David Castor

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The Fullstack Tutorial for GraphQL

The free and open-source tutorial to learn all around GraphQL to go from zero to production.<p>Watch Overview<p>GraphQL Fundamentals<p>42 MIN TOTAL<p>In the …

G for Git

Git is a distributed version control system which helps developers to collaborate globally.<p>Well we need version control system for the following …

Let’s Learn: Higher Order Components and WebSockets

Redux offers a way to subscribe to updates in state by using connect and Provider. This lets us create dumb components that only focus on presenting …

4 Tips for writing code while overcoming our own psychology

Given the choice between one piece of cake right now or a whole cake one month from now, we would probably choose the first. This psychological bias is known as “Time Preference” or “Delay Discount.”<p>We’ve all seen this fine example of kids trying to hold on by not eating a marshmallow, in hope of a …

The Skinny Guy’s Guide: Eating to Gain Muscle

<b>Are you the stereotypical skinny guy struggling to pack on any appreciable amount of muscle mass</b>? If I have your story right it might go something …

Functional Programming In JavaScript — With Practical Examples (Part 2)

<b>In Part 1</b>, we talked through: Functional Programming basics, Currying, Pure Functions, “Fantasy-land” specs,“Functors”, “Monads”, “Maybe Monads” and …

Animation Principles for the Web

This is the notion that an object has a physical mass, and when it moves this mass stays the same. A ball will widen as it hits the ground when …

How To Learn React (and what to build along the way)

I want to learn React… but what should I build?<p>Front end coding is a skill. Well, maybe more like a <i>bundle</i> of skills. JavaScript, React, HTML, CSS, …

Carl Sagan’s Ambitious College Reading List: Plato, Shakespeare, Gide, and Plenty of Philosophy, Math & Physics (1954)

Carl Sagan may have passed away almost twenty years ago, but he continues to influence minds of all generations through intellectual heirs like Neil …

9 Web Development Podcasts You Should Be Subscribed To

As a developer, it’s crucial to practice your craft to keep your skills sharp. Just as important as coding is keeping up with trends and industry …

Open Source Software

Yarn: A new package manager for JavaScript

In the JavaScript community, engineers share hundreds of thousands of pieces of code so we can avoid rewriting basic components, libraries, or …

JavaScript

Using CSS Mod Queries with Range Selectors

Recently, I was asked to build a simple list that would display in a grid—one that could start with a single element and grow throughout the day, yet …

15 Chrome Extensions for Web Developers

There are numerous browsers available on the web that frequently streamlining more plugins and add-ons that can improve the productivity of web …

Dev.Opera — The Basics of HTML

Introduction<p>In this article you will learn the basics of HTML — what it is, what it does, its history in brief, and what the structure of an HTML …

Scientists followed 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here's what they learned about success

Follow thousands of super-bright kids for four and a half decades and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever.<p>One of the biggest …

Self-improvement

Closure Compiler for JS fun and profit

The Closure Compiler — also named JSCompiler, internally at Google — underpins most of Google’s web properties by optimizing, typechecking, …

JavaScript

10 Books from the Summer to Make You Smarter in the School Year

The problem with school is that it can really cut into your reading time.<p>Gone are the glorious days of lugging hefty historical novels in your beach …

Suspended – Medium

How to power up your menus with CSS animation

It's through animation that we make sense of the world: doors swing open, cars drive to their destinations, lips curl into smiles. Even the things …

Top 10 JavaScript Articles for the Past Month.

We’ve observed nearly 1,700 JavaScript articles posted between June and July 2016.<p>Mybridge’s Monthly Top 10 list has become more competitive since …

Beginning JavaScript Charts - With jqPlot, d3, and Highcharts | Fabio Nelli

<i>Beginning</i> <i>JavaScript Charts</i> shows how to convert your data into eye-catching, innovative, animated, and highly interactive browser-based charts. This …

18 Charts For Better, Healthier Snacking

Step up your snack game with some quick 'n' easy recipes and ideas.

Good practices for efficient and maintainable CSS

Always create a table of contentAs CSS files are becoming bigger and bigger, the easiest way to quickly find what you’re looking for is to create a …

Front End Dev &Web Design Digest / May’16

A quick, hassle-free way to stay on top of front end & web design news.<p>Web development<p>A Beginner’s Guide To Grunt<br>• How To Pick a Frontend Web …

What to Eat Before and After Every Kind of Workout

What should I sip during spin class? Do I need protein before a long run? Confusion, cleared: Sports-nutrition pros reveal how to snack smarter to …

12 Extremely Useful Hacks for JavaScript

In this post I will share <b>12 extremely useful hacks for JavaScript</b>. These hacks reduce the code and will help you to run optimized code. So let’s …

Collective #218

Inspirational Website of the Week: Pixels by Tomer LernerAn innovative and creative showcase of the fantastic work of Tomer Lerner. Our pick this …

Top 10 CSS Articles from Last Month.

We’ve observed nearly 1,200 articles related to CSS3, posted and updated in April 2016.<p>Note that Top 10 list for JavaScript, HTML5, UI Design, are …

DIY - Concrete Garden Edging - Quiet Corner

Looking for an inexpensive, lasting way to set apart your planting beds? Use these steps to make concrete garden edging in any length you wish.<p>Always …