealing with a Rogue Service Worker
This page from Google lists ways to interact with service w...
re: Jack of the Stack
Wish I could do that. Sadly, I am IT support. I split my da...
re: Jack of the Stack
What's beyond full-stack? Because I'm simultaneously respon...
re: Show off your first app!
I hesitate to even call it an app, as there is zero CRUD or...
re: What's your desk setup?
Here is my desk! I've got a 27" iMac with two extra 27" mon...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I... ...launched my first Gatsby site for work!...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
I've got a 2015 MacBook at home that I love developing with...
re: I want to develop games
The open source Godot Engine is growing in popularity. You ...
re: Music vs Podcasts while coding? Any recommendations?
Podcasts divide my attention too much--I save them for my c...
re: What's your favorite React library for doing charts?
I'm often doing weird custom stuff, so it's D3 for me. I th...
re: Computer science in JavaScript: Circular Doubly-linked lists
As a self-taught developer who mostly uses JavaScript, I re...
re: How to Refactor Your Finances - An Interview With a Programmer Who Retired at 34
Nice to hear of the success of a fellow Tar Heel! One nit ...
re: #100DaysofCode worth it or not? πŸ€”
The public-accountability aspect of #100DaysOfCode (or anyt...
re: Which game are you playing right now?
I keep coming back to Starbound. I love constructing buildi...
re: Let's Connect!
I'd be happy to connect with any other devs on twitter!
re: What are you not interested in learning?
Salesforce. I've done two database transitions into Salesfo...
re: Independent Contractor Taxes Self-Employment HALP
If you're working in America, then this might be useful.
re: Write a Resume that Doesn’t Suck
I loathe writing cover letters. Definitely much harder than...
re: VS Code settings you should customize
Sometimes I feel like the only person who absolutely does n...
re: Do you recognize your code 6 months later?
When I compared my duplicate tool to the original, it was e...
re: Do you recognize your code 6 months later?
I definitely don't remember what I did or why after 6 month...
re: Do you have any energy and time for your personal goals after a full day of work at your job?
Usually no, and less all the time. Between basic self-care,...
re: I use the GitHub Desktop app for one thing. Am I doing this wrong?
If it works, it works! I stopped using GitHub Desktop a wh...
re: What is your "Coder/Language Fit"
I mostly use JavaScript (because web sites) and, fortunatel...
re: What is the best tool for blogging?
If you're comfortable with React and Graphql, Gatsby is bec...
re: Which programming languages do you use and why?
Mostly JavaScript, because web dev. Next is Python, becaus...
re: Lost potential of personal computing
I almost never actually build the app that scratches my itc...
re: I'm Wes Bos, Ask Me Anything!
Hey Wes! When deciding on a topic to teach, how comfortable...
re: 3 Tricky Python Nuances
I'm certain #2 (and maybe in concert with #1) cost me hours...
re: Slack Has A New Face
The new logo is so generic and uninspiring. It could be a p...
re: Who or what inspired you to do programming?
My first real job out of college was basically sales. I do ...
re: The Rise of Microsoft Visual Studio Code
I'm curious if you've got location data on the Washington D...
re: What are some co-worker attitudes you dislike?
Oh, I'm just not good with technology! It's 2019, and th...
re: 8 Productivity Tips for GitHub
I had no idea about the suggested revision feature--going t...
re: What is your job title?
My title is Director of IT. It's meaningless, as it says ve...
re: What do you find yourself searching for again and again?
If you want some regex practice, I really enjoyed these gam...
re: What do you find yourself searching for again and again?
If an effort to get past some of this, I've started adding ...
re: What music do you jam out to when you are coding?
Bang head, mash keys, repeat!
re: Show off your Text Editor πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ’»
I'm using VS Code on a vertical monitor so I can write way ...
re: Recursive paths with React Router
Very neat! Also, I hope to God I never see anybody do this ...
re: Tell me a coding confession
I use GitKraken instead of command line git. I just like b...
re: How freeCodeCamp.org uses the JAMstack + a single API server to help millions of people learn to code every month
6,000+ pages sounds like it would be a pain to rebuild with...
re: Is it just me or is Microsoft really crushing it lately?
Fully agree, Windows 10 is a hot mess. It makes me long for...
re: Is it just me or is Microsoft really crushing it lately?
I wish they would! I'm split between being dev and IT, and ...
re: My Terminal Setup: iTerm2 + Zsh πŸ”₯
Nice! I'm also iTerm + oh-my-zsh, using Powerlevel 9k for c...
re: The Art of Minimalism with UX
Of course you'd say that!
re: How I Fixed My Carpal Tunnel Pain
I'll have to try the brace. I have tried vertical mice in t...
re: Is honesty always the best policy?
Honest is best, but only in combination with tact. It's on ...
re: Why all this hate about Python?
Python as a language is mostly fine. I've used it for plent...
re: Programmers who only code at work
Sometimes, if I'm really gripped by a particular problem, I...
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