Alun Davies

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Joao Parreira - Scaling Node.js to 500 million Users

11 Simple Strategies to Blow Through Procrastination and Get Things Done!

<i>"I know I need to do X, but I just can't seem to get myself to do it."</i><p>This was a comment that a business coaching client shared with me a short while ago.<p>It's a common problem, one that over half the business owners I know struggle with from time to time - the inability to get started on their top …

Internet Pro

In the last few days of 2014, I resurrected my long-neglected GIF-beatmatching project DJGif to throw a New Year’s party on my rooftop:<p>A DJ using …

The Best Business Book I’ve Ever Read

Not long after I first met Warren Buffett back in 1991, I asked him to recommend his favorite book about business. He didn’t miss a beat: “It’s</i> …


Long story short: I made this thing:<p>Or to be technical, I made a thing that makes things like that thing. (If your device doesn’t render it, it looks …

Netflix JavaScript Talks - Async JavaScript with Reactive Extensions


How not to be ignorant about the world

How much do you know about the world? Hans Rosling, with his famous charts of global population, health and income data (and an extra-extra-long …

Public Speaking

Global Icon Ozzy Osbourne Honoured With Rocking EMA Performance!

Slash, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators and Biffy Clyro's Simon Neil took to the stage for fiery display! Watch it here...<p>Monday, November 10, 2014 - …

Angular 1.3 by Jeff Cross & Brian Ford at ng-europe 2014


Internal Anatomy of an Update

In MongoDB 2.6 the update system was completely re-architected and rewritten. There were many reasons for this infrastructure refactoring (along with …

Basic Ops Skills and Tools for Beginners

Your datastore, MongoDB, is likely critical to your project; if you're new to MongoDB or Ops and have to keep things running in production this is …

PhantonJS, CasperJS, Screenshot Comparison & Ghost Inspector


Neil deGrasse Tyson and Richard Dawkins - The Poetry of Science

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Building JavaScript Tools - Greg Franko


Ionic Crash Course


Creating Self Defending Applications to Repel Attackers


Jeff Cross - Rapid Prototyping with Angular & Deployd - NGConf

Salt Lake City

A Ted-Ed Animated Lecture on How Cancer Cells Behave Differently in the Body

In this incredibly informative 2012 Ted-Ed animated lecture, writer and scientist George Zaidan talks about how cells rapidly divide within the body …


Patrick Dubroy: Parsing, Compiling, and Static Metaprogramming -- JSConf EU 2013


Defcon 18 - How I met your girlfriend - Samy Kamkar - Part .mov


Steve Vai - Whispering a prayer

Steve Vai

inigo quilez on Twitter: "Mathimage #25,"One New Realtime Shader a Week for a Whole Year": edges & occlusion for voxels"

[JSConfUS 2013] Steven Wittens: Making WebGL Dance


Paul Robeson - Land Of My Fathers


Bret Victor - The Future of Programming