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How to Easily Write Your First Serverless Application

The serverless paradigm is currently one of the trending topics in tech news. I strongly believe it will be the future of application development, …

Cloud Computing

Helen Dunmore: facing mortality and what we leave behind

The novelist, recently diagnosed with cancer, considers the question of legacy and how a wander through a graveyard inspired her latest novel Birdcage Walk<p>What is left behind by a life? Avoiding this question can be as much of an art as answering it. Philip Larkin wrote of ambulances, inexorable as …

How to Live with Death

Psychoanalyst Adam Phillips on how Darwin and Freud reframed our mortality as an organizing principle of human life.<p>Our lifelong struggle to learn how to live is inseparable from two facts only: that of our mortality and that of our dread of it, dread with an edge of denial. Half a millennium ago — …

Resource: Death: A Personal Understanding

Due to licensing agreements, online viewing of the videos for this resource is restricted to network connections in the United States and Canada.<p><b>1.</b> …

Chemotherapy

What ancient cultures teach us about grief, mourning and continuity of life

At this time of the year, Mexican and Mexican-American communities observe “Día de los Muertos” (the Day of the Dead), a three-day celebration that …

Ancient History

Death: The Greatest Teacher

Buddhist teacher Judy Lief explains why our awareness of death is the secret of life.The post Death: The Greatest Teacher appeared first on Lion's …

Spirituality

Understanding And Using REST APIs

There’s a high chance you came across the term “REST API” if you’ve thought about getting data from another source on the internet, such as Twitter …

Software Development

Building a RESTful API with ASP.NET: A Visual Guide

Written by Joe Petrakovich<p>So your boss wants you to build one of those RESTful APIs, eh?<p>Fortunately for you, you’ve got ASP.NET and its handy set of …

Visual Studio Code Can Do That?

Interactive Playground<p>One of the best ways to learn the ins and outs of VS Code is by going through the Interactive Playground.<p>This is a special page …

Web Development

Understanding Microservices and Microservice Architecture

Have you noticed what a cornucopia of buzz-words the technology world is? It seems that we’re in a never-ending quest to put as many words before …

Learn how to be a better programmer by automating the boring stuff

The equivalent of playing scales is writing small programs, alone. Unfortunately, playing scales (a) doesn’t teach you anything about music, and (b) …

FullStack Mark — Get Started Building Microservices with ASP.NET Core and Docker in Visual Studio Code

Get Started Building Microservices with ASP.NET Core and Docker in Visual Studio Code<p>December 19, 2017<p>Containers and microservices are two <i>huge</i>, …

Building ASP.NET Core apps using Cake in Docker

In a previous post, I showed how you can use Docker Hub to automatically build a Docker image for a project hosted on GitHub. To do that, I created a …

DevOps

Most effective and simplest way to write readable code.

We already know the way but probably out of laziness we don’t follow it. It’s the most underestimated way of writing clean code and there is a …

Programming

Git and Visual Studio 2017 part 16 : Find out who introduced the issue and when

In previous article, I explain how to revise local commits afterwards via Git. In this article, I explain how to find the commit which causes the …

A guide to servers and back-ends, for non-techies

You just bumped into one of your software engineer colleagues. You didn’t mean to; she was heading to the foosball table and you were getting a …

12 cool things you can do with GitHub

I can’t for the life of me think of an intro, so…<p>#1 Edit code on GitHub.com<p>I’m going to start with one that I <i>think</i> most people know (even though I …

Which are the most important programming languages to learn? Developers reveal their top five

The languages that programmers should be learning, according to a poll of 500 developers in the US and Europe.<p>The number of programming languages is …

What Is Atomic Web Design and Do I Need It?

Web designers may use a number of techniques, approaches and philosophies while creating compelling and engaging digital interfaces. Each designer …

Web Design

Embellish Your Web API Responses with Header Data

Learn how providing information in available HTTP header elements can help make interactions between unrelated systems straightforward and meaningful.

Software Development

MongoDB Schema Design: Four Real-World Examples

In this advanced schema design presentation, we examine four real-world scenarios and examine several possible solutions to each problem.

Trying to Understand Tries

In every installment of this series, we’ve tried to understand and dig deep into the tradeoffs of the things that we’re learning about.<p>When we were …

Unlocking Hybrid Architecture’s Potential with DevOps | Amazon Web Services

Last week in our MSP Partner Spotlight series, we heard from Jeff Aden at 2nd Watch and learned about the value that next gen MSPs can bring to their …

Why You Should Be Prototyping Your App Designs

More often, user interface (UI) designers and user experience (UX) designers are using app-prototyping tools to take their UI designs on test drives …

This app uses artificial intelligence to turn design mockups into source code

While traditionally it has been the task of front-end developers to transform the work of designers from raw graphical user interface mockups to actual source code, this trend might soon be a thing of the past – courtesy of artificial intelligence.<p>Copenhagen-based startup UIzard Technologies has …

Artificial Intelligence

Introduction to functional programming with C#

It is no surprise that one of the biggest challenges in the enterprise software development is complexity. Change is inevitable. Especially when a …

.Net Framework

Microsoft Expands Azure Machine Learning Availability

Microsoft has announced that Azure Machine Learning is being rolled out to one new region. In an official blog post today, the company said that the …

Machine Learning

Replacing The User Story With The Job Story

I’ve written about the problem with user stories before. At the time, I found it better to just have the team talk over proposed changes to the …

User Stories

Modern Comp UI Kit

The Ultimate GUI Creation Kit<p>The main philosophy of Modern Comp is to give you an ability to have a great interface and give the feeling of physical …

Make 2017 the year you become an elite coder with this top-down training

It’s one of those perennial New Year’s resolutions for the tech-inclined: learning to code. If you’re in the dark about where to start, look no further than this Learn to Code 2017 course collection. You can now get this 10-pack of coding tutorials from TNW Deals… for any price you want to pay.<p>To …

Git