TypeScript 2.9 is here, so what are the key changes? Syndicode news

TypeScript 2.9 is here

Last week the new version of TypeScript was released. When your code is run through the TypeScript compiler, you’re left with clean, readable, and standards-compliant JavaScript code, potentially rewritten to support much older browsers that only support ECMAScript 5 or even ECMAScript 3. So, the new TypeScript 2.9 is here. What’s new about it?

two days ago Ruby turned 25. Syndicode news

Ruby turned 25!

On February 24, 1993, before any code had been written for the language, the name “Ruby” originated. So, despite the first public release of Ruby 0.95 was announced on Japanese domestic newsgroups on December 21, 1995… Ruby’s birthday is on Feb, 24. And two days ago Ruby turned 25! 

3 reasons to refactor

3 reasons to refactor

To be honest, developers love to refactor. Even if they say they don’t. Despite code refactoring aimed to make your project better, you shouldn’t go ahead improving what you’ve done just because “you can”. To save your money, time and resources, we’d like to share with you some points to consider refactoring and describe situations when you don’t really need it. 3 reasons to refactor your code are here for you. 

Use all GitHub features. Syndicode

Use all GitHub features

As a GitHub community member, you probably spend there a lot of time. But do you know all the possibilities of this repository? It has some non-obvious features to make your work even better and faster than you think. In order to raise your productivity, you have to explore and use all GitHub features. 

Don't be afraid of Vim. Syndicode

Don’t be afraid of Vim

Despite we support the idea of simplifying our life with different hacks and tools, we know that sometimes harder way can bring you much more. We bet, that most of you refused even to think of Vim: “Come on. Why should we if there are Atom and Sublime?” And that makes a sense. But if you dare, this text editor will make you a high-professional and fast developer. Don’t be afraid of Vim!