Tech Snacks by Passionate People

A recurring segment during our weekly company call (This week at Passionate People), is called "Tech Snacks" where we share some interesting tech updates, releases, blog posts and news from all across the web, curated specially for our team.

Passionate People Tech Snacks for Week 22, 2021

Serverless Functions: The Secret to Ultra-Productive Front-End Teams | CSS-Tricks
Modern apps put high demands on frontend devs. Use serverless functions to avoid complexity & helps your team ship more with less stress.
Vulnerable Visual Studio Code extensions impact over 2M Developers | Snyk
We have been witnessing an ever growing amount of supply chain security incidents in the wild. Everything from open source package managers security flaws
Why React Hooks cannot be conditioned - Thomas Belin
Did you know that you cannot condition React Hooks? Here is the reason why
Protect Your Route With ProtectedRoute and Guards in ReactJS
Learn how to protect your routes with the ProtectedRoute component and how to create guard functions
Don't overabstract your components
Improve your component's API by writing focused abstractions that make your components composable.
Electron 13.0.0 | Electron Blog
On the Diverse And Fantastical Shapes of Testing
My #2 problem with arguing testing pyramids vs honeycombs is the disparate definitions of unit test
🔥 🔥 The Open Source Airtable alternative. . Contribute to nocodb/nocodb development by creating an account on GitHub.
JWTs done right: Quebec's proof of vaccination
Best Practices Around Production Ready Web Apps with Docker Compose
Here's a few patterns I've picked up based on using Docker since 2014. I've extracted these from doing a bunch of freelance work.
How JavaScript works: 3 types of polymorphism
This is post # 26 of the series, dedicated to exploring JavaScript and its building components. In the process of identifying and…
Servers as they should be. Hardware, with the software baked in, for running infrastructure at scale. Shipping early 2022.
The 17 Ways to Run Containers on AWS - Last Week in AWS
There may be 50 ways to leave your lover, but there are 17 ways to run containers on AWS. I will now enumerate them.
The Composite Pattern for TypeScript Developers
Learn to code your own with TypeScript and Generics!
What If Product Owners Reported to Dev Teams?
In most organizations, if there's a Product Owner, the dev team is generally subservient to it and charged with building whatever the Product Owner comes up with. That's not to say they aren't often "on the same team", but the flow of responsibility is usually the PO pushes new requirements and the developers respond to them. What if this weren't so?
Vue.js: Let's Scale! | Maxence Poutord
Just like React, Vue.js is a great tool to build web applications. In this article, I will share a project I have been working on over the…
Sparkplug — a non-optimizing JavaScript compiler
The State of Serverless
Our latest research examines millions of functions to understand how serverless is being used in the real world.

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