Christian Heilmann

GitHub Copilot for the Command Line is amazing!

March 29th, 2023

I just got access to GitHub Copilot CLI and a few seconds after installing it, I am happy as a clam about it. You can see it in action in this video or let me talk you through it here. GitHub Copilot CLI brings AI code completion to your terminal. After installing it, you get […]

This is the time to be unpredictable and human

March 28th, 2023

I was just about to write a blog post on my current experiences in trying to find a new job. I wanted to write about the frustrations and how it feels ridiculous that developers and recruiters aren’t best friends. And then I remembered that Microsoft Edge now comes with a HUGE Bing icon that promised […]


March 24th, 2023

When GPT-4 was announced earlier this month, one of the demos made a massive splash: painting a web app on a napkin and getting the “AI” to create the HTML, CSS and JavaScript to make it work. This caused an avalanche of news items and blog posts calling “game over” for web developers and that […]

Looking for a new opportunity

March 21st, 2023

End of May will be my last day at Microsoft and I am actively looking for a new role. Thank you in advance for any connections, advice, or opportunities you can offer. What I am looking for: A technical lead role – CTO, Technical Director or Principal Product/Program Manager A team to work with and […]