Visual Studio Code version 1.17 is getting a new rendering engine based on HTML canvas. This post dives into some of the motivation and how it was done.
My name is Daniel Imms, I'm a software engineer from Australia. I live in Redmond and work at Microsoft on Visual Studio Code. I use this blog as a platform to learn, revise and teach various software development topics.
I hit a bug in VS Code recently related to running a 32-bit process on a 64-bit machine that was interesting. Here’s what I learned.
This article looks at the interview question - Implement a stack that can return its maximum value in constant time.
Five years have passed since I posted my first article on the blog. Time for a retrospective!
Visual Studio Code’s integrated terminal can be launched with ctrl+`. This article goes into some of the lesser known things you can do with the terminal.
LSD radix sort is a stable distribution sort similar to bucket sort, that distributes values into buckets based on the digits within the value.
Hot exit comes to Visual Studio Code in version 1.8.0.
Odd-even sort is an O(n^2) variation of the bubble sort sorting algorithm.