Christian Heilmann

⚡️ My JavaScript story featured me, here’s the podcast and some sort of transcript

July 3rd, 2019

I was once again a guest at devchat.tv’s “My JavaScript story” podcast and Charles Max Wood grilled me on Edge moving to Chromium, how I got into programing, blogging and what products I was happy to have contributed to. We also pivoted into events and online videos, how amazing our current development environment is and […]

⚡️ Life is short and our mind is fleeting

July 1st, 2019

The last weekend sucked and made me reconsider a lot of things in my life. Instead of being on stage at the landing festival talking about great web things I had to go see my family for an emergency. On Saturday we put the urn with my father’s ashes in the ground. That was a […]

⚡️ How !important are we?

May 28th, 2019

One of my favourite parts of CSS is the !important exception. It is a wonderful metaphor of the oft cited problem between CSS and JavaScript developers. As a CSS developer, you know to avoid using it. It makes things too important and hard to overwrite. As a developer that has to write CSS and doesn’t […]