Christian Heilmann

Using console.log() on any website? Logpoints let you do that!

August 24th, 2021

If you want to know the value of a certain expression in any JavaScript on the web, you can use logpoints for that. It is like injecting a console.log() anywhere you want. Here’s a quick demo: Here’s how the demo works: Open https://codepo8.github.io/dog-browser/ in the browser Open Developer Tools, go to the Sources tool Locate […]

Quick tip: creating round “talking heads” videos in Screenflow

August 23rd, 2021

Adding your face in a small circle to videos has become fashionable lately and some extensions do that automatically for you. Good old Screenflow, which I’ve used for years now, has no masking option though. But you still can achieve round videos using a setting and learning that screenflow’s sliders are weird. By default, Screenflow […]

Published on TikTok, but Kompressor does not dance

August 11th, 2021

Visual Studio Code now has a TikTok channel and they asked me if I wanted to contribute, so here you are: @vscode A look under the hood ##vscode ##techtok ##codetok ##programming ##edutok ♬ original sound – Visual Studio Code A 20 second video of me explaining that I like VS Code a lot as it […]

[Video] Learn how to debug web projects end-to-end in VS Code in 5 minutes

August 9th, 2021

This weekend I released a video on the YouTube Channel of Visual Studio Code that shows end-to-end web project debugging. In five minutes I walk through debugging a web project bit by bit: I open a project inside VS Code by opening its folder. The demo used is a simple, plain Vanilla JS/CSS/HTML ToDo app […]