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Adam Parkin

The Codependent Codr. :)

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Education

BSc & MSc in Computer Science (University of Victoria)

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Python Engineer

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My 12 Favorite VSCode Extensions

Hmm, gave it a try, but pasting into the window I don't see m...

My 12 Favorite VSCode Extensions

I used to also love Polacode, but it appears to now be broken...

Five Classic Reads in Software Development

That's a really good one, I read it pretty early on in my car...

9 Must Watch Movies for Programmers in 2020 🎬

Was just going to say Sneakers as well. Classic movie, super...

VS Code: You don't need that extension

Is there a way to make some of those Emmet expansions availab...

VS Code Shortcuts That I Would Teach Myself if I Had a Time Machine With Limited Fuel

The move line up/down is like my #1 used hotkey. The other o...

How to write CSS Selectors like a BOSS

Nice, I didn't even know you could copy a CSS selector from w...

Top Mistakes That Back End Developers Make

I think absolute statements are often incorrect. I agree wit...

What are some misconceptions about web development?

That true "full stack" developers exist, rather than just fro...

How To Improve Your Daily Routine with VSCode Tasks

Tasks are the most underrated and under-utilized feature of V...

Bye bye Postman ! Let's share your REST API calls in team, easily !

Woah, that's super cool. Have found in the past that saved...

Five tips to write better todos

Totally agree on being upfront on the cost associated with ...

Five tips to write better todos

I like the idea of filing an issue for things, but I've fou...

Gamifying Continuous Integration

I'm curious: have you had any issues where people commit to...

Visual Studio Code Tasks and Split Terminals

Nice, glad it was useful, and thanks for the feedback!

Visual Studio Code Tasks and Split Terminals

Awesome, glad it was useful!

πŸ’»The guide to Visual Studio Code shortcuts, higher productivity and 30 of my favourite shortcuts you need to learn

Minor typo: "Enter Zen Mod" should be "Enter Zen Mode", but...

What Not to Do as a Programmer - My List After 2 Years of Working In Teams

Awesome list, so very much resonates with me.

21 VSCode Shortcuts to Make Coding Faster and More Fun

Some great tips, one thing about the Material Theme accent ...

Please Stop Using Local Storage

"If an attacker can run JavaScript on your website, you're ...

Find A String in a Massive Git Repo

You might want to check out the options on the git log comm...

Tips to use VSCode more efficiently

Awesome writeup, lots of things in there I hadn't seen befo...

How to collaborate like a pro in VS Code

Some good ones in there! You mention the Jira extension, i...

VS Code settings you should customize

Same, but TBF after decades of reading code without ligatur...

VS Code settings you should customize

Great list, most of these I'd already tweaked, but I hadn't...

Awesome List of Developer Podcasts

I'm a pretty big fan of this list myself: dev.to/pod :)

The Rise of Microsoft Visual Studio Code

Possibly, though given MS's focus on Azure & the cloud,...

The Rise of Microsoft Visual Studio Code

Really interesting read, though the headline is a bit click...

What's your typical process for reviewing a pull request in GitHub?

+1 to "Ask Questions". Not only from the perspective of gi...

Style beautiful web pages without writing any CSS. Using W3.CSS.

As someone who just wrote a quick project that produced a s...

10 Software Engineering Proverbs/quotes I Wrote in the Past Months

Nice list! Couple ones I like that come to mind: "Taking ...

My Blog Post Workflow: from Topic to Publication

Some great tips around the visuals. I hadn't really put a ...

We don't need a ternary operator

That's interesting, I tend to think about conditionals the ...

We don't need a ternary operator

Look at cond ? true_value : false_value. Is there anything...

Stop saying you dont have time!

I really like that way of looking at it (that it's a priori...

If DEV were an acronym, what would it stand for?

I'll use something similar when I rebase (to squash) a seri...

How to customise your git commit message

Hmm, I followed the steps, and on git commit I don't see th...

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