Hello! I'm Javier Bórquez, Software Developer and aspiring Digital Artist.

Mexicano living in Berlin, Germany. Software Engineer at ▲ Vercel.
I enjoy creating frontend experiments, design tools and small games. Follow me on twitter to get updates.

I like to code.GitHub

Create art with shadows. Play with shadows, lights, 3D objects.

Sombras.app

Create art with shadows. Play with shadows, lights, 3D objects.
Rhythm game. Hop through the walls at the rythm of the music. Made with three.js

Astroboi

Rhythm game. Hop through the walls at the rythm of the music. Made with three.js
Small experiment to 'control' the user cursor with JavaScript and CSS.

control-user-cursor

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Small experiment to 'control' the user cursor with JavaScript and CSS.
Create single line SVG illustrations from your pictures

pintr

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Create single line SVG illustrations from your pictures
Your favorite emojis. To scale.

emoji-to-scale

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Your favorite emojis. To scale.
Javascript AI battle game. Create your own battleship.

clashjs

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Javascript AI battle game. Create your own battleship.
Visualize your website history in a time-machine fashion.

gitpage-timemachine

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Visualize your website history in a time-machine fashion.
Doc scraper and ebook generator / library. [unmaintained]

docs2epub

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Doc scraper and ebook generator / library. [unmaintained]
Text gradients with CSS with SVG fallback. [unmaintained]

react-textgradient

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Text gradients with CSS with SVG fallback. [unmaintained]

I like to make design tools.

Convert any image to pure CSS. Recreates images using only box-shadows.

img2css

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Convert any image to pure CSS. Recreates images using only box-shadows.
Tool to better align logos in the center of a container.

visual-center

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Tool to better align logos in the center of a container.
Tool that may help you to create cohesive color schemes.

cohesive-colors

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Tool that may help you to create cohesive color schemes.
React component to blur image backgrounds using canvas.

react-blur

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React component to blur image backgrounds using canvas.
React component for fancy number transitions.

react-number-easing

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React component for fancy number transitions.
Brutalita is an experimental font and font editor, edit in your browser and download OTF.

brutalita

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Brutalita is an experimental font and font editor, edit in your browser and download OTF.
Create animated CSS transitions. Add sprites and get the code ready to paste in your site.

morphin

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Create animated CSS transitions. Add sprites and get the code ready to paste in your site.
Create recursive images with the droste effect.

droste-creator

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Create recursive images with the droste effect.
Delaunay triangulation image generator.

triangulator

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Delaunay triangulation image generator.

I like to design.DribbbleCodepen

<p>A crypto tracker UI that I made to demo some components that I'm making.</p>

<p>https://crypto-tracker-demo-ui.javierbyte.now.sh/</p>

Crypto Tracker UI

A crypto tracker UI that I made to demo some components that I'm making.
<p>Website for https://carbon.ai/ that I designed and implemented.</p>

carbon.ai

Website for https://carbon.ai/ that I designed and implemented.
<p>iOS app version of Cohesive Colors, a tool that may help you to create cohesive color schemes.
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<p>I'm working on a new https://javier.xyz/cohesive-colors/ app.</p>

<p>Just exploring different UI options for now :D what do you think? </p>

Cohesive Colors v0.2

iOS app version of Cohesive Colors, a tool that may help you to create cohesive color schemes.
<p>Hackathon Project. Social network where people save and have to find messages saved on space. Radar view, Developer Week Hackathon 2018.
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<p>Live at https://holowaychitos.github.io/hidden-messages/</p>

Hidden Messages

Hackathon Project. Social network where people save and have to find messages saved on space. Radar view, Developer Week Hackathon 2018.
<p>Designed and implemented this Chatbow flow editor, helps people to document and share processes.</p>

Chatbot Flow Editor

Designed and implemented this Chatbow flow editor, helps people to document and share processes.
<p>Real time website builder made of blocks I made with Vue.
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<br />See online https://github.com/javierbyte/the-only-website-builder</p>

Website Builder UI

Real time website builder made of blocks I made with Vue.

I like to take pictures.
PhotosTimelapsesPortraitsInstagram

More about me.

I love to play rapid Chess (10 minutes) games online, my Lichess username is borquez, currently I have a 1727 rapid ELO on Lichess.
I find competitive programming fun, I sometimes participate in CodeForces. Track my progress here, my current rating is 1298.
Run! I enjoy running. I do mostly 5km to 15km runs, and I have ran 805km in 2021. My goal for 2022 is 1200km 🏃
My favorite books are The Little Prince, Flowers for Algernon, and probably The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle. I'm currently reading Peopleware.

From the blog.

I'm working on improving my writing and sometimes it is fun to share my process of making things.
Javier Bórquez
Send me a message on twitter or write me to [email protected]
Gracias por visitar! 😄