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Build a realtime map using Kotlin

A basic understanding of Kotlin and Node.js is needed to follow this tutorial.<p>Just as the name implies, the aim of this article is to show the …

JavaScript

The secret to being a top developer is building things! Here’s a list of fun apps to build!

You can only become a great developer by putting the effort in. Imagine for a moment — You can’t become fit physically by reading a lot about …

Satellite images show ancient mysterious city in middle of ocean

Historians and archaeologists are scratching their heads over an ancient and mysterious remote city built in the middle of the ocean - nearly 100 …

5 Entrepreneurs Who Changed Careers at Midlife and Triumphed

A successful career is a very cushy comfort zone but some choose to get out anyway.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“Career anxiety is our latent talent howling through our minds, desperate not to go to the grave unspent.”<p>These beautiful words are from <i>The Book of Life</i>, …

72 Must-Have Features for E-Commerce Websites [Infographic]

Whether you're just starting an e-commerce website or you've had yours up for a while and want to look at it with fresh eyes, today's infographic by …

Create a twitter bot in 3 minutes

Before we start, I am assuming that you already created your twitter app and you have nodejs installed on your computer. <br>https://apps.twitter.com/ …

15 Vulnerable Sites To (Legally) Practice Your Hacking Skills - 2017 Update - Hacking-News & Tutorials

As technology grows, so does the risk of getting hacked. So, it should come as no surprise that InfoSec skills are becoming more important and more …

Ecobee 4 is the First Smart Thermostat with Alexa Built-in

Posted in Gadgets and Space and Tech<p>Ecobee partnered up with Amazon to build Alexa voice assistance into their latest smart home thermostat. Like …

Know your worth: How to negotiate compensation at a startup

Have you ever felt you were worth more than you were being paid?<p>I hear you. And, I want you to know that you may never quite feel compensated for …

The Biggest Nightmare in Retail History Just Happened

Amazon just announced the acquisition of Whole Foods for $13.7 billion. If you happen not to be a retailer let me frame this piece of news in another …

California’s Highway 1 is the most beautiful road trip in the country. Here’s the proof.

I HAD ALWAYS DREAMED of driving along California’s Highway 1, having seen it in bits and pieces in the past. When the opportunity of a friends …

The best recent science fiction, fantasy and horror novels – reviews roundup

Claire North, the pseudonym of Catherine Webb, has earned a reputation for tackling serious subjects with a lightness of touch, enviable readability and an assured narrative control. <b>The End of the Day</b> (Orbit, £16.99) is her most ambitious novel, taking on a plethora of major issues and offering …

Books

Our large team of engineers use this front end development guide

Front end development has never been so complex and exciting as it is today. New tools, libraries, frameworks, and plugins emerge every other day. …

Build a Minimalist HTML Card in just 53 lines of code (with Flexbox)

Flexbox provides a more efficient way of laying out, aligning, and distributing items in containers. Today I’ll be showing you a practical Flexbox …

JavaScript: What the heck is a Callback?

Learn and understand the basics of callbacks in just 6 minutes with easy examples.<p>Preface<p>Hey! I’m Brandon. I created codeburst.io and I write …

Master HTML With Free Courses By Eduonix

Eduonix Learning Solutions is an e-learning company on a mission to provide learning equipment to any individual that wishes to learn. Eduonix’s …

React Native 101: Build React Native mobile app tutorial

Hello. Welcome. <p>This is React Native 101: A post to help you build your first mobile app, even if all you've ever done is write JavaScript. …

10 essential tools for freelance UX designers

As many freelance UX developers will testify, going it alone can be an exciting ride, but it can also be a little overwhelming at first. Not only …

15 brilliant HTML5 eCommerce websites

HTML5 website designs to inspire you...<p><b>Websites that use HTML5 offer a great alternative to Adobe Flash which can exclude some users whose browsers</b> …

An Introduction To Building And Sending HTML Email For Web Developers

HTML email: Two words that, when combined, brings tears to a developer's eyes. If you're a web developer, it's inevitable that coding an email will …

Web Design

9 Hacks That Will Help You Land a Job as a Web Developer

Job hunting is a roller coaster ride. It can be exciting, inspiring, and frightening all at the same time. As an aspiring web developer, you need to …

Employment

11 Best Sites for Free Online Computer Programming Courses

Advertisement<p>We’re living in the golden age of programming. Not only is there a healthy number of in-demand computer programming jobs 10 Computer …

10 famous web designer portfolios everyone should check out

Listing the best web design portfolios is not the same as listing the most famous web designers. Indeed, it’s a funny thing, but the more famous web …

Build a simple Twitter Bot with Node.js in just 38 lines of code

Node.js

Oxlade-Chamberlain: I had no fear when Moses went down

The Chelsea winger took a tumble inside the box at Wembley, but the Arsenal star knew referee Anthony Taylor would not punish him<p>Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain says he had no fear that he had given away a penalty when Victor Moses went down in the box in Arsenal's FA Cup win over Chelsea.<p><b>Bayern, Man Utd</b> …

Soccer

Building a Slack Bot with Node.js and Chuck Norris Super Powers

If you haven’t been living isolated in an igloo with no internet connection during the last year, I am sure you already heard about Slack, the famous …

JavaScript

Program an SMS Bot Using Python and Twilio

This winter I went to Utah with some friends, and explored some of the most remote and beautiful places in the world. I hiked through Star Wars looking terrains, and was in awe at the bright red canyons. However, there was one problem: we were in such remote places, the cellular connection was …

Heart rate monitoring on a shoestring with the Honor Band A2

Chinese manufacturers have driven fitness bands down to the point where they’ll be cheaply useful and usefully cheap. In another salvo to Xiaomi’s …

This computer language is teaching kids to code

When Zuckerberg entered the room, many of the young students had a hard time pulling themselves away from their projects, even to gawk at one of the world's richest men. Facebook's founder instead came to them.<p>"What are you making?" he'd ask. And they would proudly say, "A game!" or whatever it …