DHH on Twitter: "Writing code for human understanding is a critical baseline, but it’s possible to strive beyond that. Writing code that’s beautiful. Eloquent. Even entertaining. Aesthetics matter. Utility, either for machines or humans, is too low of a bar.… https://t.co/BTrNciAI6u"
Addy Osmani on Twitter: "Start Performance Budgeting: https://t.co/jgnciHyqFY ~ if you’re building a web experience and want to stay fast, a performance budget can be critical.… https://t.co/nD05rMK5V9"
David Fowler on Twitter: "Async tip don't https://t.co/ehPTQPHXu1 for long running work that blocks the thread. You'll be blocking a thread pool thread. Instead, use Task.Factory.StartNew with TaskCreationOptions.LongRunning or spawn a Thread and run that instead. #dotnet #dotnetcore #aspnetcore"
bri on Twitter: "you've been kidnapped. your kidnappers allow you to keep tweeting to pretend everything is alright. what would you tweet that would allarm your followers without the kidnappers knowing that you're asking for help.
Lea Verou on Twitter: "Bookmark this: An index of all CSS properties linking to their specifications, autoupdated with every commit: https://t.co/SDhJguxeG8
There is no other resource that includes even properties defined yesterday with no implementation. This is literally generated from the source!"
Mathias Bynens on Twitter: "Array.prototype.sort is now stable in @v8js v7.0 / Chrome 70! 🎉
Previously, V8 used an unstable QuickSort for arrays with more than 10 elements. Now, we use the stable TimSort algorithm.
Demo: https://t.co/X3Y1psd7IM… https://t.co/LhPEE15hA0"
Lea Verou on Twitter: "6 years ago, I thought the shorter the code the better, no matter how cryptic it may seem to others.
Now I realize that coding is communication. Not just with the machine, but primarily with other people, including your future self.
Good code balances DRY with good communication.… https://t.co/kMfv8dpbaz"
Dan Abramov on Twitter: "One aspect of Time Slicing which I haven’t demoed at JSConf is pre-rendering. I think it’s one of the most interesting upcoming features in concurrent React though. I wrote up an explanation of what it lets you do: https://t.co/2rCoIIJOfF… https://t.co/smup0RSGvz"
David K. 🎹 on Twitter: "What underscores mean in JS:
._fooBar: don't use this
.__fooBar: really don't use this
.__fooBar__: you might end up using this
.fooBar_: naming things is hard
FOO_BAR: constant screaming
foo_bar: I'd rather be coding Python"
Mark Dalgleish on Twitter: "The quality of your codebase is a UX issue. If everything is inconsistent, if it takes longer to deliver than your competitors, if every major change results in countless additional bugs, if performance only ever degrades over time
Chris Coyier on Twitter: "has your baby ever peed on something and you were gonna clean it up but you just put a towel on it for now then they peed on the towel so you put another towel over that quick
Zach Holman on Twitter: "Twitter, Inc in a nutshell:
- Let’s launch an API!
- Wow, people love us and our API!
- Cool, look at all these users using our API!
- People love it! Those scumbags!
- Let’s hire people who don’t use Twitter!
- Let’s shut down the API entirely!
- What’s a nazi?"