Workplace Silos

When I worked in a web agency I/we often moaned about our clients. Their lack of understanding, the difficulties in communication, etc. I though that when I was part of a bigger company, all working on the same product, this would be different. It’s the same. The clients just happen to be in the same [...]

The New Facebook

Facebook for Developers - Building the New facebook.com with React, GraphQL and Relay I love this presentation as the topics covered are exactly what I’m thinking about at the moment. Facebook is obviously a far larger application with much more data to deal with, but I’d love to apply these learnings into the workflow and [...]

Beyond React?

I became aware of Svelte today, https://svelte.dev/blog/svelte-3-rethinking-reactivity, it sounds very interesting. The video of the presentation “Rethinking Reactivity” from “You Gotta Love Frontend Code Camp” is well worth a watch (embedded on that page). There are some very interesting ideas in there. The virtual DOM is not used to compare the difference between changes, it [...]

I’ve stopped listening but I’m fully aware

I stopped listening and reading to the news a while ago. I found everything depressing. Depressing to the point that it was affecting me directly. Global issues made me think there was no hope, and issues more close to home, violence against others, and especially any form of child abuse would make me feel very [...]

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