After spending the last couple of years in Vue.js land I’ve got used to its inter-component communication paradigms. Now working on a side-project and building a Blazor app I find myself looking for the same tools I’ve practiced for a while.

One of the simplest approaches in Vue.js for parent-child…


Sometimes people in the tech industry assume that being lean means deliver software fast, even in cases the requirements they provide to the team and engineers are way too obscure.

Delivering fast and cheap, delivering an MVP with buggy security and privacy, delivering half baked solutions, etc. is not lean.


In today’s, competitive world companies who strive and those who flop are determined by the execution of its people and teams. Working in a software development field for a decent time I’ve been a part of various teams with notably different performances. And since I’ve been put in a Team…


We held the first Tech Stash by Mintos event on January 23, 2020 in the Mintos head office in Riga, launching our meetup series with one hundred guests from tech companies working in our ecosystem. …


In the second half of the year 2019, our engineering team was starting a project which would introduce significant change in our core system.

And by Conway’s law

“organizations which design systems are constrained to produce designs which are copies of the communication structures of these organizations.”

these changes should…


Monitoring a running nodejs application in production is a critical activity which allows detecting applications performance degradation automatically without manually testing and looking at it.

Besides monitoring only the total memory utilisation, the monitoring of Garbage Collection performance over time can expose more information about a potential problem in the…


This will sound very opinionated which is true. But in my brief career as a team lead I find this question the most important on the regular 1-on-1 meetings with my team. The question I ask is

What do you want?

It might not sound precisely like this but paraphrasing…


When developing a Vue app in one large file we have the advantage of having the whole application state in one place — in data object on Vue components instance. …


After years of being a team member on various WEB projects, I was promoted to a team lead position. The team was new and the role was new to me. Being a self-thought Full-Stack JavaScript developer it forced me to start from the beginning and learn many new things.

As…


Nowadays it's hard to find a website or web application which doesn't use few or more SVG icons in its UI. A common approach is to use the <img> tag providing the source of the icon image or icon fonts.

Whenever using the <img> tag and there's a need to…

Andrejs Abrickis

Writing JS, TS, Vue, #C, and fostering teams to release customer value n-times a day. Creator of billid.app and writer on abrickis.me

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