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The Critical Request

Serving a website seems pretty simple: Send some HTML, the browser figures out what resources to load next. Then we wait patiently for the page to be …

Apache Foundation and Facebook in Standoff Over React.js License

Here's a story that has the two things that open source advocates like to fight about discuss most: licenses and software patents. It started on July …

Chatbots Are Here, and This Is Just the Beginning

Chatbots are growing rapidly in popularity and adoption, but while more and more organizations are beginning to see the potential, far fewer have …

The Top 100 Articles On Chatbots Magazine – Chatbots Magazine

1. The Complete Beginner’s Guide To Chatbots<p>2. 11 Examples of Conversational Commerce and Chatbots<p>3. How Bots Will Completely Kill Websites and …

Web Development Reading List #168: Preload With Webpack, A Guide To Security Headers, And Service Worker Fallacies

<b>With great power comes great responsibility</b>. This week I found some resources that got me thinking: Service Workers that download 16MB of data on the …

Web Development

Part uh: what does it take to be a full stack developer?

<i>A Beginners roadmap to becoming a full stack developer on the backend</i><p>It’s 2017 — the year of the orange clown — and we are likely to be annihilated …

Software Development

7 Principles of Rich Web Applications

November 4, 2014 – 542,107 views<p>Also available in: Japanese, Russian, Portuguese.<p>This is a writeup based on a presentation I gave at BrazilJS in …

This new Periodic Table shows the astounding origins of every atom in your body

In the first episode of his famous TV series about space, "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage," the late astronomer Carl Sagan wastes no time dramatically setting the stage.<p>"The surface of the Earth is the shore of the cosmic ocean," Sagan says. "Some part of our being knows this is where we came from. We …

Quiz: What CSS framework should you use?

CSS can revolutionise your web layouts, help you create animated menus, responsive layout grids and more – but it can also be a real nightmare. We’ve …

CSS Framework

Suspended – Medium

How well do you know Node.js?

I came to Node.js with a solid knowledge of JavaScript and years of experience in other server side frameworks and it still took me years to …

JavaScript

How to make Slack and Twilio talk to each other

Why? Because it’s cool.And in some cases, you can make a bot that answers the door. Like I started here and continued here. This isn’t a series. …

JavaScript

Migrating Angular 1 Applications to Latest Angular in 5 Simple Steps

It’s often infeasible to rewrite a large Angular 1 app in Angular 2 all at once. In this article, you will learn how to migrate it gradually, …

The Order of Three

Estimating the effort needed to complete a task is taken for granted in most industries and professions. Why is software so different?<p>Not only are …

State of Programming with Jeff Atwood

Stack Overflow is used by developers to find out how to build software. Stack Overflow is both a tool and a community, and today’s guest Jeff Atwood …

JavaScript basics

JavaScript is a programming language that adds interactivity to your website (for example: games, responses when buttons are pressed or data entered …

JavaScript

Online tool takes the guesswork out of CSS media queries

If you're struggling with your website layout or just lacking in web design inspiration, here's a simple online tool that will make your day-to-day …

Mobile Form Usability

Mobile users who use your app or site have a particular goal. Often the one thing that is standing between the user and his goal is <i>a form</i>. In fact, …

Web Development & Technology Resources

LATEST ARTICLES<p>Mobile Development Marc Gregg - May 1, 2018<p>Smartphones have become a necessity in today’s world and everyone has one. Hence, mobile …

Mobile Development

otherjs - Intro to the Production Webpack Course

There are several lessons that will build on top of this project. It is a fairly standard, small webpack bundled project. In this lesson we’ll …

So You Want to be a Functional Programmer (Part 2)

Taking that first step to understanding Functional Programming concepts is the most important and sometimes the most difficult step. But it doesn’t …

JavaScript Conquered the Web. Now It’s Taking Over the Desktop

Author: Klint Finley. Klint Finley Business<p>Date of Publication: 05.12.16.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>JavaScript was originally created in …

Functional Programming for JavaScript People

<i>(</i><i>Japanese</i><i>,</i> <i>Chinese</i><i>)</i><p>Like many of you, I started hearing a lot about functional programming several months ago and I had no idea what it was. It was …

HTTP/2 makes media loading 3–15 times faster on mobile

Most native mobile apps are “thin clients” — they need talk to backend API and fetch media resources over HTTP.<p>We wanted to reproduce CloudFlare …

Ohm: JavaScript Parser that Creates a Language in 200 Lines of Code

Parsers are an incredibly useful software libraries. While conceptually simple, they can be challenging to implement and are often considered a dark …

Python Programming

Microsoft Releases New Power BI JavaScript API

Microsoft’s Power BI has been doing a great job of interactive data visualization so far, with the release of some new features just last week. Now …

Take a Free Course on JavaScript Refactoring Techniques

We all read more code than we write. Naturally we should be doing something to optimize the reading experience. Refactoring is the process of …

JavaScript

Roadmap for learning the JavaScript language

If you’re new to JavaScript programming, all the buzzwords in the scene can make your head spin: <i>ES6, Node.js, TypeScript, Angular, React, Aurelia</i>. …

JavaScript