This post is aimed at people already knowing React, Redux and aids them in better understanding how things work under the hood. When I first got into the React universe 🌐, ~3 years ago, I had a very hard time understanding how Redux’s mapStateToProps and mapDispatchToProps worked and were available to the React component. Here is a diagrammatic guide to better understand how Redux’s connect works with React.
Recently, I was invited to be on an online panel discussion on ‘Open Source Maintainer – Women WILL Engineer the Future‘. Thank you Emma, for having me. Emma had compiled interesting questions; and a lot of thoughts, ideas and insights were exchanged during the course of 1 hour.
Follow up on my earlier article, here is a tech-cartoon explaining Web Tracking! Read the entire article here.
Here is the interview series of posts. The Part 1 of this post is here. In this tech-cartoon post, I am trying to explain the life cycle of variables, the temporary dead zone (TDZ) and how storage is created for let vs var in loops. Reference: ExploringJS ES6 variables
Debugging the ALPHA! While I have worked with D3.js in the past, the d3-force layout library was entirely new to me and it was very interesting to learn the concepts behind the physical simulations in order to understand the networks and hierarchies of the first and the third party trackers for Lightbeam. It did take... Continue Reading →
This is an initial attempt to improve the graph's performance for large number of nodes using web workers. This PR is a work in progress. The idea here is to off-load the heavy force layout computations to the web worker. This improves performance during page load. I am also experimenting on passing the logic to... Continue Reading →