Dan Vanderkam

  Dan is a Principal Software Engineer at Sidewalk Labs and the author of Effective TypeScript: 62 Specific Ways to Improve Your TypeScript (O'Reilly 2019). He blogs regularly at effectivetypescript.com.


2 Stories by Dan Vanderkam

Strategies for mitigating prop drilling with React and TypeScript

Prop drilling is one of the most common gripes with React. You add a prop or event in a component way down the hierarchy...
1 12 min read

How TypeScript breaks referential transparency

Have you ever factored out a constant in TypeScript, only to have the type checker start reporting some mysterious errors? There’s a fundamental reason...
1 5 min read