In May 2019, I set out to do a rather ambitious journey: running across Japan. Not really running across Japan, but rather, several segments of different cities, villages and mountains, while still taking public transportation from major city to major city.

Here’s the deal. Running and photography have historically fuelled…

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about just how much impostor syndrome, paired with copious amounts of self-deprecating humour, have been hindering my ability to effectively grow both as a human being and as a software developer.

You’re probably already familiar with this kind of interaction:

“Hey, I heard you’re…

It’s Saturday night, but it could very well be any other day of the week. It usually happens during the Summer, as the streets are always more crowded and bustling with life — ah, the life of others I know too well. Carrying my camera is my green card to…

For as long as I’ve known this one very dear friend of mine, a friendship spanning for almost a decade now, I’ve been finishing most of our long conversations, often times in the form of a letter, with playful variations of three simple words:

“Be love, today.”

I think it’s…

Unlike most trends in the world of JavaScript, data immutability is bound to stick with us for a while, and for good reason: firstly, because it’s not a trend: it’s a way of coding (and thinking in code) that promotes clarity, ease of use and understanding data flow, and makes code less prone to errors.

But while newer flavours of the JS language gives us a more robust toolset to work with than ever before, without the use of libraries like Immutable.js, things can still look a little bit scary when you put it all together. …

Ricardo Magalhães

I work for the Internet. By day, a front-end web developer with a passion for typography and design. By night, I’m sleeping.

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