Benjamin Gonzalez

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20 Dividend Stocks to Fund 20 Years of Retirement

The conventional approach to funding retirement is to withdraw 4% of your savings in the first year, followed by “pay raises” in each subsequent year …

Retirement

How to Make a Side Income as a Designer or Developer

A lot of developers I speak to are interested in earning a side income.The extra cash could be a necessity, a comfort or to go on vacation. …

Small Business

5 Muni-Bond Funds To Buy Now And Hold Forever

If you’re looking for tax-free yields, municipal (“muni”) bonds can provide you with 5%+ distributions that Uncle Sam won’t touch. With rates rising, it <i>is</i> a bit tricky to make savvy buying decisions at the moment. But income investors buying smartly today are banking 5%+ yields – and paying as …

Investing

Python Tricks 101🐍

Python tips which are relatively uncommon and are very useful.<p>Talk is cheap show me the code<p>Swapping values<p><b>Create a single string from all the</b> …

Python Programming

The only 2018 fantasy football draft rankings you’ll ever need

If you ever wondered: Where exactly should I draft a specific player? Well, that is exactly what the draft value quotient attempts to do — point you …

Why You Should Start Looking At Google's Flutter And Fuchsia Now

Just as Mr. McGuire blurted out “plastics” in the movie <i>The Graduate</i> to the young Benjamin, we have always been a society looking for the next big thing that will create seismic shifts and earthquakes. The last 10 years have been dominated by mobile phones, and the next will be internet of things …

Outsourcing

JavaScript: Promises and Why Async/Await Wins the Battle

Asynchronous functions are a good and bad thing in JavaScript. The good side is that asynchronous functions are non-blocking and, therefore, are …

JavaScript

2018 Fantasy Football Busts: 10 Players with an Average Draft Position of 100 or Higher to Avoid in Redraft Leagues for this NFL Season

While finding late-round sleepers is one of the most-important aspects of drafting a successful fantasy team, you also need to be able to identify …

Fantasy Football

Top five picks for fantasy football drafts are obvious. But who’s No. 6?

Many fantasy players who are only now starting to think about drafts and rankings are realizing what die-hards have seen for months: There is a “big …

Fantasy Football

RESTful API Design — Step By Step Guide

The (Somewhat) definitive guide to build better APIs<p>As software developers, most of us use or build REST APIs in a day to day life. APIs are the …

Microservices

layerJS

Getting started<p>To use layerJS you just need to define the stages and put all content in frames. The following list gives you minimal examples for …

Parallax

How to Stop Using Callbacks and Start Living

Javascript has two major ways of dealing with asynchronous tasks — callbacks and Promises. In general Promises are considered easier to use and to …

JavaScript

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation

How to use the Linux dmesg command

The dmesg command can make it easier to troubleshoot your data center Linux servers. Jack Wallen explains how it works.<p>It's a rare occasion that your …

It’s No Accident Americans Are Still Broke in a Booming Economy

A new study shows exactly how badly you're getting screwed, and why.<p>Populist appeals to Americans angry at their place in the world powered Donald Trump to the presidency. But even though Trump has spent his time in the White House pushing policies that benefit the monied classes as opposed to …

Trump was like a "predator" toward teens at parties in ‘80s and ‘90s, says BBC report

A few days before President Trump heads to the U.K. to meet the queen and the prime minister, a BBC investigative program has revealed fresh allegations of sexually inappropriate actions by Trump during the 1980s and 1990s, comparing him to a “predator” at parties with girls as young as 14.<p>The …

What If Trump Has Been a Russian Asset Since 1987?

On June 14, 2016, the Washington <i>Post</i> reported that Russian hackers had broken into the Democratic National Committee’s files and gained access to its …

The Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide to JavaScript Geolocation Tracking

Combining the Google Maps JavaScript API and PubNub for realtime tracking of device location (with the bells and whistles)<p>Brought to you by …

This Is the Best Robo-Advisor for Every Investor, From Beginner to Advanced

Whatever your level.<p>Robo-advisors are going mainstream.<p>Once the domain of Silicon Valley startups, these automated investment services — which rely …

Trump claims Obama gave citizenship to 2,500 Iranians during nuclear deal talks

By Salvador Rizzo<p>Reporter<p><i>“Just out that the Obama Administration granted citizenship, during the terrible Iran Deal negotiation, to 2,500 Iranians – including to government officials. How big (and bad) is that?”</i> <b><br>— President Trump, in a tweet, July 3, 2018</b><p>This tweet packs a punch: Trump is suggesting …

South Asia

The Magical Mineral That Can Improve Your Sleep and Energy

It’s also great for reducing fatigue and muscle recovery, too.<p>One of the most important mineral for our daily well-being, also happens to be one …

Looping through objects in JavaScript

Once in a while, you may need to loop through Objects in JavaScript. The only way to do so before ES6 is with a for...in loop.<p>The problem with a …

I abandoned React in favor of Hyperapp — Here’s why

Frameworks like React, Vue and Angular seem to have been all the rage this past year and with good reason: they make it easier to create and maintain …

How to build powerful REST APIs blazingly fast with Node.js

Let’s face it, if you’re a web developer, you deal with APIs. Whether you write your own or use someone else’s, it’s just part of the job. REST APIs …

Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates

You're reading Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Async programming basics every JS developer should know in 2018 - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

This article is aimed at people starting out with asynchronous coding in javascript so we would keep things simple by avoiding big words, arrow …

Keeping Node.js Fast: Tools, Techniques, And Tips For Making High-Performance Node.js Servers

Keeping Node.js Fast: Tools, Techniques, And Tips For Making High-Performance Node.js ServersKeeping Node.js Fast: Tools, Techniques, And Tips For …

JavaScript

Build and Deploy a Rest API Using Serverless, Express, and Nodejs

Today I'm showing how to Build and deploy an express/Node Rest API using serverless lambda.<p><b>We know Serverless is growing so fastly and a lot of</b> …

5 Brilliant Non-Business Books That Will Make You Better at Thinking Outside the Box

Sometimes the best way to learn innovative approaches to innovation is to read something completely different.<p>If you want to be a better innovator, there are hundreds (maybe thousands) of great books on the topic.<p>But as I mentioned in an earlier article, expertise can be the enemy of innovation. …

How to build a news app with JavaScript and React Native

Requirements for building the app:<p>If you’re not familiar with these resources, don’t worry — they are quite easy to use.<p>The topics we will cover in …