Hayden Wagner

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Syntactical Overkill in JavaScript

This month I started a new React-Native project and used some libraries I heard only good things about in the last 12 months or so. While writing my …

The Definitive Guide to Object Streams in Node.js

Node.js Streams come with a great power: You have an asynchronous way of dealing with input and output, and you can transform data in independent …

Create OData endpoint for MongoDB on MEAN stack

This article is a tutorial on creating a basic OData (Open Data Protocol) endpoint for a MongoDB database using MEAN stack.

MongoDB

Your Body Text Is Too Small

Why website body text should be bigger, and ways to optimize it.<p>Body text is the key component in communicating the main bulk of a message or story, …

Can This 22-year-old Coder Out-Bitcoin Bitcoin?

<b>By Robert Hackett</b><p>Photograph by Julie Glassberg for Fortune<p>September 27, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p>Vitalik Buterin, creator of the fast-growing new …

Neural Networks Are Alarmingly Good at Identifying Blurred Faces

Thanks to AI, it’s getting much harder to hide your face from machines.<p>In a world of ubiquitous smart-phone cameras, drones, and Google Street View cars, there's probably never been a more important time to start protecting the identities of people unwittingly captured in photos and videos.<p>But …

How to Write Resilient MongoDB Applications

Once, on a winter afternoon in early 2012, I met a MongoDB customer who was very angry.<p>He'd come to our regular "MongoDB Office Hours" at our office …

codetuts.tech

Relationship of Node.js Hosting

Starting late, I made a little talk application with node.js, using socket.io. It ran enjoyably on my adjacent machine, nonetheless I required a way …

Moon Icon

There’s a common scenario with some implementations of agile methods that – I believe – leads to poor design.<p>For ‘agile’ teams that suffer from this, …

UX Design

7 Things You May Not Know in JavaScript

You're reading 7 Things You May Not Know in JavaScript, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

JavaScript

How to build real-time applications using Node.js and RethinkDB

About RethinkDB<p>If you need a NoSQL database which work with JSON data, has full support for realtime searching and has a mix of paradigms between SQL …

JavaScript

Nike Air Max 95 "No-Sew" Is a Modernized Classic

A lightweight, seamless construction.<p>Nike has revamped Sergio Lozano’s iconic homage to the natural structure of the human foot with a tonal grey silhouette. This Nike Air Max 95 Ultra No-Sew replaces the 95’s signature side panel waves with gradient color blocking. The midsole unit, constructed …

Shoes

'Pepper' robot uses trial-and-error learning to master a child's game

Robots, much like children, are now using simple games to learn important skills. Pepper, SoftBank’s adorable humanoid robot, recently learned to play ball-in-a-cup (also called ring and pin) in an effort to better understand optimal trajectory. In the beginning, SoftBank’s team demonstrated the …

Node Hero - Node.js Database Tutorial

This is the 5th post of the tutorial series called Node Hero - in these chapters, you can learn how to get started with Node.js and deliver software …

Databases

10 things you shouldn't do while running Node.js in production

At Hashnode we heavily use Node.js. I am a big fan of it and have learned a lot of things while running Hashnode. When I hang out with other …

Introducing Angular Modules - Root Module

The @NgModule is a new decorator that has recently been added in Angular 2. NgModule defines an Angular Module, which (from the official docs) are …

JavaScript

9 Security Tips to Keep Express from Getting Pwned

Security is <i>really</i> hard to get right. There are so many different factors to consider, countless different ways to break an application.<p>This is just …

Visualizing Hundreds of My Favorite Songs on Spotify

A tale of statistics, personal taste, and beats per minute<p>A <b>couple of months ago</b> I stumbled upon a cute web app that lets you log in with your Spotify …

Explaining Machine Learning to a 5th Grader

<i>This column is by Soumendra Mohanty, EVP & CDAO, L&T Infotech</i><p>This is a tough task, I was in this precarious situation trying to explain to my younger …

Goodbye to Wasted Time: My 3 Hour/Day "Power Work" Plan

When I scroll through my past scribbles on Elise & Thomas, I realize how far we have come, both professionally and as a couple. Whilst I do whine …

Time Management

75 of the Smartest Resources for Web Designers

A lot of these lists just cram everything and anything into the lineup. So, we decided to pick our designers’ brains to bring you the best resources …

Google's gRPC: A Lean and Mean Communication Protocol for Microservices

First, a Short History of Remote Execution<p>From the time the industry discovered networking by interconnecting machines, the quest for most optimized …

Microservices

How data, machine learning and AI will perform magic for consumers

Imagine wanting a cup of coffee and suddenly finding it before you, freshly prepared to your exacting standards.<p>This isn’t a fantasy from the mind of …

Wells Fargo Fined $185 Million on Phony Accounts, Fires 5,300 Staff

California and federal regulators fined Wells Fargo a combined $185 million on Thursday, alleging the bank's employees illegally opened millions of unauthorized accounts for their customers in order to meet aggressive sales goals.<p>A staggering 5,300 employees at Wells Fargo were fired in connection …

Finance

How 'Uber for truckers' Cargomatic burned through $15 million as it quietly pivoted away from being a tech company at all

The Venice, California-based "Uber for truckers" has seen several key members of its staff — including its CEO, CFO, and COO — all head for the exit. It has laid off half of its staff, more than 50 people.<p>Multiple sources inside the company tell Business Insider the company is running out of cash, …