Issue #121.1

6 December 2018


Pointer is a Reading Club For Developers.
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Scaling Engineering Organizations
Raylene Yung, Head of Payments at Stripe
What Analyzing 180,000 Pull Requests Taught Us About Shipping Faster
- Noah Davis, Co-founder of Code Climate
The Baseline Costs of JavaScript Frameworks
- Ankur Sethi, Wed Development Lead at Uncommon.
Go 2, Here We Come!
- Robert Griesemer, Engineer at Google 
How Does React Tell a Class from a Function?
- Dan Abramov, Co-author of Redux and Create React App. 
A Fanatic Programmer: How Coding Affects Thinking!
- Alex Maison, Web Developer
Dancing Links (video)
- Donald Knuth, Computer Scientist, Mathematician, and Professor Emeritus at Stanford University
Everything About CSS Environment Variables
Ire Aderinokun, User Interface Designer & Front-End Developer
Introducing Background Fetch
- Jake Archibald, Developer Advocate for Google Chrome
At 22 Years Old, Postgres Might Just Be The Most Advanced Database Yet
Wolfram Hempel, Founder of Arcentry
Microsoft Is Building Its Own Chrome Browser To Replace Edge
- Tom Warren, Senior Editor for The Verge