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javascript: image blob

2020-10-15

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~2 min read

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223 words

Recently I was working with an API that was returning binary data of images. I wanted to render them to a page which led me to discover the…

ember-testing-services

2020-10-14

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~5 min read

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806 words

Today, I built a small feature in Ember. In my ongoing effort to improve with testing, I was about ready to ask for a review when I realized…

testing library: side-effects and `waitfor`

2020-10-13

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~3 min read

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444 words

I was recently working on a project when I broke my tests in a rather unexpected way. The code behaved as expected in manual user testing…

git: rebase origin

2020-10-12

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~2 min read

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303 words

At Olo, we rebase our commits rather than merge to keep a cleaner git history. As with all things, there are some tradeoffs to this approach…

debugging node

2020-10-11

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~4 min read

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696 words

“If you’re good at the debugger it means you spent a lot of time debugging. I don’t want you to be good at the debugger.” ― Robert C. Martin…

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