Welcome back to my series on the wonderful front end Bazaar of technologies! In my last post, Selecting Packages, I talked about the incredible array of choice that we're presented with on the front end, and I encouraged readers to embrace the bazaar and craft their own architecture rather than going with a boilerplate or framework. It's…Brandon Konkle
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A little over a month ago I made a big change, one that I'd been contemplating for a while. I made the decision to step out into the freedom, flexibility, and challenge of remote freelancing. I've always been a very independent, self-motivated person, and I greatly appreciate diversity and variety. My hope was that freelancing would give…Brandon Konkle
In recent weeks a fascinating new library has been getting attention in the React community - redux-saga. It's billed as an "alternative side-effect model" for Redux that uses ES'15 generators and competes with the fundamental redux-thunk middleware. As part of my in-progress quest for a new execution environment for React, I've been expl…Brandon Konkle
As I make my transition from working in the office back to working remotely I've been thinking a lot about what makes remote teams successful and what challenges they face, especially in blended teams where some are still in the office. I took some time and wrote down my thoughts on how to overcome those challenges and thrive as a remote-…Brandon Konkle