Jesse Schwartz

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A perfect guide for cracking a JavaScript interview (A developer’s perspective)

The JavaScript(JS) interviews are not easy. I accept it, you accept it and, everyone does. The number of possibilities of questions could be asked in …

ECMAScript, TC39, and the History of JavaScript

Learn Node.js — We created a directory of top articles from last year (v.2018)

Between Jan~Dec 2017, we’ve compared nearly 12,000 Node.js articles to pick the Top 50 for this directory.<p>We made this directory, believing that …

Rethinking front-end error reporting

Understanding problems in web apps is hard. Between mysterious JavaScript errors, user-reported bugs, and issues caught in QA, there’s a constant …

Aura Is a Mindfulness App That Uses AI to Help You Meditate

It’s been recognized by Forbes, TechCrunch, and Product Hunt.<p>The new year usually brings about a new focus on physical health — but mental health …

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8 Products That Will Actually Make You Want to Meditate in 2018

It's zen time<p>If you hear about the benefits of meditation one more time… We know.<p>But only 9.9 percent of adults in the United States actually meditate. Data proves it. And that’s despite the fact that research suggests the calming practice can relieve stress, stop brain aging, and boost your …

Learning Elm From A Drum Sequencer (Part 1)

If you’re a front-end developer following the evolution of single page applications (SPA), it’s likely you’ve heard of Elm, the functional language …

JavaScript

27 Amazing Web Development Tools for the Past Year (v.2018)

For the past year, we’ve compared nearly 7,500 Web Development open source tools to pick the Top 27 (0.4% chance).<p>This is an extremely competitive …

Bruce Lee Used This Ancient Philosophy to Break Through His Limits (and Find Remarkable Success)

By avoiding these three habits, you will be choosing to live a life without limits. Bruce Lee would be proud.<p>"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus. And you must not …

5 Ways to Make Yourself Mentally Stronger This Year

No matter what your goals are, you'll need mental strength to get there.<p>New Year's resolutions aren't particularly effective--in fact, most people give them up by mid-January. The reason resolutions fail is because people set big goals to change their lives without working on the mental strength …

11 Actually Helpful Tips For Sticking To A New Habit

Listen, there’s no magic strategy that will solve all your problems, but these things might help.

How JavaScript works: an overview of the engine, the runtime, and the call stack

As JavaScript is getting more and more popular, teams are leveraging its support on many levels in their stack - front-end, back-end, hybrid apps, …

Schedule a Personal Inventory Day Each Month

Just as important as setting New Year’s resolutions is figuring out how we reach them, and not getting so bogged down in work that we forget to take …

Dependency injection and Reader Monad

If you are reading this article you are probably already familiar with dependency injection (DI for short) and its implications. In a nutshell,<br>DI …

5 cross-browser testing tools to try today

There was a time in the past when web standards were a mess, with numerous features either supported by some browsers but not others, or differing …

Software

Angular Open Source Projects for the Past Year (v.2018)

25 Amazing Angular Open Source Projects for the Past Year (v.2018)<p><b>For the past year</b>, we’ve compared nearly 2,500 Angular open source projects to pick …

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

An #explainlikeimfive about the meltdown security vulnerability...and a great metaphor for the CPU 🍔<p>Vicky walks us through how she created …

4 Simple Steps to Stop Multitasking the Wrong Way

Handling a busy workday can make you go crazy quickly. These simple tips will help keep you sane while making you more productive.<p>I'm sure I'm not the only one who has gone through this cycle more times than I can count: while you're working on an important brief, your phone rings. As you sigh and …

Testing ⚛️ components using render props

Photo by Scott Walsh on Unsplash<i>Let’s look at how we can write tests for React components that use render props!</i><b>NOTE: This is a cross-post from</b> <b>my</b> …

Software Engineering

Build Daily Habits that Support Your Goals | Copyblogger

Last month, I wrote about how a goal-oriented approach to using technology can help you become more focused and productive.<p>Using that guidance, I’ve …

I spent a year and a half being a productivity machine — until I realized I'd been missing the point all along

Three years ago I set out to create my first blog. It was a lifestyle blog (I had about as much creativity as a bag of rocks back then) that was going to change the lives of millions and make me rich in the process. I knew that all I had to do was write consistently and not give up.<p>In my mind, …

Productivity

9 Terrible Habits You Need to Stop Immediately

Author Tim Ferriss suggests some common bad habits you should definitely add to your not-to-do-list.<p>Perhaps you’ve heard of a “not-to-do list.” CEOs …

React, Redux and JavaScript Architecture

<i>The content of this article was originally presented to the Squiz Front-End Engineering group.</i><p>Whether you use them or not, React and Redux are …

JavaScript

30 Amazing Machine Learning Projects for the Past Year (v.2018)

<b>For the past year</b>, we’ve compared nearly 8,800 open source Machine Learning projects to pick Top 30 (0.3% chance).<p>This is an extremely competitive …

Machine Learning

Understanding JavaScript Closures

When you’re first learning JavaScript, terms like “closures” may make the language appear mystical and hard to understand. But some of these terms …

Getting Started With Graphql

GraphQL is one of the most exciting technologies that caught a lot of developers attention in this year . A feasible alternative to RESTful APIs, …

The best books I read in 2017

Books to better understand Trump, to defend yourself from information overload, to imagine the future.<p>On my podcast, I close each conversation by asking my guest to recommend three books. Here, at the end of 2017, I thought I’d answer my own question, or at least a variant of it.<p>I shifted my …

Never Been Able to Keep a Journal Before? This Is the Journal Format for You

You know journaling is a good idea. Here's how to actually do it.<p>I write about productivity and personal achievement for a living, so take it from me: You already know how to be successful. All the good advice? You've already heard it. No doubt multiple someones have told you to meditate, commit to …