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A month of clean code

Each week over the past month, I have posted <i>before</i> and <i>after</i> code samples calling out ways to clean up code. The response has been amazing, many …

Laravel

Crafting Better Code Reviews

<i>Adapted and reworked from a talk originally given at RailsConf 2017.</i><p>The intersection between humans and technology has never been simple or easy. …

5 Lessons to Become a Really Good Self-Taught Programmer

Programmers are more fun to date. Okay, that may not be completely true, and it shouldn’t be the sole reason to become a programmer, but it’s …

10 TIPS THAT MAY SAVE YOUR LIFE ONE DAY

YouTube

The Art of Defensive Programming

Why don’t developers write secure code? We’re not talking yet another time about <i>“clean code”</i> here. We’re talking about something more, on a pure …

The Ultimate Guide to Traditional Mooncake (传统广式月饼) | Omnivore's Cookbook

<i>This recipe shows you how to create traditional Cantonese mooncakes from scratch without purchasing golden syrup or kansui. In this recipe, you get a</i> …

Snow Skin Mooncake-Video Recipe with Custard Filling

Snow skin mooncake (a video recipe) for traditional Chinese Mid-autumn day. This time, we are enjoying creamy custard filling.<br>Mooncakes are the most …

Baking

Want To Land A Job At Google Or Facebook? Don't Worry About Which Programming Language You Learn

<i>Which programming language should you learn if you want a job at Google, Amazon, Facebook or any big software company? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Justin Mattson, Senior Software</b> …

The team-building rituals that companies love can actually tear workers apart

If you’ve ever lost a glove somewhere on the streets of New York City, there’s a chance it’s found an unusual second life at the New York headquarters of OXO—the global housewares manufacturer. Enter the company’s open loft-style dining hall, and you’ll see a large white wall featuring hundreds of …

Why bad employees don't get fired - CNN.com

Editor's note: CNN.com has a business partnership with CareerBuilder.com, which serves as the exclusive provider of job listings and services to CNN.com.<p><b>(CareerBuilder.com)</b> -- Have you ever received poor service from someone you expected should be helping you as part of his or her job?<p>The answer is …

Who will you hire: man or robot?

In the twenty-first century, the robot will take the place which slave labour occupied in ancient civilisation.” This prediction made by Nikola Tesla …

"Here's The Brutal Truth" - Malaysian Shares Why He Thinks Employees Job-Hop

In the recent years, employees, especially millennials, have been slapped with a multitude of stereotypes and the most commonly heard one is their …

10 Things I've Learned Since I Quit My Job Without a Plan

This is an updated version of an article that I originally wrote one year after quitting my job back in 2013. The 10 things remain 100% the same but …

Breaking Away

Is Your Job About To Disappear?

Is Your Job About To Disappear?: QuickTake<p>By Mark WhitehouseMark Whitehouse, Mira RojanasakulMira Rojanasakul and Cedric SamCedric Sam<p>Thirteen years …

Inside a super fast CSS engine: Quantum CSS (aka Stylo)

You may have heard of Project Quantum… it’s a major rewrite of Firefox’s internals to make Firefox fast. We’re swapping in parts from our …

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RFID

7 Sure Signs That Your Workplace Is Toxic

If your management focuses solely on what employees are doing wrong, you may be working for a toxic company.<p>Share on<p>BY - 09 Aug 2017<p>PHOTO CREDIT: …

The Workplace

A psychologist explains the best way to rewire your brain to let go of negative thoughts

You already know that positive thinking leads to a more fulfilling life.<p>That much is clear.<p>But how can you actually think positive when your mind is …

Happiness

Setting goals around tasks, not outcomes, is the best way to improve performance, a study shows

The importance of setting goals is well-established.<p>Athletes routinely use goals as motivation. Corporate boards set goals for CEOs to create incentives. Scarcely a middle-school assembly or motivational speech goes by without a speaker exhorting the audience to set goals.<p>But some goals are more …

University of Florida

Where to Hide If a Nuclear Bomb Goes Off In Your Area

This is advice I hope you never need but should know anyway. A nuclear attack is everybody’s worst nightmare, and the immediate aftermath is just as …

RD'S Kiamsap Series: 12 Legit Apps And Websites That Will Help You Fill Up Your Bank Account | Lifestyle

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Personal Finance

How Smart People Handle Difficult People

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negativity they spread, while others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Difficult people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they …

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In 1 Short Sentence, Apple CEO Tim Cook Gives Brilliant Advice for Career Success | Inc.com

During a tour of India last year, Apple CEO Tim Cook got quite a few things checked off his to-do list, including meeting with Prime Minister Narenda Modi. He also strategically squeezed in an Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match into his schedule.<p>Strategically, I say, because Cook foresaw …

Tim Cook

The man who built a $1bn firm in his basement

<b>Carl Rodrigues says that his family and friends all thought he had lost his mind.</b><p>"Everybody thought I had gone completely nuts," he says. "They were saying 'what's wrong with this guy? Is he having a hippy moment?'."<p>Mr Rodrigues, a successful IT consultant, had woken up one day and decided to quit …

Say more with less: 4 steps to a visual CV

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Mailchimp’s marketing automation tools are now available for free

MailChimp is probably best known for its basic email newsletter services, but it has long offered a number of more advanced marketing tools; for example, one that allows its users to follow up with online shoppers. Starting today, these advanced marketing automation services are available for free …