I'm Andrew Nater 👋🏽
I build apps and websites that help people lead better lives. I use this site to explore my interest in software, health, education, and philosophy.
In my experience, great software always has these qualities: functionality, reliability, security, and usability.
The Cross Platform Myth
Cross platform software frameworks cause more problems than they solve. They enable developers to build mediocre software not meant for any platform in particular.
Is It Time to Refactor?
Is this refactor going to make life easier? How much effort will it require? Is it going to affect critical functionality?
Thoughts on Hooks
Hooks are a controversial evolution of React component development. When they were announced, the reaction was split: some of us were excited and others felt React was moving in the wrong direction.