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    Swizec's articles in the "language" category

    I aim to write mindblowing emails with real insight into the career and skills of a modern software engineer. "Raw and honest from the heart!" as one reader described them.

    Below are 43 articles filed under language. Enjoy ❤️

    Slack lied to me

    August 25th, 2016

    My old code is atrocious

    November 12th, 2013

    An English pet peeve

    May 14th, 2013

    My very own daily WTF

    January 10th, 2013

    Webcamp Zagreb report

    November 27th, 2012

    The commonest javascript bug

    February 24th, 2012

    Learning me a Haskell

    December 23rd, 2011

    Fun javascript feature

    December 7th, 2011

    A cool JavaScript property you never noticed

    A few years ago I was playing around with JavaScript trying to find the cleanest way to implement callbacks in functions. Primarily I wanted a readable way to make certain the last argument passed is a callback, withut having to rely on knowing how many arguments there are and so on. Instead I stumbled upon a pretty cool feature of how javascript handles function arguments.
    April 16th, 2011

    The Slavic Esperanto

    March 8th, 2010

    How Lisp changed my style

    January 11th, 2010

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