The best, most entertaining and immortal topic in software engineering is back! Editor Wars!
After reading Roben Kleene’s blog post I realized that I’ve been using VS Code all-day every-day for over a year now. I’m not willing to admit it because in my mind I’m a die-hard (n)vim user, but the reality is this: VS Code is brilliant. Kleene makes many great points about key ingredients of VS Code’s success (popularity/MS backing, plugin ecosystem, client-server architecture), and you should read his post.
I think VSCode is more than yet another editor, it’s more than what Textmate and Sublime were. There are two major reasons.Continue reading “VS Code”