I came across GraphQL while reading a Node Weekly post on NPM and the future of Javascript. Laurie Voss, co-founder and COO of NPM, predicted that GraphQL will play a significant role in future development practices. GraphQL is a powerful querying language that may soon parallel the influence of the REST architectural style. You can read about why its to powerful and efficient here and here.

As I went deeper into my GraphQL learning wormhole and my Chrome tabs shrunk to indistinguishable slithers I took a step back and realised many of the articles either revealed only a portion of their code base or were built on a stack that I was unfamiliar with. …


Andrew Reis

Budding full-stack software developer, Brazillian Jiu-Jitsu brown belt and Fixed-Income & FX market maker

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