Bye, Facebook

This post was originally written on the Byteconf blog.After the release of yesterday's NYT article about Facebook's activities over the last couple years, especially regarding US politics, Byteconf is ending all of our ad spends and campaigns and deleting our Facebook page, effective immediately.Byteconf is a place where…

Getting started with Typescript in Create React App

Still figuring out how best to share my work from other places on this site – in the meantime, I'll do a lazy link over to the new self-hosted Byteconf blog (running on Ghost, like signalnerve is as of today), where I wrote a fairly straightforward piece on Create React App…

Typescript, meet React

Over the last week, I've refurbished and updated a talk I gave at SoCal React in July 2017 called "TypeScript, meet React".I've been fond of TypeScript for a couple years now: I think that JavaScript is an incredible delivery platform for apps hidden underneath a bad language. TypeScript takes…

Init

In attempts to regain control of a piece of the internet, my piece of the internet, I've started up signalnerve. It's a weblog - old-school - with a focus on writing about the things that I don't get to normally cover, whether that's on Twitter, Medium, and elsewhere.I'm thinking…