Stefan Cosma

Stefan Cosma

Developer, builder of open source projects, comics enthusiast and amateur photographer. #SibiuWebMeetup

https://stefancosma.xyz
@stefanbc
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Sibiu, Romania
49 posts

Visual Studio Code - Tips & Tricks

If you're following me on Twitter you probably know how much I enjoy using Microsoft's Visual Studio Code. So much, that one of my tweets is currently featured on their main page. But this article is not about how much I enjoy my code editor, it's about what things you can do with this code editor. From useful extensions to shortcuts you probably didn't know about or even making your code editor more light on the eyes, this article is going to showcase some awesome stuff that I found while using it. Extensions We begin our showcase with some awesome...

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Just Another Cluster #5

I'm gathering stuff like interesting articles, useful tools or amazing videos, and then make a list with all of them with comments for each one. This is issue number #5. You can checkout the previous issues if you're interested. If you find any interesting tools or articles that I might have missed, let me know @stefanbc and I'll share them in the next cluster. So, here are some interesting links and articles! 10 things I learned making the fastest site in the world This Medium articles is about performance techniques. This should come in handy for anyone who's obsessed with...

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Building a project - workflow, development stack.

Sometimes, I need to calculate the aspect ratio of an image to make sure I resizes it correctly and because I'm to lazy to actually do the math (but I ended up doing it anyway!) or use something found on the web, I decided to build an aspect ratio calculator, because why not. Enter arca - a simple aspect ratio calculator. I built this project in the course of a few weekend hours, and during this time I've cemented my own basic workflow and deploy process. For the rest of this article I'm going to talk more about the stack...

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Just Another Cluster #4

It's that time again, when I post interesting links / articles / tools. This is issue number #4. If you've read the previous ones you might have noticed that I have changed the title of the series from Weekly Cluster to Just Another Cluster. The reason behind this is that I don't have time to post on a weekly basis, so I set up an IFTT applet that sends me an email every now and then with stuff I added to Buffer or Pocket. Once I have a good amount of interesting stuff to share I'll add them to an article and...

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Changing teams - the good, the bad and the ... future

So, you decided that it's time to change teams, and by that I mean you decided to either leave your current job and pursue another one or within the same company you're switching teams. Whatever maybe the case, you'll be faced with some decisions and things that you'll need to deal with. If you've done this before then you know what I'm talking about and maybe you'll want to continue reading about my experience. If, on the other hand, this is the first time you're doing this then I'll try to explain what challenges you'll face and what things to...

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