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Focus on Cash Flows, Rather than Expenses, to Spend Without a Budget

Budget are a great way to keep track of how much you spend. They're not the only way, though. Finance blog Money Ning suggests automating your …

AtScript Primer

AtScript has been replaced with TypeScript; see the blog post.<p>This document is historical.<p>Status: Abandoned<p>This document is published to the web as …

The One App You Need On Your Résumé If You Want A Job At Google

Average pay at Google is $141,000.<p>It's relatively easy to get a job at Google, too.<p>The company is so large and has such a massive need for talent that hiring for Google is something of a headache, so if you have the right skills, Google is really enthusiastic to hear from you.<p>Especially if you know …

Geek & Dummy » How-to: Raspberry Pi tutorial part 1: Getting started

Complexity rating<p>The geek factor is quite high here, but this process is not particularly taxing.<p>Contents<p>Part 1: Getting started with the Raspberry …

5 Typical JavaScript Interview Exercises

JavaScript developers are in high demand in the IT world. If this is the role that best expresses your knowledge, you have a lot of opportunities to …

Why You Should Drive the Agenda During a One-On-One With Your Boss

Use one-on-one time with your boss wisely by preparing your own talking points. Take pre-meeting time to prepare a list of things that need …

Mozilla Brick

Mozilla

How Did You Negotiate Your Rent?

Some of you have effectively negotiated your rent. Your landlord gave you a price, you suggested a lower one, and he or she accepted it. Divulge your …

Why You'd Be Insane To Skip College For Startup Dreams

Given the gold rush going on in Silicon Valley right now, it’s not surprising that some young entrepreneurs think it’s time to drop out and start a company. Nor that billionaire VCs like Peter Thiel have started paying kids to skip school and build startups.<p>Not surprising, but still stupid.<p>It’s not …

Time-saving synchronised browser testing

Your indispensable test assistant.<p>With each web page, device and browser, testing time grows exponentially. From live reloads to URL pushing, form …

Why You Should Teach What You Know, Even If You Aren't an Expert

By teaching what you already know about your profession or hobby, you'll learn more, potentially gain some notoriety as an up-and-coming expert, make …

An Introduction to WebDriver Using the JavaScript Bindings

In this tutorial, we'll take a look at WebDriverJs which is a tool used for browser automation. Chrome will be used throughout however modern …

See How Diversity In The House Of Representatives Changed From 1951 To 2014

SPOILER: So many white guys.

Political Science

Use of the Enum Description (With Special Characters) in C#

Introduction<p>Can your enums have userfriendly descriptions? How to have enum values with spaces?<br>What is the use of the enum description (with special …

Software Development

Chat.cc Creates Instant Chat Rooms for Web and Mobile

Web/Mobile: Chat.cc is an easy way to create a chat room for unlimited users. All you need to do is email people and CC "go@chat.cc" (without …

Chatbots

Building a Chat App with node-webkit, Firebase, and AngularJS

In this post we are going to build a desktop based chat application named <b>vTak</b>. We will use node-webkit to power the core desktop app and Firebase as …

MathJax

MathJax Partners are a driving force behind the project. They are discussion partners in determining the long-term direction of the project, and …

This for That: A Guide to Cooking and Baking Substitutions

You’re cooking dinner and suddenly you realize you forgot an ingredient at the store! No worries, the This for That: A guide to Cooling and Baking …

Kentico + AngularJS

I’ve been wanting to write an AngularJS app for a long time. I also love how easy and fast it is to spin up a Kentico CMS website. Putting the both …

JavaScript

AngularJS: "Controller as" or "$scope"?

I just finished reading a blog post by John Papa. He talks about the trend of using Controller as someName instead of injecting $scope into your …

JavaScript

Introducing Gulp, Grunt, Bower, and npm support for Visual Studio

September 2, '14 Comments [75] Posted in ASP.NET | Tools | VS2013<p>Sponsored By<p>Web Development, specifically front end web development, is fast …

Rdio redesigns its service to emphasize radio and recommendations

Rdio, the best music-streaming service that (statistically) you’re not using, is unveiling a smart redesign Thursday morning aimed at helping you discover new music faster. Free users will see the web and mobile apps place near-total emphasis on Rdio’s ad-supported radio stations, including more …

Estar: the Ultimate Android App to Master Your Battery Life

It's not always easy to tell which apps are affecting your battery life the most.<p>A new Android app from Purdue University researchers, Estar, aims to …

The Best Body Hacks to Boost Your Productivity at Work

The human body is marvelous. If you know how to harness its built-in superpowers, you can do so much more than you are right now. Use these small …

AngularJS - How to Code Quickly with Sublime Text Editor - Reskilling IT

After working on AngularJS for sometime now, I was looking for an editor which helps to <b>code efficiently and effectively</b> with <b>AngularJS</b>. This is when I …

The Future Programming Manifesto

It’s time to reformulate the principles guiding my work.[Revised definition of complexity in response to misunderstandings]Inessential complexity is …

Computer Science

Getting started with AngularJS and ASP.NET MVC - Part One

Welcome to Part One of a series of articles regarding AngularJS and ASP.NET MVC, and utilizing and getting the most out of both<p>Articles in …