tech/webdev magazine

December 7, 2022

How To Locate Elements in Playwright

Wednesday, December 07, 2022 Teklinks

In order to write end to end tests we need to first find elements on the webpage and then perform user actions on them. For example, find a link and click on it.

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December 6, 2022

Strategies for migrating from a monolith to islands

Tuesday, December 06, 2022 Teklinks

Monolithic applications may not be all the buzz today, but many (WordPress, Ruby on Rails, Laravel, etc.) are alive, active, and still heavily used. In fact, one major benefit to not being all the buzz is that “the buzz” has evolved far enough in the last several years that many modern patterns can be applied to more traditional means of building websites and applications.

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Inside React Query

Tuesday, December 06, 2022 Teklinks

I've been asked a lot lately how React Query works internally. How does it know when to re-render? How does it de-duplicate things? How come it's framework-agnostic?

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A coach, a mentor and a sponsor

Tuesday, December 06, 2022 Teklinks

A coach talks to you, a mentor talks with you, and a sponsor talks about you. Each can play a valuable role in your career growth. What's the difference between these roles?

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December 5, 2022