While working on Contentful's offical .NET SDK, I faced the question of how to deal with synchronous and asynchronous requests. Eventually I decided to use the full power of async and await, and here's why.
Have you ever thought about how Emoji work behind the scenes? I looked into this topic, and I pretty much felt like Alice in Wonderland: there's so much I didn't know about it!
The beyond tellerrand is an excellent conference presenting inspiring and eye-opening talks. I'd like to share my general impressions and my three favourite talks.
We made Contentful more forgiving and less forgetful. Here are all the details you need to know about the improvements we shipped in August through October.
Node.js v7 is out! It includes goodies like 98% coverage of EcmaScript 6 language features (exciting times!), improved performance and stability and shipped with a new experimental URL parser.