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Async programming basics every JS developer should know in 2018 - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

This article is aimed at people starting out with asynchronous coding in javascript so we would keep things simple by avoiding big words, arrow …

How to purge all your search histories

Asking for a friend...<p>Every time you run a search online, the websites where you maintain an account can record that information. This data—collected and stored by search engines like Google, social media networks like Facebook, and retail giants like Amazon—won't disappear when you erase your …

Social Media

What is GitHub? More than Git version control in the cloud

GitHub is at heart a Git repository hosting service, i.e. a cloud-based source code management or version control system, but that’s just the …

Project Management

Sponsored: Why email is the hacker's weapon of choice

The days of typewritten memos are a distant memory, and virtually anyone with a job agrees that email is vital to a functioning business. This dependence makes it a prime tool for hackers, who seize upon our close relationship with email to trick us into opening malware or falling for a phishing …

Security

These 5 Courses (57.5 Hours!) Are Your Path to Expert-Level Python Programming

<b>The Complete Python Programming Boot Camp: Beginner to Advanced</b><p>Master Python One Step At a Time<p><b>Python for Programmers</b><p>Learn Python Quickly In This …

Isolated User Mode (IUM) Processes

4 minutes to read<p>Windows 10 introduced a new security feature named Virtual Secure Mode (VSM). VSM leverages the Hyper-V Hypervisor and Second Level …

How to make Windows go Linux with Cygwin

If you still think that operating systems are tied to hardware, you need to update your thinking; nowadays there are lots of options that let you run …

Linux

Become a Windows server wizard for about what it would cost to go out for the evening

We’re all about tech here at AAPicks, and <b>The Lifetime MCSA Windows Server 2016 Bundle</b> is for the real tech-heads among you. It’s specifically designed to train you as a <b>Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)</b> in the field of <b>Windows Server 2016</b>.<p>If this deal’s caught your eye then you may well …

Windows Server

Enable High Quality Audio on Linux

If you are switched to Linux from Windows you will feel some of the Linux features is much worse than the Windows. One of the best example is …

How to clone a website with httrack

Jack Wallen walks you through the process of cloning a website with both the httrack command line tool and the webhttrack GUI.<p>If you're a website …

Linux

Mytop – A Useful Tool for Monitoring MySQL/MariaDB Performance in Linux

Mytop is an open source and free monitoring program for MySQL and MariaDB databases was written by Jeremy Zawodny using Perl language. It is much …

Guider – A System Wide Linux Performance Analyzer

Guider is a free and opens source, powerful system-wide performance analysis tool written mostly in Python for Linux operating systems. It is …

Linux

Feeling lonely? Meet the people who suffered extreme isolation – then found happiness

The first ‘minister for loneliness’ has just been appointed to tackle a problem that seems more common by the day. We talk to people who were seriously lonely, but discovered ways to break free – including saying yes to every invitation<p>Steve talks in a way that makes you want him to keep talking. …

How to tell if your Linux machine is patched against Meltdown and Spectre

Jack Wallen walks you through the process of testing to see if your Linux machines have been patched for the Meltdown and Spectre …

Linux

18 words and phrases smart people never include on their resumes

While it can be tempting to load a bunch of jargon and glowing language on your resume, there are certain terms and phrases that you should avoid.<p>So, …

Employment

5 Reasons You (And Everyone Else) Are Having a Hard Time Meditating

Veteran ABC news anchor and self-proclaimed meditation evangelist Dan Harris is back with a second book, <i>Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics</i>, which has …

How to quit bad habits without willpower: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Got any serious bad habits? The extra-strength ones with the FDA warning. The kind you really beat yourself up about — but still engage in all the …

Why Panpsychism Is the Jedi Philosophy

One of the most iconic elements of the Star Wars universe is the Force. That mysterious energy field that permeates the galaxy, which all lifeforms …

Consciousness

How To Tell If Someone Is Lying: The Linguistic Differences Of True And False Statements

Let’s face it, being lied to is not fun. Those more susceptible to lies are in greater danger of being taken advantage of, and this can leave us …

The Fastest Way to Make Your House Smell Amazing

The holiday season means lots of things, namely food, celebrations and the arrival of guests. We bet you’ve tidied up the living room and prepped the …

Holiday Recipes

How to Become a Data Scientist Without a Degree

This article will explore what it’s like to be a Data Scientist, the skillset required, and how to acquire these skills using mostly free or cheap …

Data Science

How to install SpiderOak One on Ubuntu and use it from the command line

If you're looking for a cloud storage solution that can be used from either a GUI or the command line, SpiderOak One might be what you need. Jack …

Linux Shell Scripting Tips

Share<p>From time to time one of my students will ask me to take a look at one of their shell scripts that they are having trouble with.<p>If you know …

Front-End Tools: My Favorite Finds of 2017

Another twelve months have passed and I'm sure all of you have come across some interesting new coding techniques, technologies, CSS tricks (of …

JavaScript

Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan wins National Geographic’s Nature Photographer of the year 2017

He was a point-and-shoot photographer for 10 years. Four years ago, his wife got him a DSLR and today Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan is the National …

15 funny AF New Year's resolutions to make you smile at the end of this terrible year

We made it. 2017 is <i>(finally)</i> drawing to a close. While we ponder what lies ahead, many of us are focused on improving something specific: ourselves. …

Check whether a remote server port is open on Linux

As a system administrator or network engineer or application developer, there is a need to check whether a port on remote server is open so that you …

Linux

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Natural Toothpaste That Whitens Teeth And Keep Breath Fresh

Oral hygiene and fresh breath are understandably – high on the priority list for many people. If we neglect this, it can lead to various dental …