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Stdlib roadmap: JavaScript will finally get a standard library

Known for its lack of a large standard library, JavaScript is set to gain a much more functional and larger standard library, under a third-party …

JavaScript

Science Discovered That Banning Small Talk from Your Conversations Makes You Happier (Try Asking These 13 Questions Instead)

It's time to delete questions like 'what do you do?' and 'where do you live?' from your vocabulary forever.<p>Ever walk into a networking event or cocktail party and all you hear is superficial chit-chat? The small talk is deafening and doesn't evolve into anything substantial. You can hardly stand …

Happiness

Web standard brings password-free sign-ins to virtually any site

Tech companies have been trying to do away with web passwords for years, but now it looks like they've reached a key milestone. The FIDO Alliance and W3C have launched a Web Authentication standard that makes it easier to offer truly unique encryption credentials for each site. That, in turn, lets …

Google Chrome

5 Things People With Emotional Intelligence Do When Their Buttons Are Pushed

When you clash with difficult people at work, how do you manage your emotions?<p>Do you work with people who display emotional intelligence? Better yet, do <i>you</i> display your own emotional intelligence (EQ) when working with others? I've experienced my fair share of conflict and drama in the workplace -- …

Emotional Intelligence

JavaScript Events Explained

• Introduction<br>• Event handlers• Inline event handlers<br>• DOM on-event handlers<br>• Using addEventListener()<br>• Listening on different elements<br>• The Event …

JavaScript

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

Not every software developer is a ninja/guru/rockstar. For the rest of us mediocre developers, Nikita wrote a quick guide for surviving in this …

10 Open Source Login Pages Built With HTML5 & CSS

Designing a quick login page may not seem like much. It’s just a form and a submit button after all.Yet if you dig into various login form pages …

Web Design

Node.js event loop workflow & lifecycle in low level

A year back while describing the differences between setImmediate & process.nextTick, I wrote a bit on the low level architecture of node’s …

JavaScript

The 4 Types of Problem-Solvers (and Why Knowing Which One You Are Will Make You More Successful)

There is more to motivation than ambition and work ethic. Learn how to recognize and maximize key drivers for business success.<p>Entrepreneurs are typically highly motivated individuals. Driven and ambitious, they see the reward in taking less predictable approaches and embracing routines that stray …

Self-improvement

Writing an easing function; a slightly interesting story

I should say at the outset that there’s no real point to this blog post. I had a thing to do, I did the thing, and was moderately pleased with the …

GraphQL at the REST-aurant

A tasty introduction to GraphQL<p>It’s Wednesday evening, another great meetup is hosted at my favourite event space: the REST-aurant.<p>After the talks …

10 Best Free Animation Libraries For The Web

You can build some crazy things with UI animations on the web. This is quickly becoming the norm for modern websites where user engagement is a big …

Web Design

How to Build a Landing Page for Your Mobile App

In this article, we will take a look at various ways you can create a landing page or website for your mobile app. If you have an app in the ... <br>Read …

Web Design

10 Smallest & Fastest Frontend Web Dev Frameworks

You're reading 10 Smallest & Fastest Frontend Web Dev Frameworks, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Handy

Google Has Made It Simple for Anyone to Tap Into Its Image Recognition AI

Google released a new AI tool on Wednesday designed to let anyone train its machine learning systems on a photo dataset of their choosing. The …

Machine Learning

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second richest person on the planet (as of this writing).<p>So, how has he done it? Actually, it's not so much about <i>what he has done</i> as it is <i>what he hasn't done</i>. …

Self-improvement

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

Creativity

1 Powerful Question Emotionally Intelligent People Always Ask | Inc.com

What should you say when an employee is struggling at work, your friend or partner is going through a tough time, or your child is having a hard time in school or at sports? You can make nearly any situation better with this simple question: "What can I do to help?"<p>Although it may seem similar, …

Loneliness

5 Ways to Attract Amazing People Into Your Life | Inc.com

The truth is, we need people. No man is an island, as poet John Donne famously wrote. And when we surround ourselves with great people, we are much more likely to do great things. Funny how that works! Association is so important to the way we think and act. I don't know about you, but I want to …

Positive Thinking

10 Questions to Ask Yourself if You Want to Have an Amazing Year | Inc.com

According to science, if you want to actually keep your New Year's resolution, it's better to start it February first. Why? Because the hubbub of celebrations and back-to-work chaos in January often gets in the way of thoughtful commitment to our goals.<p>Whether you take that advice or not, it points …

Self-improvement

'Whinge less, people!': Life advice from a 27-year-old woman dying from cancer is going viral for all the right reasons

A post written by a 27-year-old Australian woman who died of cancer last week has gone viral on Facebook with more than 50,000 shares and 60,000 likes.<p>Holly Butcher from Grafton, Australia, suffered from Ewing's sarcoma, which is often found in the bone and surrounding soft tissue.<p>She wrote the …

Social Media

Free Resources for Developers

Hello everyone! As 2017 is coming to an end, kickstart your new year with these curated free and open source resources.<p><b>1.</b> <b>DevFreeBooks</b><p>Want to start …

Bootstrapping

Introducing Hyperapp 1.0 🎉

1 kB JavaScript library for building web applications.<p>Today, I’m excited to announce <b>Hyperapp</b> 1.0!<p>This milestone means the API has reached stability …

JavaScript

Awesome Awesome Node.js

A curated list of awesome lists that are about or related to Node.js.<p><i>Inspired by the awesome list thing, going deeper down the rabbit hole.</i><p>🐰<p>Meta …

JavaScript hacks for ES6 hipsters

Following the original JavaScript hacks for hipsters, here’s some new goodies. Coding JavaScript in 2018 is actually fun again!<p>Here’s a photo of …

JavaScript

Top Cheatsheets and Reference Guides for JavaScript

JavaScript is at the forefront of powering UI across the web. It provides us with a means to create interactive features that range from slick …

JavaScript

All you need to know about Javascript's Expressions, Statements and Expression Statements

By the end of this article, you should be able to describe in detail how the code in the image below works and why it works.<p>There are two major …

server.js for Node.js

Powerful server for Node.js that just works so <b>you can focus on your awesome project</b>:<p>If you want to quickly add authentication to Node.js apps, feel …

JavaScript

Mark Cuban Shares His Views on the Things Bad Leaders Do that Great Ones Don't | Inc.com

Mark Cuban sold his first company for six million dollars and his second for six billion. He cashed out his Yahoo stock for another two billion just weeks before the market crashed. He owns a cable channel and an NBA team, and he's accomplished exactly none of this by soft-selling his opinions or …

Entrepreneurship