Hello, I'm Stanko, a software engineer in Belgrade, writing mostly about JavaScript and React.

Into 2020

Last time I wrote one of these recaps was in 2016. Not sure why I waited three years to write another, and from now on I’ll try to do these annually.

2019 was a good year for me, and I want to highlight a couple of things.

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Three.js extrude SVG path

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These days I’m playing with three.js again. I’m not an expert but I enjoy playing with graphics.

Conveniently, a friend of mine sent me this Dribble, and I thought it would be a perfect exercise to try making it. I still haven’t done it, but I did some exploration on how to built it.

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MacOS Catalina, ruby bad interpreter error

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Another Catalina rant, this time about Ruby. As far as I know, on MacOS, it is advisable to For example users don’t have write permission on the system’s gems folder. , and install a separate version for development. I had one installed via Homebrew, and never had any issues with it.

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Remove MacOS Catalina zsh nagging

Yesterday I To be able to use AirPods Pro with it :/ Apple made a change and switched the default shell to zsh (instead of bash). From what I have read, the reason is a licensing issue.

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JavaScript keyboard easter egg

I love easter eggs in software.

You may have noticed the keyboard image in the background of my blog. This thing on the right side of the screen. Those with a keen eye figured out it highlights keys as you are typing. It has been here for some time now, and on my colleague’s request, I’ll explain how it works.

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