Kealan Parr

  Software engineer, technical writer and member of the Unicode Consortium.


6 Stories by Kealan Parr

Bootstrap a React app with smol developer

We investigate using the smol developer AI tool to bootstrap a React app, create a browser plugin, and assist with pair programming.
0 6 min read

How to extend enums in TypeScript

One language mechanism that's pivotal to TypeScript is enums. Let's explore what they are, how they work, and how to extend them.
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How to pass a TypeScript function as a parameter

Follow this demonstration to understand TypeScript functions and how to pass them as a parameter in your apps.
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Writing a constructor in TypeScript

Discover how to add a constructor onto an interface in TypeScript and the common use cases for when and why to do so.
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Adding emojis to your React app

There are multiple ways to add emojis into your React app. Here's a short guide to fit almost every single use case.
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How to use pointers in Go

Deciding when and how to use pointers is done on a case-by-case basis, and this guide explains when it's best to utilize them.
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