Published on 2019-07-21
This is the twentyfifth full week of learning!
This is but a fraction of the articles that I've been plowing through during my vacation and I absolutely love it. When I started I had a backlog of about 700 articles which is now greatly reduced!
2019-07-15 - Monday
Today I learned about the efforts for creating self contained .NET applications, mainly with Dotnet Core. This article also describe a very handy wrapper that exists today. Maybe the size of the final executable matters in some instances - but I'd argue that it mainly doesn't (we are all used to having Electron apps by now, right?).
2019-07-16 - Tuesday
Today I learned about the difference between UI and UX design - this article has some strong points and really highlights why a UX designer is needed if you are building anything of significance.
2019-07-17 - Wednesday
Today I learned the first steps in creating a Slack app - these three ways of interacting with the platform (the three different APIs) deserve an explanation - I see many use cases for this.
2019-07-18 - Thursday
Today I learned about the note from MS security chief where he points out that Internet Explorer (basically) shouldn't be used for web browsing. Period!
2019-07-19 - Friday
Today I learned about this statistics about game developers. Ouch - this hits home!
2019-07-20 - Saturday
Today I learned how to use Emmet to speed up web development - I'm currently using Emmet with VS Code and it is an amazing feeling.
2019-07-21 - Sunday