Kostas Bariotis

I'm Kostas Bariotis, a web developer, a proud wanderer and a passionate doer. My mission is to write clean and efficient code, to solve problems on the web and to learn something more.

Latest Posts

How I failed landing a remote position

I started looking for a remote position, telecommuting in other words, as a software engineer last November. It took me 3 months to apply to ~150 job descriptions and none of them was a successful hire. Nevertheless, I now have a great job and I... »

Environment based application configuration using Webpack

I am using webpack a lot. A common pattern I am constantly using is how to manage the application specific configuration between different environments. I want to be able to set different API URLs, access codes, feature flags for every environment of... »

Writing a custom CSS framework

Writing CSS is hard! Especially cross browser testing, this is like the least fun game ever. But still, it's a big deal in our day to day life and you always feel good by the outcome. Personally, I am reusing whatever I can get off the internet and... »

GitYeller.com is my latest weekend project

It all started when Adonis told me that he was looking to contribute to some open source projects. He had a list of projects that he actively uses but he didn't want to always be checking their issues list for new issues that he could get his hands... »

removeEventListener and this

Have you ever tried to call on a previously attached element and couldn't remove it? Did you maybe try to pass a function to that is bound to another context? The context of the callback that we are passing to is the same as the event... »