After spending a couple of years, pursuing a career or at least a side hustle in trading the financial markets, I realized it was not for me. Here are some of my conclusions.
My thoughts on mobile first dogmatism OR Why mobile first makes no sense 95% of the time
Nowadays, most people in managerial software development (Product Managers, CEOs, usually not the people actually building the product) adopted the notion that “Mobile First Design” is the way to go. In the following paragraphs I will try to explain, deconstruct and debunk the notion that is “Mobile First Design” and why you can stop worrying about it.
The hosts file for greater productivity
Recently I’ve been trying to drastically reduce my time spent on social media. I blocked most of the relevant social media platforms in my hosts file. Here’s the snippet with and the reasoning behind it.
The best CSS frameworks for front-end development
With the advent of mobile web development and responsive design about 10 years ago, a number of prominent CSS frameworks started to emerge, in order to speed up development and improve the developer experience. A lot of time has passed, some conventions were overhauled, some stood the test of time.
Everything that's wrong with React
It’s no secret, I’m not a fan of React. Every time I work on a React project I run into plenty of issues that irritate me about the library. Here’s an outline of what I mean.
My technological prognosis for 2020
Over the past few years I’ve seen plenty of trends come and go. I always try to keep a good perspective and to stay clear of the hype, there’s no point in investing time into a technology that nobody’s going to be using 2 years down the road after all. To do a little reflecting, here is my web technology forecast for 2020.
Best Ember Tutorials
A short summary of all the best article series and tutorial sites to get started with Ember or if you want to expand your knowledge.
Why Ember is the best frontend framework in 2018
In this article I want to outline some of the reasons why I believe that Ember is the best solution for building web apps, and why you should too.