Update: From Girl Develop It Boston to Inclusive Tech Lab

After much careful thought and consideration, the GDI Boston Leadership team — which I have been part of for the past two years — has decided to step down. Read our announcement here: http://bit.ly/gdi-bos-resignation. Join our new group, Inclusive Tech Lab Boston, on Meetup, Slack and Twitter! We want ITL to be a space for … More Update: From Girl Develop It Boston to Inclusive Tech Lab

Published on Hacker Noon: “State management with React Context, TypeScript, and GraphQL”

I’m excited about the technologies I discuss in this article because they keep my code clean, maintainable, and type-safe — Saving me lots of dev time. Another reason why I’m excited: My new team at work is about to rewrite their major application with some of these tools (and other cutting-edge ones)! Check out the … More Published on Hacker Noon: “State management with React Context, TypeScript, and GraphQL”

State management with React Context, TypeScript, and GraphQL

Tired of debugging type errors in your state? Want up-to-date documentation for your React apps? Read on! When I first encountered TypeScript, I felt a decent amount of despair: Why did I have to write what felt like more boilerplate code? When using it with React, why did I have to determine the type of … More State management with React Context, TypeScript, and GraphQL