TypeScript – Extending types from external libraries with custom properties

When using external libraries that are based on TypeScript, we often need to use their exported type declarations in our code as well. Sometimes it can be useful to attach additional properties that are used in your own custom code to them. You can add something to an existing interface by adding the interface again: […]

Mastering Front End Performance: Setting Your Performance Budget.

Front End Performance is increasingly gaining awareness amongst developers who code for the responsive web. The problems with it show in virtually every website that goes beyond the simplest complexity. Because of excessive use of external libraries, increased calculations and DOM manipulation in the front end, and on the other side potentially slow devices with […]

A Front End Dev’s Workflow in 2015 -Tools to create a Professional Project.

The daily routine of front end developers has evolved quite drastically within the past few years. Having an IDE and knowing about HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and browser inconsistencies is not enough anymore if you are setting up or joining a professional project. There is a range of nifty helpers that improve your productivity as well […]