Make programming easier

Thoughts, tips about programming and related subjects to make your job easier and more pleasant so you won't burnout quickly.

Is `instanceof` broken?

We all know what instanceof does. By definition The instanceof operator tests to see if the prototype property of a constructor appears anywhere in the prototype chain of an object. The return value is a boolean value. From:

Documenting my work - part 1

During my career as programmer I have created a lot of tools to tackle specific problems but I've never spent enough time to advertise or document them. Inspired by Naval's quote I've decided to change it.Open source means each problem only has to be...

7 reasons why you should use async/await today

For several years node.js programmers have been using callbacks, promises and generators for managing asynchronous functions and honestly that was several years of pain. Every of above approaches had it's own pain points like handling exceptions, chaining, breaking a promise chain etc. But that...