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All front end Interview questions asked during my recent job hunt

This readme is a compilation of all the question asked during my recent COVID-19 job hunt. I've also attached a list of resources that I'd referred for the preparations.


Have You Mastered These 9 Vue Techniques?

There are a lot of engineers utilizing the convenience and powerful features of Vue.js. Yet, some of the solutions we've done might not follow the best practice. Well, let's take a look at those must-know Vue techniques.


Shared State with React Hooks and Context API

In this article we’ll take a look at a way to use hooks along with React’s Context API to provide a shared state between function components!


Announcing the new TypeScript Website

Hey folks, I'm happy to announce that the next iteration version of the TypeScript Website has launched on typescriptlang.org. The new version of the website was built out of a desire to make the documentation for TypeScript feel as expansive as its type-system, with a design that fits modern Microsoft styles.


Node Modules at War: Why CommonJS and ES Modules Can’t Get Along

ESM and CJS are completely different animals. Superficially, ESM looks very similar to CJS, but their implementations couldn’t be more different. One of them is a honey bee, and the other is a murder hornet.


React JS Tutorial: Building Firebase Chat App (React Hooks)

The comprehensive step by step React JS tutorial on building React Firebase chat web application (React Hooks)


Natively Format JavaScript Dates and Times

For many years I used the moment.js library for parsing, manipulating, and formatting JavaScript dates and times. More recently I've started using the date-fns library instead. However, it's interesting to note that native browser capabilities are quite good these days when formatting dates and times and the browser support is great too!


Build production grade API with Prisma and GraphQL

In this article, I will show you how and why you should build your next GraphQL API with Prisma. For demonstration purpose we will build a simple API that could be used for a basic blog application. The complete code can be found in this GitHub repository.


Javascript Event Loop for Concurrency in Javascript

Javascript event loop is responsible for the execution of the code, collection. It takes care of the processing of the events as well as callbacks and the execution of all functions lying inside the call stack as well as callback queue.


Records & Tuples for React

Records & Tuples, a very interesting proposal for the JavaScript language, has just reached stage 2 at TC39.

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