Scooter

10 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 3 Followers | @Scooter3b6a | Keep up with Scooter on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Scooter”

How to Optimize Blog Images for Social Posts

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>You’ve likely heard the advice to add visual content to your blogposts whenever possible. Visual content is more than 40 times more likely to get shared on social media.<p>Blockchain and cryptocurrency news minus the bullshit.Visit Hard Fork.CLICK IT<p>So …

Responsive Images in Practice

The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life.<p>Sixty-two percent of the weight of the web is images, and we’re serving more image bytes …

Web Development

How to enable compression and gzip for page speed.

Gzip is a method of compressing files (making them smaller) for faster network transfers.<p>It is also a file format.<p>Compression allows your web server …

How to Use Google Webmaster Tools to Improve Your Website

Google has been collecting data about websites for a long time. They use the data to index websites for the best possible experience for those using …

Object Oriented JavaScript Pattern Comparison

In this post, I explore various object oriented JavaScript design patterns. An intermediate level of JavaScript knowledge is required to get value …

JavaScript

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft zooms in on Pluto

Pluto, get ready for your close-up.<p>After traveling nine years across more than 3 billion miles of space, a spacecraft the size of a grand piano is about to give humanity its first high-resolution view of the dwarf planet that's about two-thirds the size of our moon.<p>Nobody knows what the rendezvous …

10 new web tools to add to your armoury

New year, new tools. That's what they say. Isn't it? Anyway, regardless of who says what, we've rounded up some of the niftiest web design tools that …

Watch for These Top 5 Sky Events of 2015: Eclipses, Comets, and Planets

Starstruck<p>Lunar eclipses and the innermost planets will take center stage in the heavens.<p>Stay tuned, stargazers—the year ahead offers many heavenly delights, including a pair of lunar disappearing acts and a potentially surprising comet.<p>While scores of amazing astronomical phenomena are in the …

Lunar Eclipse

Crystal-rich rock 'Mojave' is next Mars drill target

A rock target where NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is using its sample-collection drill this week may have a salty story to tell. This target, called …

Elon Musk wants to spend $10 billion building the internet in space

The plan would lay the foundation for internet on Mars<p>Elon Musk's plan for satellite internet is even more ambitious than originally thought. At a SpaceX event in Seattle on Friday, the Tesla CEO told <i>Bloomberg Businessweek</i>that his unnamed Space Internet venture could one day stretch all the way to …