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Roarr! the perfect JSON logger for Node.js and browser

Zero-configuration, out of process transports and adheres to the Twelve Factors<p>The past 8 months I have been creating GO2CINEMA. This web application …

Intro to Firebase and React

Let's take a look at building something using Firebase and React. We'll be building something called <b>Fun Food Friends</b>, a web application for planning …

Software Engineering

5 Awesome Sublime Plugins you Won’t Find in Top Plugin Posts

I am a huge fan of Sublime text editor and whenever I go and try other text editors I come back to Sublime crying: "Forgive me I'll never, ever, …

Web Development

"Tips on Getting Started with React"

I’ve been working on a new Node project. As a fairly longtime Angular 1 user, and after looking at Angular 2, I decided to try out React for the …

JavaScript’s Dates are fun with Moment.js

Posted on April 21, 2017<p>JavaScript<p>Date manipulation is incredibly common in most of the applications. It is one of those development hurdles that we …

JavaScript

Why You Should Choose React Over Angular 2 or 1 For That Matter

Like a lot of technologists, I really like to code. I remember coding with Angular 1 back in 2013 or thereabouts. Using Angular 1 directives was …

Nginx JavaScript is ready for prime time

Nginx has upgraded its web server and load balancer to take advantage of its JavaScript implementation.<p>The company on Tuesday debuts Nginx Plus R12, …

How to Use CSS Animations Like a Pro - animation-iteration-count

The resource you are linking to is using the 'http' protocol, which may not work when the browser is using https.<p>↑ Insert the most common viewport …

CSS

Popups, Modals, and Navigation — Using Angular Material (2) Components in your Angular (2) Project

This article is part 3 of a 4 part series of using Angular Material (2) in your Angular (2) Angular-CLI project.<p><b>Part 1</b> Setting up your first Angular …

Why Learn Functional Programming in JavaScript? (Composing Software)

Note: This is part of the “Composing Software” series on learning functional programming and compositional software techniques in JavaScript ES6+ …

Google gives everyone machine learning superpowers with TensorFlow 1.0 - ExtremeTech

By on February 17, 2017 at 10:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It wasn’t that long ago that …

Where in the world are the game jobs?

Figuring out how many game jobs there are in the world is a laudable goal. But it’s easier said that done.<p>I embarked on this task a while ago as part of a quest to figure out which regions of the world are most competitive when it comes to making and publishing games. PC and console games once …

Gaming Industry

20 JavaScript tools to blow your mind

JavaScript started its life as a browser-based language used for adding interactivity to web pages, but it has evolved tremendously over the past few …

CSS Reference

How to make responsive web apps with container queries

Responsive web design has been around for years now, and in that time we’ve seen a drastic shift in how we approach website development. Media …

Web Applications

‘President P*ssygrabber’: George R.R. Martin Warns America That Winter Is Coming For Real

It takes a lot to get a rise out of George R.R. Martin. After all, he created some of literature’s greatest monsters, including Joffrey Baratheon and Ramsay Bolton. But after one too many The Wall/Build the Wall comparisons, the <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> author could keep quiet no longer, and listed …

Pinpoint Network Vulnerabilities in Order to Prevent Attacks by Hackers

If you're looking to build a career in security, there's no better place to focus your efforts than penetration testing. By understanding the …

10 Things That Don't Make Sense To Introverts

A loud, crowded party? Hard pass.<p>Introverts are falsely known for being standoffish or preferring their own “personal bubble” ― but there’s so much more to being a “quiet” type than that.<p>To love an introvert is to know them (and, yes, respect their space). That means accepting their little quirks. …

Personality

Code Cola

This Is The Best Way To Motivate Yourself To Exercise: 4 Proven Secrets

Workout motivation. You don’t have any. You know exercise is good… and you still don’t do it. You’re not alone.We all want a magic pill that makes us …

Antidepressants

These Suicide Squad Character Videos Are Like Getting a Baseball Bat Made of LSD to the Face

Each and every misfit, monster, and killer starring in the upcoming <i>Suicide Squad</i> movie has received a quick character profile video, complete with …

Blockchain: Digital Business Disruptor or Doomed to Oblivion?

Blockchain will do for business transactions what the internet did for information. That’s what some of the boldest innovators believe about this architecture that promises to streamline commerce with built-in trust and transparency.<p>Hailed as the foundation for the next generation of transactional …

Blockchain

Condensed, or just dense? The apps that turn books into 15-minute reads

Many readers will recoil from these radically boiled-down versions of titles like A Brief History of Time. Me too, until I started reading them<p>Is this reading or “reading”? An app called Joosr, which aims to help users read a book in 20 minutes, has just been launched in the UK. Initially, this …

Books

How to Stop Sweating After a Workout | Men's Health

(Searching for a way to break a serious sweat in the first place? Try THE 21-DAY METASHRED—<i>Men’s Health</i>’s At-Home Body-Shredding Programs That Strips Away Fat and Reveals Lean, Hard Muscle.)<p><b>Control Your Shower Temperature</b><p>As soon as you finish your workout, jump in the shower and keep the water …

Can 'Coding Bootcamps' Fix The Shortage of Engineers?

Most tech executives agree that there’s a shortage of talented software engineers and programmers, but can the so-called “coding bootcamps” that have …

The awesome manifesto

If you want your list to be included on awesome, try to only include actual awesome stuff in your list. After all, it's a curation, not a …

Web Design

30 Regex Code Snippets All Web Developers Should Know

Regular expressions are a powerful tool that should be in every developer’s tool belt. They can match against a string of characters based on very …

The Confusing World of Object-Oriented Programming, Explained as an RPG

Object-oriented programming (or OOP) is an abstract concept, often hard to grasp when you’re new to programming. The “Invent with Python” blog offers …

Programming

Become a Sublime Text power user

<i>Wes Bos will be discussing modern worklow and tooling for frontend developers at Generate San Francisco on 15 July. Book now to become a founding</i> …

11 Handy Code Snippets For Interactive Buttons

Here in this post, we are showcasing a beautiful and useful compilation of 11 code snippets for creating interactive buttons for your web designs. …

Web Design