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Dwayne Charrington

Lead front-end developer @ ia // Aurelia.io core team // Amateur professional developer.

Location Australia Joined Joined on  Personal website https://ilikekillnerds.com github website

Education

Self-taught

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4 Powerful IDEs That Nobody Is Talking About

I think these other editors are not as popular as VSCode beca...

Do you still use React classes?

Classes may not be a "modern" concept to React land, but clas...

Solid - The best JavaScript UI library?

It is all a matter of preference. To me, SOLID looks like Rea...

Why I switched away from Google Firestore

The biggest benefit of Firebase that isn't easily replaced wi...

Angular struggles in 2020

Developers need to abandon Angular and switch over to Aurelia...

What does "agile" mean these days?

@arnaud Semantics. There is no confusion here. My comment is...

What does "agile" mean these days?

Agile has become a marketing term for companies. Seemingly ev...

Achieving 100% code coverage will make you a better developer. Seriously.

It seems like you're very passionate about testing and prog...

Stop Interrupting Me.

I don't mind questions or helping people. I am specially ta...

Stop Interrupting Me.

Absolutely. It's not the interruptions that bother me so mu...

I have two accounts by accident

I am in the same boat. I'll drop an email to the address yo...

What Does Your IDE/Code Editor Look Like?

Editor: VSCode Font: Fira Code Theme: Monokai Pro (paid) Te...

I'm Joining the Team at DEV

Awesome gig you landed, Josh. Congratulations. I am looking...

I Use For Loops Almost Always In Javascript

I love for..of loops, they are the only kind of for loop I ...

I Use For Loops Almost Always In Javascript

Definitely nothing wrong with using for loops. I do recomme...

I Use For Loops Almost Always In Javascript

You hit the nail on the head here, Ryan. I have no idea whe...

Level Up Your Front-end Testing Game With Wallaby.js

I am just like you. I prefer open-source tools and software...

What is your favourite Javascript superset and why is it TypeScript?

Are you okay, Sean?

You Should Be Writing Tests

Ah, I have something in the works that will answer those qu...

You Should Be Writing Tests

I've just published a post which might help you on the test...

How often do you save per minute?

I press ctrl+s as a habit right after I finish typing. So m...

11 Front-end Predictions For 2020

Vue Hooks isn’t a thing. You’re probably thinking of the Vue...

11 Front-end Predictions For 2020

Angular will keep chugging along and being Angular. People ...

The Cost of Investing Too Heavily in a JavaScript Framework

Aurelia user (and core team member) checking in here. This ...

What is your favourite Javascript superset and why is it TypeScript?

I think the joke in the headline might have been missed here.

Will you write code after you retire? How will your relationship with our craft change?

Retire? I will be writing code for as long as I am of sound...

Weather data providers: which one?

If money isn't an issue, Accu Weather is a solid choice. I'...

You Should Upgrade to Angular 9 TODAY

Is there a blog post somewhere which sums up what Ivy is, w...

What's hard about React Hooks for you?

I would love to know why the React team hates classes so much...

Design an easy to use and flexible REST API

As someone who has been working with GraphQL a lot, this hu...

Stop Telling People For Loops Are Bad

This is a great response. You make valid points about these...

Stop Telling People For Loops Are Bad

It has definitely been at the forefront of my mind for a wh...

10 rules of a successful meeting in a tech company

You can add another two important items to your list, Tomas...

Why VueJs is the next big thing - a personal perspective

Your points to me seem more like personal preferences than ...

Aurelia Fall 2019 Update

I am really excited for Aurelia 2. I have been using Aureli...

Svelte - Simplicity is best.

Svelte is cool and all, but I question if we need another pro...

It is ⌚time to ditch ReactJS or Angular and use better web standards like web components😍 part 1

Your article perfectly sums up what I believe the goal of t...

Framework Hell

You should really look into Aurelia. Unlike most frameworks...

You Probably Don't Need A Front End Framework

If you're building simple things that don't need many packa...

You Probably Don't Need A Front End Framework

I mostly always tend to reach for a front-end framework and m...

I Have Been Exclusively Working With The Aurelia Javascript Framework For 4.5 Years Now, Ask Me Anything!

Hi Sergi, thanks for the questions. That's awesome you've b...

I Have Been Exclusively Working With The Aurelia Javascript Framework For 4.5 Years Now, Ask Me Anything!

All good, Maher. Ask as many questions as you want. Aureli...

I Have Been Exclusively Working With The Aurelia Javascript Framework For 4.5 Years Now, Ask Me Anything!

Totally makes sense. If I am interpreting right, you're say...

I just changed jobs, Ask Me Anything!

What is your stance on the modern interview process for dev...

I use test-driven development every day, ask me anything

Have you ever had any issues get stakeholders and managers ...

This is why I hate Typescript

Well played, Michael. I was sharpening up my pitchfork as I...

VueJS is dead, long live VueJS!

I don't think the issue here is solely the RFC, it's the wa...

I used Bootstrap too often and I wonder how can I write good CSS without it?

CSS Grid will get you most of the way to replicating the gr...

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