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re: How to have better code reviews & tips for junior developers
Thanks a lot Lucas! Glad you found it useful.
re: Microservices: when to choose it, how to migrate painlessly, & make it resilient
Thanks James! Glad you enjoy the articles. While microser...
re: Who Ate Docker's Lunch?
I agree. I hope in the next few years, we see sustained inn...
re: Who Ate Docker's Lunch?
This is an amazing comment. Thanks! I agree that in the en...
re: Who Ate Docker's Lunch?
There are other container runtimes such as Rkt, but they ar...
re: What did you have the hardest time learning?
People >> Code. Technology is a people problem and no...
re: How to minimize security concerns in your applications
Thanks for the detailed response. Definitely very helpful! ...
re: Security in times of Docker & K8s; tech debt; & embedded integration frameworks
Generally, there's a lot more chatter on an internal networ...
re: Security in times of Docker & K8s; tech debt; & embedded integration frameworks
Security has always been a challenge in any deployment. Inf...
re: $50 coupon contest: Share your #FML moments to win
Hehe ... deleting indexes is such an frustrating easter egg...
re: $50 coupon contest: Share your #FML moments to win
"I don't really have any work related flops due to the fac...
re: $50 coupon contest: Share your #FML moments to win
Hahaha! I can only imagine the plight of the flight crew w...
re: $50 coupon contest: Share your #FML moments to win
@panditapan , congrats you are the winner of the 50$ coupon...
re: Git security mistakes; addressing tech debt; & writing fast code in Ruby on Rails
While I agree with some of the inefficiencies caused by ORM...
re: Debugging philosophy; goals of testing; & mistakes junior devs make
I completely agree! A lot of times, I've seen developers fi...
re: What was your win this week?
Took an entire day to fix a bug in Spring Webflux. 🥺 It's ...
re: Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week
Thanks a lot for the shout out & all the support @peter...
re: What surprises new devs; spec-first API development; & scaling data pipelines
While this is partially true, most developers also end up u...
re: What is your debugging approach?
Grep through the logs for any obvious issues or errors. Wi...
re: How to name software things, be a good programmer & work solo
I actually prefer that instead of tablenameID. I typically ...
re: How to name software things, be a good programmer & work solo
Are they now named data1 , data2 and data3 ? 😛
re: Hacktoberfest Completion Thread
Didn't find a custom Slack action to create issues on Gitla...
re: What was your win this week?
After lot's of hemming & hawing, I finally launched a n...
re: The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week
New achievement unlocked. Thanks a lot! :D
re: Using multiple working trees in Git
I was today years old when I learnt about worktree! This co...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Thank you! Testing is definitely required! Not just for t...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
I agree wholeheartedly. Testing is super important. I've se...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Thank you. Glad you found it useful!
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Haha ... each time I look at my old code, I think "I don't ...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Log levels are god-send. God bless the person who thought o...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Not too DRY, not too WET; just moist :)
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Oh ya. TDD for the win! It's a muscle that needs some pract...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Couldn't agree more. Comments should describe the "Why" and...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
These days, I follow MOIST. Not too DRY, not too WET. :)
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Thank you! Btw, which one didn't you agree with? 😜
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
I always shudder each time I look at my code from 6 months ...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
That's the whole point of premature abstraction. In my expe...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Yes! Very important aspect! Technical writing has always b...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
I'm more biased towards MOIST these days. Walking that thin...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
Thank you so much. Glad you found it useful.
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
I didn't know about CSI. Thank you so much for a pointer to...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
We use prettier very heavily in our team and that has defin...
re: Coding practices your future self will love you for
I think that's a more accurate mantra. Be kind to your futu...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
Great questions @kp . Thanks for asking! In an ideal wor...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I gave my first talk in ages at DevopsDays India...
re: How to Quit Your Job and Start Freelancing as a Software Developer
What are your thoughts on freelancing on the side, while wo...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
3 books that I would definitely recommend reading: The S...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
The highs of entrepreneurship have generally remained the s...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
Let me preface this question by Paul Graham's post on this ...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
Really good questions! Thanks for asking. Please refer to...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
YC was an incredible experience that taught us the value of...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
I've had a couple of exits with my previous company and lea...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
My biggest learning while dealing with Distributed Systems ...
re: I am a YC alumnus & 3X VC-funded founder-CTO. AMA!
I think the responsibilities of a CTO changes based on the ...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
That's literally how Med School works. :)
re: Best tech things I read this week - #3
Glad you found this format useful! I want to keep doing thi...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
That's absolutely correct! A generic version of your obse...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
I agree I've been in a similar situation. More often than n...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
That's the whole point! Side projects is how we all learn a...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
I agree. Especially with the personal website. Most of my...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
I'm sorry, I'm going to heavily disagree with you on this o...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
Good mentors like you make a huge difference in separating ...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
It's great that you are learning to code. Wish you all the ...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
I agree, focus is critical; especially while learning somet...
re: 5 tips for beginners to learn better & stay motivated
This is a good one! I'm definitely guilty of trying to le...
re: What was your win this week?
Submitted a CFP after a long time to DesignUp conference in...
re: WWE Entrance Music
I added that check to mark devices that have disconnected. ...
re: The Java Preferences API Is a Little Thing That is a Huge Benefit
While reading from the Windows Registry is cool, I have a f...
re: Linux Tips And Tricks
Crap, I never realized that I didn't need the colon in the ...
re: Linux Tips And Tricks
One of the reasons that I like -exec is that it makes the f...
re: Should you learn more than one language at the same time?
I wouldn't recommend learning multiple languages at the sam...
re: Explain Artifacts (Deployment) Like I'm Five
Glad you found it useful! I love these series of questions....
re: Explain Artifacts (Deployment) Like I'm Five
You and your best friend Shiela decide to battle each other...
re: Explain CSRF like I'm five.
CSRF (Cross Site Request Forgery) is also known as Sea-Surf...
re: Letter to my 21 years self
:D
re: Letter to my 21 years self
Thank you for your kind words. It's great you found it usef...
re: Explain variables in programming like I'm five
Thanks. That was the original intention. Wanted to also add...
re: Explain variables in programming like I'm five
This is a great question. Although Forest Hoffman nailed it...
re: Letter to my 21 years self
Thanks Arne. Glad you found it useful. :)
re: I created @ThePracticalDev and dev.to, ask me anything!
Have recently joined the dev.to community and it's great! I...
re: Explain Reactive Programming Like I'm Five
Imagine walking into coffee shop and ordering a cappuccino....
re: What skills, besides purely technical, do you look for in other developers?
What & how many books do you read? This helps me separa...
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