Stefan Bauer

Author posts

Icy Juice: My personal colour scheme

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

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.

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 ...

Hello from Berlin

in Meta · 1 min read

It is a very difficult thing to write a personal blog. I mean, sure, it is very easy to create a blog, but it is super difficult to build a blog that is "good enough". There is always something to do, always something that can be optimized, and that is just too annoying to cope w ...