My name is Bay Phillips and I'm a software engineer based out of New York City. I've been coding since I was 14 and haven't stopped since. I'm currently an Engineering Manager at Dropbox and love what I get to do every day. Sometimes I write blog posts about various things in tech.
My new job at Dropbox
Four weeks ago I started working at Dropbox as an Engineering Manager for Mobile. While this line of work isn’t that much of a departure from what I’ve been working on for the past 7 years, it is a large change for me because Dropbox is the largest and most established company I’ve ever worked for in my professional career.
Goodbye to dedicated server hosting 😢
For the first time in 14 years, I'm no longer renting a dedicated webserver to run my projects.
Running GatsbyJS using Amazon S3 and CloudFront
Hosting a static site on AWS is great as long as you can work through some nitty-gritty details.
Quick thoughts on Airbnb sunsetting React Native
Airbnb is no longer using React Native for its applications and everyone has an opinion on their decision.