Dev scripts with Google's zx

by Stefan Bauer in Zx · 1 min read

Out of curiosity, I decided to use Google's zx for scripting in a new project. I will not go into too much detail here, but the project requires several servers plus asset compilation with live reload at the same time. Usually, my workflow in hybrid apps is as follows: I open a ...

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 ...

On React and Vue.

by Stefan Bauer in React · 2 min read

This blog post is going to be a short one. I recently started tinkering around with React. I must say, I am happy that both Vue and React exist. I want to share my thoughts about why I feel this way. The World Wide Web and especially programming communities seem to be very polari ...