16 Jan

Maintaining large JavaScript applications

Lessons we have learned from maintaining large JavaScript applications in the long term.

At our agency, a client project typically lasts a couple of months. From the first client contact and the design phase to the implementation and the initial lau...

16 Jan

Project budgeting: an anti-pattern

The desired benefits of agile development are many:

The customers are happier and more willing to buy. The lead time from idea to delivery is shorter. The employees are more motivated and more productive.

Sounds good, doesn't it? In practice, cer...

16 Jan

A quick look at Java 11’s HttpClient

This article was originally posted on my blog

Java 11 was released in September 2018 and is the first Long-Term-Support version after Java 8. One of its features is HttpClient, a new way to make HTTP requests. This post will give a quick overview of...

16 Jan

A quick look at Java 11’s HttpClient

This article was originally posted on my blog

Java 11 was released in September 2018 and is the first Long-Term-Support version after Java 8. One of its features is HttpClient, a new way to make HTTP requests. This post will give a quick overview of...

16 Jan

How to kill your motivation in 4 easy steps

Keeping your motivation in-check can be difficult, and while it seems like it's something that's totally out of our control, we can impact it in significant ways. Your motivation will swing up and down based on whatever your circumstances are, but le...

16 Jan

How to kill your motivation in 4 easy steps

Keeping your motivation in-check can be difficult, and while it seems like it's something that's totally out of our control, we can impact it in significant ways. Your motivation will swing up and down based on whatever your circumstances are, but le...

16 Jan

How to Pass a Programming Interview

This post started as the preparation material we send to our candidates, but we decided to post it publicly.

Being a good programmer has a surprisingly small role in passing programming interviews. To be a productive programmer, you need to be able ...

16 Jan

The Rise of Microsoft Visual Studio Code

tl;dr Visual Studio Code usage is rising rapidly! VS Code is now the editor chosen by the majority of engineers during programming interviews, and it appears to be rapidly taking market share from other top editors.

Triplebyte interviews hundreds of...