Paul Cowan

  Contract software developer

   



6 Stories by Paul Cowan

Automated testing is not working

And here's why
11 7 min read

Solutions to frustrations with React Hooks

In a previous post, we talked about Frustrations with React Hooks. Here are some solutions to those frustrations.
1 4 min read

New in TypeScript 3.7

I have waited a long time for these changes, and I think the TypeScript official announcement does its usual job of underselling the great...
7 3 min read

Frustrations with React Hooks

While the response to Hooks has been overwhelmingly positive, we are going to look at some of the not so popular parts of React...
52 8 min read

Cypress.io: The Selenium killer

Selenium tests are insanely challenging to write and often hard to maintain. Enter, Cypress.io.
27 7 min read

const assertions are the killer new TypeScript feature

Typescript 3.4 is out and while I find the official TypeScript docs very informative, they always feel a little bit too academic and a...
2 4 min read