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10 React Native Open Source Projects You Must Know

<b>Open-source code</b> is a great tutor for developers with any skill level. It enables you to watch the development process, take part in it, and learn …

Build a “Serverless” Twilio SMS + Call Forwarding Bot in 7 Minutes using Node.js + StdLib

Since 2009, Twilio has enabled developers to seamlessly build SMS and Voice technology into their apps, handling everything from basic user …

Quokka — Live JavaScript Scratchpad for JetBrains IDEs (free developer tool)

Over a month ago we have introduced Quokka.js — the Live Scratchpad for JavaScript in your editor, with access to your project’s files, inline …

The Definitive Guide to Object Streams in Node.js

Node.js Streams come with a great power: You have an asynchronous way of dealing with input and output, and you can transform data in independent …

UX Wireframing: Bedrock of Interface Usability.

Wireframing vs Prototyping<p>High-fidelity wireframes tend to be often confused with prototypes because they are created in colors and look realistic, …

Hooks Overview (Windows)

A <i>hook</i> is a mechanism by which an application can intercept events, such as messages, mouse actions, and keystrokes. A function that intercepts a …

Secure and Manage Your Open Source Components

Open Source Components<p>Welcome, Visual Studio Enterprise Subscribers!<p>How Can WhiteSource Bolt Help You?<p><b>Find & Fix Open Source Vulnerabilities</b><p>Detect …

Uber’s open source data visualization tool now goes beyond maps

You may not be aware, but Uber offers an open source version of the data visualization framework it uses internally, called deck.gl. The tool was made available to anyone via open source license last November, and now it’s getting some key updates that should help make it more useful to external …

My giant JavaScript Basics course is now live on YouTube. And it’s 100% free.

My JavaScript Basics course is now live on freeCodeCamp’s YouTube channel.<p>The great thing about this course is that it also aligns with the Basic …

Forget turning photos into paintings, this software copies another photo’s style

Turning a photo into a painting is now simple thanks to artificially intelligent apps like Prisma, but research from Adobe and Cornell University …

Why conversations are reinventing software

In years to come, conversations will breathe new life into software — particularly the boring enterprise tools millions of knowledge workers begrudgingly use every day. Conversational user interfaces (CUIs) work because of our familiarity with messaging.<p>Even the most technically complex …

Google Analytics

Adobe shows off stunning AI retouching tool likely destined for a future version of Photoshop/Lightroom

Retouchers can transform the most mundane of photos into truly stunning ones – but it takes a great deal of skill and time. A joint Adobe-Cornell collaboration has just demonstrated that fully-automated AI systems can do the same thing, suggesting a tool that is likely to make it into a future …

Tutorials

Thou shalt not commit the 7 deadly chatbot sins in the enterprise

Anyone who’s seen David Fincher’s classic thriller <i>Se7en</i> will recall Kevin Spacey’s chilling portrayal of serial killer John Doe toying with Morgan Freeman’s wizened detective and his doomed partner, Brad Pitt. But the real stars of the film are the seven deadly sins, which drive the macabre plot. …

Customer Service

30 web design tools to speed up your workflow in 2018

The right web design tools can streamline your workflow, helping you work smarter – rather than harder – and more efficiently. After all, you want to …

How To Improve Your Billing Form’s UX In One Day

The checkout page is the last page a user visits before finally decide to complete a purchase on your website. It’s where window shoppers turn into …

Web Design

Meet the privacy pocket that takes your phone off the grid

Gear & Gadgets

Bringing Mobile Apps to Life Through Motion

If you look ten years back, the use of animation and motion in user interfaces was considered a crime rather than a best practice. It was associated …

Kancy Wireless Smart Switch For The Internet Of Things (video)

Kancy is a new wireless smart switch which has been created to help take your smart home to the next level and provide Internet of Things automation …

Internet of Things

How I found a $5,000 Google Maps XSS (by fiddling with Protobuf)

A few months ago, I used Google Maps. Or maybe Google Street View, I love Street View, it’s like a retrofuturistic way to teleport. Routinely, I …

These are the 10 skills to learn if you want to advance in a career in tech

Whether you're just starting out, you're angling for a better gig, or you're just trying to thrive right where you are, it's important that you're up-to-date with the latest technologies — or else you may already be behind the curve, as the hot new tech <i>du jour</i> replaces the old and busted.<p>"We see …

Pushbullet adds end-to-end encryption as it continues shift into messaging

Pushbullet, once a simple tool for sending files between your various devices, has announced that it now supports end-to-end encryption for additional user privacy, as it continues its march towards becoming a fully-fledged messenger.<p>Announced in a blog post, the new encryption is applied across …

Apps

Gnip Launches Full-Archive Search API To Provide Instant Access To Nine Years Worth Of Tweets

Social data company Gnip, acquired by Twitter last year, has become an indispensable tool for all types of companies. Data, especially social data, is necessary to make decisions on things like timing a product launch or putting together a new marketing campaign.<p>Until now, companies have been able …

It's time for Google to throw 'open' Android under the bus

Europe has been investigating Google Search for so long now, that the filing of formal antitrust charges last Wednesday was almost anticlimactic.<p>But there was one part that stuck out. In addition to filing formal charges related to Google Search, the European authorities also said they were …

Android News

Hubble at 25: the best images from the space telescope - in pictures

As the Hubble space telescope gets ready to celebrate 25 years since its launch, we look back at some of the iconic images it has produced

Hubble Space Telescope

Making the Mental Shift from Web to Mobile Development

People have been developing for the web for over 20 years and, for the most part, we’ve got the hang of it. Sure, web development trends change, but …

Apps

Open Source Library For Easy Recognition And Recording Of Complex Path Gestures

Some time ago I mentioned a nice guide explaining how one could go about the recognition of complex path gestures.Here’s an open source library from …

iOS Apps

OneSignal Grabs $2M To Make Push Notifications Less Annoying

OneSignal, which makes it easy for developers to add personalized push notifications to their apps, has raised $2 million in seed funding from Rakuten Ventures, Y Combinator, and angel investors including Justin Kan and Zack Coelius, the founders of Twitch and Triggit respectively.<p>The platform, …

OftenType for iOS Pastes in Commonly Used Phrases Fast

Typing on your phone can be a drag, especially when you have to key in names, addresses and other info over and over. A new iOS keyboard aims to make it a cinch to paste text snippets you use often, and it’s actually kind of neat.<p>OftenType eschews the standard keyboard layout for a row of large …

Apps

Create A Free Project Management System From Scratch

<i>Nicholas is a marketer & web designer based in Boston, MA with a specialty in high growth B2B startups. He is currently the Director of Marketing for Jebbit.</i><p>For marketers who wear multiple hats, keeping project information streamlined can become an overwhelming task. Managing content, sales …