jemyoung.com and blog.jemyoung.com recently got a nice upgrade to https courtesy of Let's Encrypt. Though the official client is pretty slick (GUI based, certificate auto-renewal), I had a few issues with it;…

Recently, I had a friend approach me about using ES6 in production code and if I had had any trouble with it. Basically, he and his colleagues had run into issues debugging Coffeescript code so…

I recently had the pleasure of speaking at React Rally in Salt Lake City, Utah. The title of my talk was "Elegant React with ES6 and a bit of ES7" in which I describe some…

I've been on a blogging hiatus for a long time now. Most nights when I get home, the last thing I want to do is sit in front of a computer and write a 1,…

My colleague Jerry Gagelman and I wrote a blog post about hashing and why most people's assumptions about hashing are incorrect. I went in thinking that the most important aspect of a hashing function was…

I gave a talk a few weeks ago about the Frontend processes we use at Chartbeat. I cover a various topics ranging from some best practices when testing AngularJS code to why we switched from…