Bret McGee

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Node.js Open Source of the Month (v.July 2018)

Node.js Open Source of the Month (v.June 2018)<p>For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 250 Node.js Open Source Projects to pick the Top 10.<p>We compared …

JavaScript

How to Build an Online Realtime Bidding/Auction System with React

In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to build an online realtime auction system in React using PubNub Realtime Messaging and React-Bootstrap. The …

JavaScript

Reacting to React.js

Literally a month ago there was excitement in the Vue.js community that Vue.js got more stars than React.js on github. Stars like Hollywood stars? …

JavaScript

Maps in Javascript ES6

ES6 introduced a lot of new things. I've already write about <i>Sets</i>, so today we'll explore <i>Maps</i>. What are those? A <i>Map</i> is an unordered list of key-values …

JavaScript

How To Dress For Your Body Type When You're Short

Being the short guy can be tough. Trouser legs always need altering, shirt sleeves are often inches too long, and the typical winter scarf wrapped …

Men's Fashion

Top 13 JavaScript and CSS Libraries for July 2018

Shave is a zero dependency javascript plugin that truncates multi-line text to fit within an HTML element based on a set max-height. It then stores …

Web Development

10 ways to beef up your LinkedIn profile

LinkedIn has become the preeminent platform for professionals.<p>What started as a simple networking and job search tool has blossomed into an essential …

Marketing

The Top 6 DevOps Tools to Know in 2018

DevOps is more than a buzzword; it’s a culture in which the lines between the traditional roles of software development and operations …

DevOps

The Holy Grail Of Reusable Components: Custom Elements, Shadow DOM, And NPM

The Holy Grail Of Reusable Components: Custom Elements, Shadow DOM, And NPMThe Holy Grail Of Reusable Components: Custom Elements, Shadow DOM, And …

JavaScript

Friday Frontend: Ultimate Guide to Learning CSS Edition

I spent the last 3-4 weeks putting together a massive compendium of resources for learning CSS, and it got me re-excited about CSS as a language. CSS …

JavaScript

The Pythonic Guide to Logging

This is story is brought to you by Hacker Noon’s weekly sponsor, <b>Manifold</b><b>.</b> Find, manage and share all of your developer services with 1 account on …

Microservices

6 Free UX Design Courses From Top Universities Worldwide

To master UX skills requires adequate guidance from industry professionals. Here are 6 UX design courses from top universities, all FREE!<p>This article …

UX Design

How To: Beginner's Guide to OWASP Juice Shop, Your Practice Hacking Grounds for the 10 Most Common Web App Vulnerabilities

Web application vulnerabilities are one of the most crucial points of consideration in any penetration test or security evaluation. While some …

Information Security

Kubernetes as the new application server, and more

Developer advocates sing the praises of Kubernetes. What's in it for enterprises?<p>Kubernetes already has a good reputation as an orchestration …

cloud

Web Components - An Introduction and Practical Usage

The Web Components specification is an emerging collection of technologies that allow you to define encapsulated, custom HTML elements in front-end …

JavaScript

Improving the Performance of JavaScript Applications

As developers we all tend to have our own views regarding technologies, languages and frameworks. We argue a lot about code style, indentation and …

JavaScript

The 7 Best Presentation Software Tools For Entrepreneurs

Having great ideas, knowing the facts you want to convey and presenting a pitch deck so successfully that you get funded can be very different things. Regardless of the stage of your company, a lot of your success is riding on a few slides.<p>This is something I was reminded when I covered the pitch …

Infographics

A crash course on Serverless APIs with Express and MongoDB

Serverless has become an amazing tool for various use cases. Data processors, chatbots, APIs, you name it is now developed using serverless …

JavaScript

10 Ways To Get Your Kids Coding

Image: Supplied<p>Keen to set your kids up for the future? Here's 10 ways to get them coding.<p><b>1. Play and learn with Code.org</b><p>With game-like tutorials for …

Kids

Microsoft Whiteboard is a dead-simple way to brainstorm with your team

Microsoft has finally launched its Whiteboard app for Windows 10 devices. It’s a free tool for collaborating on ideas with as many people as you like, and it’s not half bad.<p>Whiteboard (which has been available in preview since last December) is designed for use with a stylus, so it’ll automatically …

Apps

Minimum Viable Product Rollout with ReactJS and Serverless Architecture

Recently, I joined a new organisation, Supahands!<br>As my first assignment, I was supposed to assess a few front-end frameworks for one of our products. …

JavaScript

10 fantastic web design tools for July 2018

This month’s roundup of the best web design tools roundup includes a CSS preprocessor that scopes styles to components, and a jobs board that puts …

Web Design

How to: Build a HomeKit or Alexa-powered smart home on a $200 budget

Whether you’re hearing about it in the context of more basic smartphone control, home security or voice assistants, a lot of perks come from being a smart home owner. But often times smart home tech can be expensive, especially to someone just looking to get started. So below you’ll find our top …

Home Automation

This crash course on UX/UI design can help you build beautiful websites and apps

So you have a million-dollar app idea? That's awesome! Oh, did you say you have kickass programming skills to turn it into a reality, too? Amazing! …

UX Design

How to build a Raspberry Pi wireless access point

You'll need this<p>Why should your wireless router have all the fun? Gaining access to your network— and through it, the internet—is something you can …

Linux

8 Ways You're Destroying Your Personal Brand Without Even Knowing It

Sure, you might fire off a tweet every now and again, but are you really helping or hurting your personal brand?<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From Amanda Bynes to Charlie Sheen, we've seen countless celebrities who have completely ruined their personal brand …

Public Relations

NodeJS: Clean Architecture Design

<b>NodeJS</b> is one of the technologies that is dominating the software development market. But as almost every technology available out there, the most …

JavaScript

AWS Fargate: The Beginning of the End for Infrastructure Management

We’ve heard the promises for years — reduce your costs, improve your scalability, and remove the burden of managing infrastructure by moving to the …

Cloud Computing

How to become a developer: A cheat sheet

If you are interested in pursuing a career in development and don't know where to start, here's your go-to guide to salaries, skills, and the best …

Employment

How To Use Python To Automate Almost Anything

Testers of all kinds can benefit from learning approaches to automating daily tasks. In this three-part series, you’ll be walked through a task that …

Python Programming