Evan Plaice

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Introduction to Webpack: Part 1

Webpack takes all of your HTML, CSS, JavaScript and images, and cleverly works out all the various dependencies between them. When it's done, it …

The Architecture of Open Source Applications

Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most …

📦ESBox

ES.next in a box™<p>Zero-config REPL for experimenting with next-generation JavaScript.<p>It automatically compiles and re-runs your script every time you …

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 …

JavaScript

This startup makes getting freelance help for your business as easy as sending a chat

Getting freelance help for business projects often feels more like dating than time-saving.<p>Businesses have to post an attractive task, pick a freelancer to do it (based on little information) and then hope it’s a good match and that the work comes back at a decent quality.<p>If it’s bad, they move …

Dynamic Typing > Static Typing?

I stumbled upon this amazing video called “The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Dynamic Typing for Practical Programs”It’s about 50mins long and …

LionessLover

angular-next-starter-kit

Seed project for developing angular 1.x applications in preparation for migrating on to Angular 2.0<p>Angular 2.0 brings in quite a few new concepts and …

aws-shell - The interactive productivity booster for the AWS CLI

Installation<p>The aws-shell requires python and pip to install. You can install the aws-shell using pip:<p>If you are not installing into a virtualenv you …

This is How Camera Gear Was Stolen in 2015

The anti-theft gear registry LensTag just provided us with this new look at how camera gear was stolen over the past year. As you can see from the …

Flagging up inconsiderate writing in Microsoft Office using JavaScript

Alex.js is a service to “Catch insensitive, inconsiderate writing” in text. You can try out Alex online.photo by Alex EylarWhatever your stance on …

ScrollReveal.js – Easy Scroll Animations for Web

Advertise here via BSAScrollReveal.js is a library to easily reveal elements as they enter the viewport. It’s very small in size, as its weight is …

4 JavaScript Design Patterns You Should Know

<i>The Scotchmas Day 2 giveaway can be found at the end of this article.</i>Every developer strives to write maintainable, readable, and reusable code. Code …

Defensive BASH programming - Say what?

Here is my Katas for creating BASH programs that work. Nothing is new here, but from my experience pepole like to abuse BASH, forget computer science …

Working for yourself: The day I did something

People have been asking me for a <b>long time</b> to write more on business topics, entrepreneurship, SaaS products, and running a consultancy. My writing is …

What is a ‘unikernel’?

The post What is a ‘unikernel’? appeared first on ma.ttias.be.If you've been following the Devops Weekly newsletter, DevOps-like conferences or if …

The Best Places to Work: 2015

All the outdoor access in the world doesn't mean much if your job keeps you chained to a desk with no time to enjoy it. So to find the best places to work in the U.S. in 2015 and 2016, we started by creating five company categories that reflect <i>Outside</i>'s values and focus: Gear, Adventure & Travel, …

Employment

18 Examples of SVG With Awesome Effects

SVG is much more powerful than other image formats we can use on the web as we can manipulate them with code (either in our text editor or with CSS / …

SVG

Dunning-Kruger effect

<b>Tell me about<br>your mother</b><b><br>Psychology</b><p><b>For our next session...</b><p><b>Popping into your mind</b><p>“”I am wiser than this man, for neither of us appears to know anything …

Cloud will kill tech sales jobs

Aren't you forgetting someone?<p>It is ok to mention Amazon but Microsoft are in this cloudy Biz as well....<p>I am sure that the MS grand Plan for world …

Quality Issues With Brick Buildings

Prime: primeSubtitle: Why has the quality of brick building design and construction declined so steeply in the last 100 years?Images: The design of …

Locked doors, headaches, and intellectual need | Affording Play

You know those things that, once you learn about them for the first time, you start seeing them absolutely <i>everywhere</i>? Recently, that’s been my …

Do one thing…

I’ve been lamenting the demise of the Unix philosophy: tools should do one thing, and do it well. The ability to connect many small tools is better …

In unexpected discovery, comet contains alcohol, sugar

Comet Lovejoy lived up to its name by releasing large amounts of alcohol as well as a type of sugar into space, according to new observations by an …

Authentication and Authorization without Passwords

Posted· Category: License Free, Tools<p>Passwordless is a modern node.js module for express that allows authentication and authorization without …

10 Skills Developers Should Invest In for 2014

Thriving as a Developer in Today’s Shifting Landscape<p>Every minute of the work day is an opportunity for investment for us as developers. During this …

Reimagining Codecademy.com

Our 10 Design Principles<p>We have recently launched a considerable redesign of Codecademy.com, which you can read about in detail in our blog. Now, we …