Jim Wright

Discussing all things around software engineering.


  • Extensible GO using interfaces

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    Simple interface and implementation in Golang

    How can interfaces make my code easier to maintain and extend?

    Interfaces in go really allow you to think about the functionality of your code, rather than a specific implementation of that functionality.

  • What is `this`?

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    JavaScript console showing this usage

    A brief look into the `this` keyword in javascript

    Working on Nodejs at work recently made me remember how confusing javascript can be. There are a lot of quirks that make it a powerful language, but for developers coming from a more strict OOP background they can seem broken. In this post I’m going to talk about this in javascript.