Becoming a better software developer – with science

by Stefan Bauer in Golang · 5 min read

Wow, now that is a title. I have spent a good chunk of this year reading books about software development. The latest one (which I am still reading at the moment) is called "The Programmer's Brain" by Felienne Hermans and has reactivated many memories. I did my Master's degree in ...

Icy Juice: My personal colour scheme

by Stefan Bauer in Jetbrains · 1 min read

I am picky when it comes to colour schemes. Themes have to be dark, but not too dark. Colours have to be bright, but not too bright. And every colour has to communicate a specific semantic purpose. Therefore, I started working on a colour scheme about five years ago. Yesterday, I ...

Writing better TypeScript

by Stefan Bauer in Typescript · 6 min read

I just finished reading two books on TypeScript that I can wholeheartedly recommend. These books are "Programming TypeScript" by Boris Cherny (O'Reilly, 2019) and "Effective TypeScript" by Dan Vanderkam (O'Reilly, 2019). Both books are excellent and I learned a lot from reading t ...