Simon R.

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If you have any wishes regarding to my projects, your ideas or suggestions have extra priority, and I'll try to add these as good as I can 😊

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About

Hi 👋

I'm Simon; proud owner of several hand-crafted open source libraries. Self-taught JS / TS engineer with a UX / UI passion who loves opensource / -collaboration.

My first project, java-express - a expressjs clone was the first thing I've published and actively maintained on GitHub. I never thought I'd ever get used by someone else besides me but I was wrong... and I loved it! Although java-express is looking for a new maintainer it was the first achievement in the open-source community.

Shortly after that I started with pickr and selectionjs which are now both widely used and actively maintained by myself even though things are slowly getting difficult because of the rather old architecture.

There's also candy, a more or less "lightweight" (It supports video / audio encoding and is therefore rather heavy) desktop-app to download and convert YouTube videos, playlists and entire channels.

Other, cherry-picked projects I'm working / worked on or are maintained by myself:
  • <g>⛓ Graceful WS - WebSocket wrapper and smaller alternative to socket.io which takes care of connection re-establishment and event encapsulation.</g>
  • <g>🍦 Nano Pop - Smaller and less-heavy positioning-engine as popper.js with a less-comfortable API but more control and performance. Useful for custom positioning widgets / libraries.</g>
  • <g>🗜 Nason - Ultra small object-to-binary encoder. Useful to serialized mixed js-objects with both text and binary data (such as images, audio or Typed Arrays).</g>
  • <g>💅 Sassyfication - A sassy sass library with many Utilities to speed up your workflow.</g>
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Currently I'm working on beam.cafe (try it out here) - a blazing fast P2P file-transfer, install-able web-app with focus on user experience and ease of use.

It's also possible to support me by buying me a coffee, GitHub or directly :)
Goals
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When I reach 15 supporter, I'll will get more time to enhance and improve my open-source projects :)
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