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Hexagonal React

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ReactJS is a workhorse of frontend development, but it doesn’t do so well in terms of S.O.L.I.D. Can we change it by adopting a classic approach?

The Cookie Cutter Architecture

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When it comes to business applications, you need an architecture that scales well. This is my take, based on Uncle Bobs EBI.

Make AWS less painful with Lambda functions

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Amazon Web Services can sometimes be a royal pain in the backside, especially because a lot of their services are not entirely feature complete. A lot of these gaps can, however, be filled with Amazon Lambda.

Why testing is hard

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Why do so many developers struggle with testing? Why don’t we all have 9x% test coverage on our code?

Fixing upload filters...

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Here’s a thought experiment: how would I fix the upload filter law?

Reproducability

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Build environments, server setups should be reproducible, even 6 months down the line. How does this work?

The curious case of Interfaces

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Interfaces are like internal APIs for your code. So how should you create them?

Mandatory upload filters in the EU?

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A new EU proposal would mandate all online platforms to institute upload filters. Let’s talk about that.

LXC vs Docker

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LXC is the older of the two, but how do they compare? What’s the difference? Which one should you choose for your next project?