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Derek Fowler

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What are the things that scare you as a Developer? πŸŽƒ

Something I build ends up having a negative impact on someon...

Should You Really be Coding in Dark Mode?

I find switching from an editor in dark mode to either the do...

JSON web tokens are NOT meant for authenticating the same user repeatedly: Use session tokens instead

Once you get past the title of this article (which I think re...

React: I like RxJS

Love React and RxJS and would definitely recommend you check ...

I feel like the quality of posts in Dev is deteriorating

I wrote a post last year about this... dev.to/dezfowler/shou...

Write better code and be a better programmer by NEVER USING ELSE statements

Completely agree with this. I also prefer to write code this ...

Has anyone worked in React and Angular both?

I prefer React but would add that Redux has been a large part...

API Security Best Practices

Great article. Glad you called out securing resources as it...

Should developer blogs be peer reviewed?

I think there's an important distinction between presenting...

Asynchronous Javascript: 3 ways

await isn't blocking, it creates a continuation from all the ...

Asynchronous Javascript: 3 ways

How about observer pattern e.g. rxjs? Not native but can't...

What gives you a false sense of certainty/security/...?

Some less tech focussed ones... Having a "permanent" job. ...

8 Practices In React That Will Crash Your App In The Future

As others have mentioned, this post is a great example of w...

Welcome Thread - v34

Similar story here. Loved writing "databases" on the C64. T...

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