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One of the things that I really like at work is the fact that we spend time in research tickets. We have unknowns and we make a research to find out more information on particular topic. We then base our decisions on the results. Recently we had to decide whether to use anread more comments
<iframe>for a third party widget development. I feel that the collected information may be handy to someone else so I decided to write it down here.
Last week I landed on an article by Manuel Wieser called Dominant Colors for Lazy-Loading Images and I found the topic really interesting. It’s about lazy-loading of images. Something that Medium is using.read more comments
You probably heard about Kik, NPM and left-pad saga this week. Shortly, a company Kik asked a developer Azer Koçulu to give the ownership on a NPM module. The module name matches the name of the company. The developer refuses and the company reaches the registry (NPM). The module was transfered to the company based on a NPM policy. The developer then decided to remove all his modules from the registry. The bad thing is that one of these modulesread more comments
left-padis a dependency of many other modules. As a result of the un-publishing all the packages that depend on
left-padcan not be built. Some really popular tools like Babel and React started getting broken builds.
- Nodejs on 2016-03-22
Node has a wonderful debugger. As a front-end developer I’m mainly using Chrome’s tools but sometimes I run things in Node environment and this native feature comes handy. In this article we’ll see how to debug in the terminal using Node’s debugger.read more comments
- Must-see on 2016-03-10
It's finally done. My first self-publishing ebook is released. The book is available here. I'm running a free giveaway for the next five days. So, subscribe for my newsletter at this address http://eepurl.com/bKt0TD and you'll get a free coupon that will lower the price to 0$.read more comments
Destructuring is one of my favorite ES6(ES2015) features. It just shortens my code and helps me be more explicit with my statements. Let’s see it in action.read more comments
- Inspiration on 2016-02-18
Did you know that in the next 30 years 50% of the jobs will go away because we'll get machines doing them. I have the good feeling that my job (programming) is not in those 50%. Or maybe it is :)read more comments
I like reading code of other developers. It’s a nice way to learn patterns, techniques and small tricks. Recently I found something aboutread more comments
Array.prototype.lengthwhich caught my attention.
Well, I kind of lied in the title of this article. Of course that it is the end of the function. Once we callread more comments
returneverything else after that is simply not executed. Ops … I did it again, I kind of lied again.