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Patrick Lafferty

I'm a self-taught developer from Toronto. I love to learn new things and be exposed to new ways of looking at problems.

Location Toronto, ON Joined Joined onΒ  Personal website https://patricklafferty.ca github website

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What's the most ambitious project you have ever embarked on? Did you succeed?

Thank you, I really appreciate your kind words!

Has type safety gone too far?

I get that this is intended to reduce the chances of a "nu...

What's the most ambitious project you have ever embarked on? Did you succeed?

The most ambitious project I've embarked on is hands down g...

Why You Should Use a Web Framework

Both of you raise some good points. One thing that you both...

I love coding history books. Here are some I'd recommend.

I personally loved Masters of Doom, can't recommend it enou...

I am afraid that i will fail

First, train yourself to think of failure as just another s...

Don't leave TODOs in your code!

What led you to create this project over just using grep, o...

5 things a developer should do before asking for help

Good advice. On your first point, when debugging I find it ...

Why does every single job posting ask for at least a year of experience?

I'm in a similar position in regards to lack of work experi...

Why you should already be using CSS Grid

Instead of thinking of Grid vs Flexbox, think in terms of Gri...

Please don't write a class

Instead of writing a class, an alternative would be writing...

Stack - Data structure

Some suggestions (I'm not sure how indepth you want this ie...

Welcome Thread - v13

Hey everyone, My name is Patrick Lafferty and I'm a softw...

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